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Amazon

User Experience Designer

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
6 days ago
DESCRIPTION
In Recruiting Engine we create useful and usable experiences for both candidates and employees. Our customers are every single Amazon employee, plus those looking to join us.
UX Design at Amazon brings the practices of Interaction Design, Visual Design, Service Design and User Research into a single, user-centric design enterprise. Our UX designers are capable of producing great UI concepts, developing those concepts into complete and well-documented frameworks, producing visuals, and developing and delivering those concepts in high fidelity with highest-quality fit and finish.
In a fast-paced, collaborative environment, you'll drive UX design from early-stage concepts all the way through final delivery and launch. You'll work closely with UX leadership, product management, engineering, and executive leadership across the Recruiting Engine organization.

What you'll be doing:
• Create, communicate, and test customer journeys, information architecture, wireframes, interaction flows, motion and transitions, and visual design.
• Deliver UX specs, assets, and redlines to engineers.
• Own the UX from beginning to end, including working hand-in-hand with engineers and QA until the product/feature is built to spec, polished, and achieving the CX and business goals.
• Work inventively around constraints and navigate ambiguous situations.
• Create guidelines and evangelize best practices to create an excellent customer experience for Amazon users.
• Work collaboratively with other designers, product managers and engineers to develop world class results.
• Build relationships and communicate effectively with local and remote cross-functional teams.
• Present designs to senior management, defending design decisions, advocating for the customer, and building consensus.
• Rigorously generate data to build a deep understanding of products in order to make informed design decisions.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience•
• 3+ years of experience as a UX designer or similar role
• Professional portfolio of design work
• Experience designing for mobile (iOS and Android) and web

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Experience working in the machine learning domain or with data scientists.Ability to present work using functional prototypes built with InVision, Flinto, Principle, Framer,Figma, Axure, HTML/CSS/JS, or similar
• Experience with Sketch and Illustrator
• Visual design expertise demonstrated through mockups, prototypes, and style guides
• Practical knowledge of user-centered design methodologies, and of usability principles.
• Highly skilled in both visual and UX design.
• Professional portfolio of design work
• Ownership, bias for action, and passion for building a world-class UX.
• Creativity, strategic thinking, solid design process.
• Excellent written, communication and storytelling skills.
• Ability to deliver high-quality solutions in a rapid, iterative design and development environment.
• Responsive, flexible and able to succeed within a collaborative, multi-tasking environment.
• Experience defining, building, and maintaining design systems that spans multiple products

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