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Sr. UX Designer - Device and Services Design Group

Sr. UX Designer - Device and Services Design Group

Job ID 
552116
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
6/28/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Design
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon's Device and Services Design Group is looking for an user experience designer to create elegant, customer-focused interfaces while meeting business teams’ needs and collaborating with a team of passionate designers.

This designer will be responsible for designing the usability, interaction flows, and visual design of new and existing applications and experiences on our line of digital products.

Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to the design of useful, usable, and desirable user interfaces in a team environment
  • Create user-centered designs by considering market analysis, customer feedback, site metrics, and usability findings
  • Use business requirements and market research to assist in developing scenarios, use cases, and high-level requirements
  • Design the UI architecture, interface, and interaction flow of applications and experiences
  • Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, click-throughs, and prototypes
  • Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications and design patterns
  • Present design work to the user experience team, product team, and Amazon.com executives for review and feedback

Basic Qualifications

  • 6+ years of experience as an interaction designer, user interface designer, or similar role
  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating great user-centered design solutions is a requirement for application
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a collaborative team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
  • Ability to work gracefully and have a bias for action in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment
  • Ability to drive the design review cycle and close on design requirements independently
  • Fluency in best practices for mobile and web-based information architecture and design, as well as strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques
  • Familiarity with the technical considerations needed when designing for the web
  • Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design or equivalent design-related field
  • Visual design expertise demonstrated through mockups and style guides
  • Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, and Dreamweaver

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to extract complex concepts and quickly turn around rigorous flows and mockups reflecting a range of options
  • Visual design expertise demonstrated through mockups and style guides
  • Additional design skills in related fields, including motion design and prototyping.
  • Experience in designing interactions for voice led devices