• Senior UX Designer

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/16/2018 2:42 PM)
    Job ID
    618651
    Company
    Amazon Web Services, Inc.
    Position Category
    Design
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
    United States
  • Job Description

    The Amazon QuickSight team is seeking a passionate senior user experience designer to own and deliver best in class data insight experiences for business users in a highly competitive market.

    This designer will own the customer insights, UI architecture, and aesthetics of new experiences leveraging the latest technologies from AWS to help customers make faster data driven business decisions at scale and in any context (mobile, desktop etc.)

    We're looking for a designer to own large new feature areas to that provide elegant, intuitive user interfaces that deliver significant customer value, delight and excitement.

    This designer will have a significant impact on the creative direction of Amazon QuickSight with particular focus on the challenges of delivering compelling insights anywhere for businesses and enterprises.


    Responsibilities:
    · Contribute to the design of useful, usable, and desirable data insight products in a team environment
    · Create user-centered designs by considering market analysis, customer feedback, and usability findings
    · Use business requirements and market research to assist in developing use cases, high-level requirements
    · Design the UI architecture, interface, and interaction flow of new web and on-device software applications
    · Art direct or design the visual design of the web and software applications
    · Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, and prototypes
    · Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications
    · Present design work to the user experience team, product team, and Amazon.com executives for review and feedback
    · Contribute to the User Experience group’s shared knowledge of user-centered design and research methodologies




    Basic Qualifications

    Basic Qualifications:

    · 5+ years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar role
    · A portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating user-centered design solutions
    · Experience designing for mobile, voice, web and web based devices
    · Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or 6+ years equivalent professional experience
    Experience with a variety of design tools such as Sketch, Invision, XD, Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks etc.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Preferred Qualifications:

    · Experience designing user interfaces for data visualization or data insight products.
    · Experience designing for mobile, touch, voice and web.
    · Ability to prototype in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS etc.
    · Visual design expertise demonstrated through mockups and style guides
    · Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
    · Experience working in a collaborative team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
    · Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and design, as well as strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques
    Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation


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