Senior Product Designer at IMG Academy

Posted on: 02/18/2021

Location: (ON-SITE)

full time

Original Source

Tags: ux

**Position Summary:** The New Growth Team is hiring a Senior Product Designer to lead the UX and UI design of a new platform from concept through execution. You will be part of a talented and entrepreneurial product team in a mission-driven organization focused on the growth and development of young people. **Responsibilities:** * Build a strong design culture as the first product designer on the New Growth Team. * Organize user research from beginning to end including concepting, socializing insights, and incorporating feedback into designs. * Become an expert on various user personas and continually champion their needs. * Define the end-to-end customer journey, from first impression and consideration of our product, to onboarding, engagement and purchase. * Identify tradeoffs and recommend design solutions based on qualitative and quantitative research. * Provide strategic thinking and innovation based on business goals and vision. * Communicate with the marketing and sales teams to maintain a consistent experience between the product and real-life experiences at IMG Academy. * Take ownership of the design-development collaboration, partnering closely with cross-functional partners like product, engineering, research, data science, and content. * Ensure consistency in our design language system, platform architecture, and continually develop our best practices. * Contribute to business strategy, requirement definition, and feature prioritization. * Facilitate alignment with stakeholders across the org and all levels of leadership. **Experience, Skills and Interests** * You have at 10+ years of experience as designer in consumer technology organizations. * You are an effective communicator who can articulate ideas and design solutions to teammates and leadership. * You have designed complex multi-sided platforms and customer journeys. * You have an affinity for style, consistency, color, typography, animation and a sharp eye for details. * You have experience owning the UX process inclusive of research, visual design and prototyping. * You put yourself in the customer’s shoes and develop ideas that are relevant and enticing. * You follow current trends in design patterns, platforms and technology, and have the ability to advocate for incorporating them within larger teams. * You have a portfolio showcasing app design visuals, wireframes, and comps that communicate large concepts. * You see diversity and inclusion as a Must-Have for a good work environment and a basis for innovation. * You care strongly about contributing to an equitable work environment. * You have a passion for sports, human performance and the development of young people. **Background Requirements** * Requires a background check upon offer * Requires a drug check upon offer