Senior Product Designer

Position Overview

Birchbox is seeking a Senior Product Designer to help lead the design of our digital products from initial, high-level brainstorming through final execution and launch. This role will partner with product managers, engineers and other designers to push the Birchbox site experience, making it engaging and usable at every stage. S/he will be responsible for iterating on and improving existing product features, as well as crafting new ones. Our ideal candidate has exceptional visual and interface design skills, and experience with both user research and designing for e-Commerce. This role is temp to permanent.
 

Key responsibilities:
  • Analyze, refine and push the current details of the Birchbox digital experience, with a focus on our Shop.
  • Lead the design effort - from concept to completion - of new product features.
  • Collaborate with engineers to communicate pixel-perfect mocks and make sure they are executed flawlessly.  
  • Partner with other designers to maintain design consistency and coherence across all products and platforms.
  • Contribute to product strategy and work with Product Managers to use data and customer research to identify impactful design opportunities.
  • Partner with product managers to set up test plans and conduct user research. 
  • Understand the overarching Birchbox brand and ensure that the digital experience feels connected to all other customer touch points (print, social media, retail)

Requirements
  • 5+ years of product design experience.
  • Deep portfolio of work, including multiple projects you have lead.
  • Experience designing for large-scale, robust websites. E-commerce experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience incorporating data in your work.
  • Ability to move fluidly between user experience design and visual design.
  • Strong mobile experience (both mobile web and app).
  • An understanding of HTML5, CSS3, iOS and the technical limitations influencing design.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills. 
  • The ability to seamlessly balance long term projects with daily design needs.
  • Familiarity with Sketch preferred.

 

 

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