Product Design Prototyper, Avatars

Facebook
Remote Regions

United States

Burlingame, CA

Remote (United States) +1

The Avatars team is looking for a Product Design Prototyper to create interactive prototypes across VR, AR and mobile. These prototypes will be used to answer important questions, provoke and resolve debates, and gather important feedback.

As a Product Design Prototyper, you will help build the Avatars system, the virtual identities that represent people across our family of apps. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to apply your design and technical skills, work closely with talented cross-functional teams, create interactive AR/VR experiences, and build the future of online social interaction.


You’ll be responsible for researching, designing and prototyping interactions. This is an exciting opportunity for a designer to focus on craft, cross-team collaboration, and both 3D and mobile design skills. You’ll work closely with Product Design, Art, Content Design, User Research and other cross functional partners to make your work come to life across platforms.


Product Design Prototyper, Avatars Responsibilities


  • Define and synthesize user requirements
  • Help establish design processes to align cross-functional teams
  • Contribute to strategic decisions, working with engineering and research teams
  • Design and create user experience prototypes and individually contribute to the feature set
  • Work with user research to user test and iterate on prototypes
  • Give and solicit feedback from others to raise the quality and craftsmanship of products
  • Partner with PMs, engineers, researchers and content designers, overseeing the implementation of the user experience
  • Quickly solve issues with cross-functional leads
  • Clearly communicate design decisions to a vast set of internal stakeholders
  • Help build product strategy
  • Advocate for product design within Facebook


Minimum Qualifications


  • Design skills and the proven experience to lead in cross-functional environments
  • 5+ years of experience in shipping software products
  • Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methods for user research
  • Experience to think at a high level about product strategy and vision
  • Portfolio featuring examples of interaction and visual work
  • Experience building prototypes and scripting with a 3D engine such as Unity, Unreal, or equivalent
  • Experience with C#


Preferred Qualifications


  • Experience working with SDKs and APIs
  • Experience with 3D Animation and rigging


About the Facebook company


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started. 


Facebook is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or who are neurodivergent, and to candidates with sincerely held religious beliefs or requiring pregnancy related support. If you need support, please reach out to accommodations-ext@fb.com

(Colorado only*) Minimum salary of $159,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)

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