Senior User Experience Designer, Dataplex, Google Cloud

Remote (United States) +2

Note: Google’s hybrid workplace includes remote and in-office roles. By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following:


In-office locations: Kirkland, WA, USA; Seattle, WA, USA.

Remote location(s): United States.


Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Design, User Experience, Human-Computer Interaction, a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 10 years of experience as a UX Designer or in a similar role.
  • Experience collaborating with Designers, Researchers, Engineers, Content Strategists, and Product Managers throughout the design process.
  • A portfolio highlighting projects that demonstrate experiences crafting usable digital interfaces.


Preferred qualifications:


  • Experience defining UX for large technical experiences, components libraries, and systems for reuse across multiple products in a suite.
  • Experience collaborating with Product Managers to define and explore product opportunities.
  • Experience designing and shipping successful platform experiences for enterprise users.
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts clearly across different audiences and varying levels of the organization to influence product design strategy.
  • Outstanding conceptual and interaction design skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving, communication, and collaboration skills.


About the job


At Google Cloud, we help our customers digitally transform their businesses by turning data into actionable insights. Our mission is to offer an enterprise cloud data platform with proven dependability that makes data-driven decision making easy. 


As part of the Dataplex team, you will partner closely with product managers, engineers, and researchers to design experiences for managing data. You will create data changes and curation recommendations, cascade settings and permissions, and integrate products in the Data Analytics portfolio. You will focus on developing solutions to improve data professional's tooling and workflow from onboarding to production. 


User experience is at the forefront of how we create intuitive, innovative, and beautiful products that people love. We strive to learn and understand our users’ needs, behaviors, and emotions to gather insights that inform product strategy and design.


Our UX teams include designers, researchers, content strategists, and engineers who are passionate about quality, usability, and simplicity. We work on collaborative teams to solve complex challenges and craft experiences that highlight our products’ unique capabilities and personalities.


Our work touches billions while exemplifying a key principle that is core to Google’s philosophy: “Focus on the user and all else will follow.”


Additional Information 

(Colorado only*) Salary range of $180,000 - $194,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. 

*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085 (8-5-20) of the minimum salary compensation for this role when being hired into our offices in Colorado.


Responsibilities


  • Collaborate with stakeholders to create a multi-year goal to help Google’s Big Data products meet the needs of our users.
  • Advocate for users to improve the user experience while aligning with Google Cloud and Data Business strategy.
  • Drive creativity, innovate and challenge established thinking, and develop approaches to complex design problems.
  • Develop user journeys, mockups, prototypes, storyboards, and presentations to communicate design ideas for Data products by translating complex workflows and system designs into thorough conceptual models.
  • Partner with User Experience Research, Product Management, and Engineering to influence direction and drive features from research to implementation, and advocate for design solutions through presentations, documentation, and prototypes.


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