Senior UX Designer, Advertising UX, Design Systems

Remote (United States)

Job summary


Have a passion for systems thinking and designing experiences that scale? 


Our team owns the design system — and other foundational features (navigation, personalization, onboarding, etc.) — that power Amazon Ad’s advertiser-facing tools.


As our new Senior UX Designer, you’ll work with teams across our organization to define new patterns, features, and services for use by any tool in our ecosystem. You’ll also create resources to help designers, product managers, and engineers launch these cross-cutting features at scale. 


We’re looking for someone who loves learning and approaching problems from a million different angles. You’ll use all the pieces of your UX design toolkit: wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, prototypes, research, writing, etc. You’ll work with a wide variety of stakeholders to take experiences from concept to final delivery. You’ll have amble opportunity to exercise your curiosity, creativity, and ownership.


Key job responsibilities


  • Produce designs that balance product opportunities, market analysis, data, customer feedback, user research, and technical constraints.
  • Quickly and thoroughly create user flows, wireframes, design mockups, and prototypes to effectively conceptualize new feature initiatives.
  • Establish and maintain detailed user-interface patterns and specifications.
  • Communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
  • Mentor junior talent


About the team


At Amazon we put our customers first in everything we do—and our advertising programs are no exception. We’re building solutions that enable brands around the world to connect with their customers wherever they shop, read, watch, or share online.


The Advertising UX team excels at distilling the needs of a diverse customer base into elegant, innovative experiences that help advertisers do their jobs better. We’re looking for a new teammate who is enthusiastic, empathetic, curious, motivated, reliable, and able to work effectively with a diverse team of peers; someone who will help us amplify the positive and inclusive team culture we’ve been building.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS


  • 8+ years of design experience
  • An available online portfolio


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS


  • Basic understanding of the HTML, Javascript, and CSS to inform your design decisions
  • Desire to work in a start-up style environment, where iteration is encouraged
  • Proven ability to work cross-team and synthesize feedback and input from business leaders, product management, and engineering


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