UX Designer, Advertising: Emerging Products

Remote New York, NY

Job summary


We are looking for a UX Designer to spearhead the evolution of new advertising products that will better connect businesses of all sizes to their customers. 


Key job responsibilities

Key responsibilities:


  • Own the UX of an emerging product with impact across Amazon
  • Create user-centered designs by considering market analysis, data, customer feedback, user research and technical constraints/opportunities.
  • Quickly and thoroughly create user flows, wireframes, design mockups, and prototypes to effectively conceptualize new product initiatives.
  • Relentlessly simplify and distill complex processes into intuitive and elegant UI.
  • Establish and maintain detailed user-interface patterns and specifications—working closely with developers to see your design through to deployment.
  • Communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
  • Partner closely with other product and design teams across Amazon


A day in the life


As a foundational member of a growing team within Amazon Advertising, your work will help us create best-in-class products. You’ll be involved in all aspects of product development from brainstorming the next innovation to working collaboratively with user research, engineering, and product management.


You will utilize a full range of skill—including: wire framing, interaction design, prototyping, and visual design—to bring these experiences to life. Your work will have strategic significance and high exposure. Most importantly, you will have a direct impact on the customer experience of shoppers, advertisers, and brand-owners globally.


About the team


Amazon Advertising operates at the intersection of eCommerce and advertising, offering a rich array of advertising solutions with the goal of helping our customers find and discover anything they want to buy.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS


  • 3+ years of design experience
  • An available online portfolio
  • Examples of shipped work across multiple platforms


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS


  • Expert visual design acumen demonstrated through owning product design end-to-end.
  • Mobile and tablet app design experience across multiple operating systems.
  • Ability to work efficiently and demonstrate a bias for action in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment.
  • Desire to work in a start-up style environment, where iteration and experimentation is encouraged.
  • Proven ability to work cross-team, synthesize feedback and input from business leaders, product management and engineering. (working directly with developers for implementation of designs).
  • Experience designing e-commerce experiences; bonus points in designing for global markets.
  • Familiarity with industry standard prototyping software.
  • Understanding of HTML, Javascript and CSS that informs design and interaction decisions.
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role.
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role


Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us


Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


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