Senior Product Designer (Remote)

Job description

DockYard seeks an exceptional Product Designer with a passion for UX and visual design to join our remote team in creating user-centered web applications!


This is an amazing opportunity to become a member of our exceptional product design team for a premiere, full-stack digital product agency. DockYard works with ambitious clients across a range of verticals, including: Netflix, Flywheel Sports, McGraw-Hill Education, Zipcar, and more.


We have a holistic approach to product design with an amazing team of designers and engineers. We are looking for someone who enjoys the challenge of making the complex simple and has a passion for the intersection of technology and design.


You are a full-stack product designer. Your workflow includes product discovery, design strategy, wireframing, user journey mapping, iterative prototyping, user research, user testing, and visual design. We take a user-centric approach to solving design challenges and are focused on growing our industry-leading expertise in Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) in 2019 and beyond.

What It’s Like to Work Here

We offer a comprehensive benefit plan with a focus on providing an exceptional working environment.  Some of these benefits include:

  • 100% distributed workforce
  • 100% DockYard paid medical, dental, vision, life & AD&D starting Day 1
  • 401(k) offered through Vanguard
  • Substantial paid time off
  • Conference stipend

Responsibilities

  • Design clean, intuitive flows and experiences that excite our clients’ users
  • Bring solid research and discovery practices to inform design and UX solutions
  • Wireframe, prototype, and create hi-fidelity designs
  • Craft beautiful and elegant user-centered solutions
  • Partner with our engineers, UXD, PMs and stakeholders to oversee user experience for products and features from conception to launch
  • Work in solidarity with our customers and other DockYard teams
  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with engineers and designers
  • The ability to articulate strategic, UX, and design ideas in an environment that encourages opinionated product designers
  • Provide and seek feedback from other designers to always push quality
  • Design systems experience a plus

Requirements

Must Haves

  • 5+ years of product design experience
  • An excellent communicator who can work well with clients and diverse teams
  • Experience designing and shipping products that customers love
  • Experience with the full-range of product, interaction, and visual design
  • Experience using data to inform design and product decisions
  • Talent in creating and maintaining complex design systems
  • Ability to clearly communicate product strategy, design rationale and conceptual ideas
  • Proficiency with Creative Suite, Sketch, and prototyping tools.
  • A portfolio of top-notch product work that demonstrates strong design and UX skills

We are aware of a recent social engineering scam involving employment and interview offers from imposters and we'd like to apologize for any confusion. Our team employs a rigorous hiring process for qualifying candidates and would never ask you to cash a check for us.If you have any questions about the status of an application, are wondering if you've been contacted by an authorized employee, or have any similar cause for concern, please do not hesitate to contact our incredible hiring team at careers@dockyard.com. Once again, thank you for your support and we apologize for any confusion this may have caused.


DockYard is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity,  disability, political affiliation, personal appearance, pregnancy, family responsibilities, matriculation, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

 

This role is a U.S.-based remote position. This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.