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We’re looking for an exceptional Senior Product Designer who can help us define the user experience of Roofstock’s platform (web and mobile). If you’re excited about making huge contributions, that can help disrupt an industry that is set on old ways of doing things, you’ve found the right place.
As a Senior Product Designer, you will lead initiatives to evolve existing features, as well as design new products to help move our platform to the next level. If you’re ready to help us build the next big thing, we would love to hear from you.
What are some cool things you will get to do
Lead design projects across the entire product lifecycle and multiple product launches. You set the vision for the user experience and create the space for others to collaborate
Work with multi-disciplinary teams including product, engineering, and business people to find elegant but practical solutions to design challenges
Drive product initiatives from conception to conclusion, including product ideation, user research, flowcharts, prototypes, wireframes, functional specifications, high-fidelity renders, product specs, etc
Contribute to the near and long term visions for features and product that is scalable
Develop UX strategies in collaboration with product managers and design peers
Give and solicit feedback from other designers
Leverage research data, design principles, or other objective information to support design decisions
Establish a strong design culture by collaborating with members of multidisciplinary teams and advocating for users and user-centered design practice
Implement a/b test experiments to optimize our core features and validate hypothesis
Maintain and evolve Roofstock’s brand and user experience
Bring your wit and wisdom to new business opportunities and product initiatives
Stay up-to-date with design application changes and industry development
What You Bring To The Table
Bachelors or equivalent degree in HCI, Interaction Design, Graphic Design
5+ years experience working with product team and tech leads
Expert in Sketch
Expertise with InVision and other prototyping tools
Expertise with Adobe Creative Suite, with emphasis in Illustrator and Photoshop.
Excellent portfolio that shows the entire product design process from ideation/iteration to final delivery demonstrated in a range of cross-platform work
Working knowledge of HTML/CSS is a plus
Experience working in the real estate, finance, or ecommerce industries a plus
A penchant for details and organization, including the ability to prioritize tasks, communicate progress and meet deadlines
Ability to produce beautiful and clean solutions with understanding of product scalability and usability
Rapidly produce multiple concepts and prototypes; knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, and when to make low-fi sketches and prototypes.
In this role, you will be working on initiatives from conception to conclusion, therefore we want a well-rounded designer, but your strength is IxD
Ability to formulate and articulate UX strategies
Ability to work with an agile framework with Lean UX methodologies
Excellent problem solving skills and the ability to communicate ideas
Ability to effectively take direction with feedback from coworkers and stakeholders and work independently/collaboratively and autonomously
Great attitude and good sense of humor
What We Offer
Medical, Vision and Dental for you (100%) and your dependents (50%).
Pre-tax commuter benefits.
Unlimited vacation and sick days.
Equity incentives to give you a stake in the Company’s future.
An upbeat and collaborative work culture.
A fully stocked kitchen with snacks and meals.