Job Openings Product Designer II - 6371

About the job Product Designer II - 6371

Gentis Solutions is seeking a Product Designer II to join our team. This contract-to-hire position is with one of our Fortune 50 clients interested in full-time consultants. The ideal candidates will have the required skills listed below and will be eligible and open to be hired by our client at the end of the project’s duration. This position works alongside an existing team and leverages enterprise-level technologies and processes. If you would like to work at a company that has been recognized for its diversity and inclusion, its work to drive positive social change, and as an environmental leader, make sure you apply below.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Comfortable using Mural
  • Excellent facilitator (responsible for running discovery workshops, stakeholder alignments, creating artifacts like journey maps and service blueprints)
  • Demonstrate excellent written, verbal and visual communication skills
  • Solid research background, including gathering and coding both qualitative and quantitative data
  • Able to work in areas that are sometimes ambiguous
  • Able to explain the rationale for decisions to team members and stakeholders with confidence and incorporate feedback from others
  • Highly skilled at creating high and low fidelity prototypes

Typical Duties

  • Assists in defining products from vision to delivery by employing leading-edge design methods and supporting creative problem-solving activities
  • Partner and collaborate with Senior Product Designers and multi-disciplinary teams to understand and identify areas of opportunity driven from online data, usability, market research and user-centric design principles
  • Champion the user by understanding their goals and behaviors, communicating their needs, and creating solutions to meet those needs. Balance user needs with desired business outcomes
  • Persuade others through storytelling
  • Provide feedback on others' work
  • Work on product teams focused on making great digital products that delight customers and drive the business
  • Support and participate in Customer Research activities including interviews, contextual observation and surveys
    • Use personas and other data to understand customer problems, behaviors and goals
    • Translate user insights into design problems
  • Create customer journey maps, user flows, UX canvases, wireframes, or other artifacts that identify problems to solve through design
  • Lead discovery sessions, create sketches and other brainstorming artifacts to demonstrate divergent thinking
  • Creating high and low fidelity prototypes - static or interactive - to communicate design decisions and test with users
  • Seek feedback on designs through usability testing, surveys, card sorting, and other evaluative research methods to make sure your ideas work for users
  • Review existing solutions to ensure they meet design standards and best practices, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Understand how design decisions impact the business, and balance user needs with desired business outcomes
  • Embrace Agile environment and acts as an advocate for customers, providing design solutions based in user-centered design, user research, and customer analytics
  • Apply standards from design systems and/or brand guidelines, and contribute to design systems
  • Create detailed artifacts, such as wireframes or storyboards to make sure stakeholders understand the design

Compensation & Benefits

Gentis Solutions offers industry-leading employment packages for its professionals. Full-time Gentis employees can expect compensation at above market rates with exceptional benefits such as:

  • Premium coverage of health, dental, & vision
  • Fully matched 401K plan
  • PTO plan that reaches 4 weeks of time off
  • Maternity Leave, and more