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wedding registry for the modern couple
 
Design, Full Time    New York, Charlottesville    Posted: Wednesday, June 12, 2019
 
   
 
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Zola is seeking a talentedProduct Designer to be the customer advocate & interpret customer needs for our newmarketplace wedding planning product. Product Designers at Zola are creative thinkers who effectively communicate their ideas & continuously collaborate with product managers, strategists, & engineers to continually innovate at various stages of product conceptualization & design strategy. The role is responsible for creating & overseeing detailed user experience design solutions, prototyping, feature lists, & testing ideas with real users, providing interaction & visual direction from definition to specification. Product designers are measured on the success of their product.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Apply design principles & user-centered design methodologies to create a great mobile experience for our couples & guests
  • Define, create, & communicate the experience direction using appropriate tools to describe intent. This includes: sketches, workflows, wireframes, interaction specifications.
  • Lead every stage of product design life cycle including research, ideation, low fidelity design iteration, high fidelity design iteration, animation, & engineering support throughout development.
  • Collaborate with product management, marketers, merchandisers, customer service, & engineers to define features.
  • Plan & execute research activities including tool & method selection, participant recruitment, conducting sessions, & findings synthesis.
  • Create effective & thoughtful product solutions by considering site analytics, customer feedback, & research findings
  • Design solutions that drive measurable business objectives
  • Bring inspiring & creative ideas into an energetic & collaborative team in a fast-paced environment

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Deep knowledge of native operating systems & mobile web design best practices
  • Strong visual & interaction design
  • Proven experience & understanding of native mobile & mobile web design/development
  • Clear understanding of usability, user-centered design, accessibility & web standards
  • Demonstrates thoughtful & thorough approach to design process
  • Highly proficient in design & prototyping tools such as Sketch & InVision
  • A portfolio which demonstrates problem-solving in the various phases of user-centered design
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Degree in Design-related field

BONUS

  • Proficiency in animation tools such as Framer or Principle
  • Relevant eCommerce experience

ABOUT ZOLA

Zola is the fastest growing wedding company in the country. We're reinventing the wedding planning & registry experience to make the happiest moment in our couples' lives even happier. From engagement to wedding & decorating your first home, Zola is there, combining compassionate customer service with modern tools & technology. All in the service of love.

Headquartered in New York City, our team brings deep experience working on beautiful, award-winning e-commerce sites & mobile apps in past roles at Gilt Groupe, Yahoo, Amazon, J.Crew, Rent The Runway, Goldman Sachs, among many others. In 2017 the Wall Street Journal named Zola a top 25 Tech Company to Watch, & Forbes named Zola a Next Billion-Dollar Startup.

 
 
 
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