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Product Designer

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Location: Richmond
Company: PressReader
Hours: Full time

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At Evident Point, we work at the forefront of eReader development, making interactive digital textbooks and eBooks available to schools and to consumers who enjoy immersive reading on web and mobile devices. As a Product designer you’ll be at the forefront of our creative processes. Our ideal candidate is a detail-oriented individual with superior design thinking and application skills, with proven experience and an established portfolio, who is eager to learn or innovate on the latest techniques to solve various UI/UX design challenges for web and mobile applications.

As a Product Designer on the team you will be responsible for designing and prototyping high quality on-screen reading clients and back-end services. You will also be blazing the trail for new digital textbook enhancements, great layout and enhanced student learning experiences. On the consumer side we strive to provide the highest quality, cross device reading solutions to our unique audiences.

Responsibilities

  • Designing and prototyping high quality on-screen reading clients and back-end services.
  • Create new digital textbook enhancements, great layout and enhanced student learning experiences for web and mobile application.
  • Develop and provide the highest quality, cross device reading solutions to our unique audiences.
  • Use an evidence-based approach to decision making while enhancing customer experience.
  • Collaborate with our Program Managers to make sure we build what customers want.
  • Build great user experiences for cross-platform applications.
  • Create wireframes, high fidelity mockups and prototypes, designing and contributing to our thriving design system library, refine existing and upcoming application interfaces, and compose preliminary usability requirements by communicating with other teams, customers, stakeholders as well as our partners in the industry and open-source communities.

Core Skills

Strong understanding of user-centered design, including contextual design principles.

Strong communication skills and experience working in cross-functional teams

Proficiency with interface design tools such as Figma (our primary tool), Adobe XD or Sketch

Employing design tools to document user flows, interaction and motion as learnings, insights, system design and front-end design outcomes (e.g. interview notes, user-flows or iA flowcharts, and visual designs)

Demonstrate high level experience with low-fi to hi-fi design processes

Requirements

A minimum of a BS or BA degree (or equivalent experience) in Human-Computer Interaction, UX/UI/Design Diploma or Degree, or a related area

3+ years of experience designing and shipping cross-platform products (Web, Android/iOS) as a collaborative, empathetic, problem-solver, ideally in the SaaS/B2B space

A portfolio showing UX problem-solving and great visual designs

Working knowledge of HTML5/CSS3 (SASS)

Preferred Qualifications

Proficiency with maintaining and creating branding guidelines and design systems for multiple products.

Understanding of the overall software development process, particularly the agile methodology

Familiarity with e-reading software applications is an asset

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