PRODUCT DESIGNER

To apply email jobs@recess.is with resume, why you want to work at RECESS, and examples of products you have designed

Product Designer should be an experienced designer that is comfortable creating a great user experience across platforms catered at the unique needs of a dual-sided marketplace.  As a Product Designer, you will be improving our marketplace platform by implementing a best in class user experience, design, and intuitive features. You will work to improve existing design, design new prototypes, gather feedback/metrics from users, and iterate based on feedback to optimize our user experience. The Product Designer will be core to the RECESS ecosystem working closely with all teams as we further execute on the company's vision.

Responsibilities:

  • Design prototypes, wireframes, user flows, sketches, and high-fidelity visuals of features

  • Create prototypes with pixel level detail when required for a design prior to implementation

  • Solicit feedback from your peers, end-users and colleagues in your product team and iterate on product interfaces based on feedback and measured performance bottlenecks

  • Understand, develop, and implement KPIs and make data a part of your process in order to measure success

  • Work cross-functionally with product, engineering and business partners to represent the design team, facilitate design discussions, and share constructive feedback

  • Work closely with leadership to define your features and contribute to the overall direction of your product deliverables

 

We’d love to hear from you if:

  • Confident and passionate about progressive design and its development to production. You're not afraid of responsibility and accountability so great communication and time management is a must

  • 2+ years of experience as a contributor on a design team with a demonstrable portfolio

  • A deep understanding of responsive and progressive design practices

  • Experience with prototyping, agile development and collaborative product iteration

  • Ability to clearly articulate and justify your design decisions

 

Bonus if you:

  • Have experience in business insights or analytics, SQL reporting, and data visualization

  • Passion for Product and Software Development methodologies

  • Previous Agile/Scrum experience

 

**Perks**

  • Competitive salary

  • Employee Stock Options

  • Unlimited vacation

  • Stipends available for continued career development