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Lead Product Designer - Accessibility - NYC

New York, NY
Lead Product Designer  - Accessibility – NYC
Do well and do good – built a product that supports communities!
 
We are honored to represent our client, a domain leading B2B SaaS company building platforms that help non-profits, public sector organizations, school districts, local government and colleges better serve their communities, in their search for a Lead Product Designer who is skilled in UX and visual design and has a passion for helping non-profit and/or government agencies.
The ideal candidate will have experience building complex products that are ADA compliant, inclusive, accessible and mobile-friendly.
 
Responsibilities
  • Own the complete design process, from concept development to visual design to developer handoff, including use cases, wireframes, and high fidelity prototypes
  • Oversee product through launch and iteration
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team of designers, product manager, and engineers
  • Execute research (discovery, exploratory and validation) as needed, including personas and use cases
  • Mentor junior designers
  • Act as an evangelist for the product to internal stakeholders
  • With the team, design the product strategy and roadmap
 
Experience
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong knowledge of ADA compliance rules best practices and experience building accessible products A MUST
  • Degree in design, technology or psychology (or equivalent work experience).
  • Core expertise in Interaction (UX) Design, UI Design or Design Research.
  • Experience designing SaaS products for the B2B market in a distributed Agile environment.
  • Portfolio demonstrating the design of complex products and a rigorous design process
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience designing mobile and web-based applications.
  • The ability to show, through use cases and portfolio samples, experiences where you have been required to explore a problem space, define a solution framework and then execute vigorously.
 
Portfolio required for consideration
Lois Siegel
Director of Recruiting
UX Hires
111 John Street, Suite 450, New York NY 10038
o: 646 863 5008 ext 506    c: 917 783 4487
e: lois@uxhires.com
 
 
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