UX Designer - Brand Stores

New York, New York, USA

Full Time
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Posted 1 month ago

Amazon Advertising operates at the intersection of eCommerce and advertising, offering a rich array of digital display advertising solutions with the goal of helping our customers find and discover anything they want to buy. We help advertisers reach Amazon customers on Amazon.com, across our other owned and operated sites, on other high quality sites across the web, and on millions of Kindles, tablets, and mobile devices. We start with the customer and work backwards in everything we do, including advertising. If you’re interested in joining a rapidly growing team working to build a unique, world-class advertising group with a relentless focus on the customer, you’ve come to the right place.

We are looking for a Senior UX Designer to lead design for Stores: a self-service tool that empowers brands of all sizes to tell their story, showcase their products, and connect with new customers. As part of the Advertising User Experience (AUX) team, you’ll be involved in all aspects of product development from brainstorming the next innovation to working collaboratively with user research, engineering, and product management.

Job Responsibilities:
· Create user-centered designs by considering market analysis, data, customer feedback, user research and technical constraints/opportunities.
· Quickly and thoroughly create shopper flows, wireframes, design mockups, and prototypes to effectively conceptualize new product initiatives.
· Relentlessly simplify and distill complex processes into intuitive and elegant UI tools.
· Develop and maintain detailed user-interface patterns and specifications—working closely with developers to see your design through to deployment.
· Communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
Impact and Career Growth:
· Lead the design of a rapidly growing product with impact across Amazon
· Partner closely with other product teams across Amazon and brands that sell on Amazon
· Build large-scale solutions that drive brand/shopper engagement
· Join an established team of UX designers, researchers, and leaders
· Mentor junior talent

You will utilize a full range of skills including, wire framing, interaction design, prototyping, and visual design to bring these experiences to life. Most importantly, you will have a direct impact on the customer experience of shoppers, advertisers, and brand-owners—globally and at scale

Basic Qualifications

· 3+ years of design experience
· An available online portfolio

Preferred Qualifications

· Ability to create interactive experiences with prototyping software or by hand.
· Understanding of HTML, Javascript and CSS that informs design and interaction decisions.
· Proven ability to work cross-team, synthesize feedback and input from business leaders, product management, and engineering. (working directly with developers for implementation of designs)
· Expert visual design acumen demonstrated through owning product design end-to-end.
· Experience designing e-commerce experiences; bonus points in designing for global markets.
· Experience designing CMS tools for large brands.
· Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
· A love for branding and story-telling.
· Desire to work in a start-up style environment, where iteration is encouraged.
· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Job tags: CSS Engineering HTML JavaScript Product design Product management Prototypes Research Story-telling User experience User research Visual design Wireframes
Job region(s): North America
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