Senior UX/UI Designer
EMPLOYER NAME: TripAdvisor, LLC
POSITION: Senior UX/UI Designer
WORKSITE: 400 First Avenue, Needham, MA 02494
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Works with the Restaurants group’s product design team, primarily on the owner-facing Management Center Web app, as well as the consumer-facing responsive website and native app; partners cross-functionally with product and engineering to translate business and users’ goals into elegant but practical designs that deliver on key business and user metrics; designs and specifies user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, usability testing, and other forms of requirements discovery; applies hands-on production of user requirements, storyboards, wireframes, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications; collaborates with a variety of stakeholders to brainstorm new products, features and functionalities that enhance our mobile and web experiences; independently provides strategic design solutions that demonstrate user-centered-design thinking; explains rationale behind creative decisions based on best practice; serves as a voice of the restaurant owner and consumer, advocating for solutions that deliver the best user experience with a consideration of available site data, internal studies, and industry best practices; applies metrics & KPI models to help support design decisions; drives and/or collaborate on all cyclical user testing sessions and independently seek out relevant research to inform design executions; actively shares UX/UI and UCD best practices and tools with team and business partners, identifying ways to leverage them for efficiency and optimal design solutions; helps create, maintain and enforce the brand book, templates, style guides and toolkits.
REQUIREMENTS: The position requires a Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Industrial Design, or a related field plus two (2) years of experience in the job offered or a related field. Position also requires demonstrable experience with each of the following: designing for responsive web and mobile applications; shipped B2B products and a demonstrable understanding of what it takes to create business-oriented as well as consumer-oriented experiences; designing within iOS and Android native platform guidelines; expert knowledge of design prototyping tools such as Sketch, and Invision; and experience with animation tools such as After Effects, Principle, or Lotie.
Job #: 10173.756
TO APPLY: TO APPLY: Please Mail resume to: TripAdvisor Recruiting, 400 1 Ave, Needham, MA 02494 referencing 10173.756. EOE.