Product Design Specialist

Seattle, Washington, USA

Full Time
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Posted 2 weeks ago

Product Design Specialist

We are seeking an agile and innovative Product Design Specialist to join our Talent Development team. The ideal candidate will have experience with front-end development on a broad range of digital platforms, with demonstrated expertise in web design and development. The specialist is responsible for maintenance and optimization of our online learning portal and helping to pioneer just-in-time learning throughout our programs and services.
Our team implements learning solutions that reach team members around the world with the primary aim of helping them be more effective and productive in their jobs and improve their business interactions with Amazon. We accomplish this through focused content curation, creative storytelling, and advocating for innovative solutions.
Please include your online portfolio and work samples in your application.

Responsibilities
─ Evaluate the effectiveness of talent products through usability studies, customer feedback, and user analytics
─ Manage online learning portal to further optimize the customer experience
─ Invent new front end features for talent products
─ Create and maintain excellent relationships with customers and co-workers
─ Design for sustainability and scale
Knowledge & Skill Requirements
─ Experience in Web Development and technologies like HTML(5)/CSS/JavaScript
─ Excellent communicator (written/verbal) and interpersonal skills
─ Great eye for usability and judgment for when/how to best leverage layout, typeface, and features to convey information

Basic Qualifications


─ Associate degree or professional certification in web design, user experience design, or similar domain
─ Excellent problem solving skills
─ Proficiency in Web Development and technologies like HTML(5)/CSS/JavaScript
─ Knowledge of the design process and how/when to use methods effectively
─ Experience with one or more Front End technologies/MVC frameworks such as AngularJS, ReactJS, etc.
─ Candidate must have good written and oral communication skills, be a fast learner and have the ability to adapt quickly to a fast-paced development environment.

Preferred Qualifications

─ Bachelor degree in web design, user experience design, or similar domain
─ 2+ years professional experience in software development
─ Computer Science and Web Development fundamentals
─ Web Technologies and different web development paradigm
─ Experience with serverless web technologies like AWS Lambda, API Gateway, etc…
─ Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as JavaScript/Java/Python


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: Analytics CSS Digital platforms Experience design Front-end HTML JavaScript Product design Python User experience Web design