Product Designer

Schoology - New York, NY - Full time


What You’ll do:

  • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques including, but not limited to, prototyping and usability testing.
  • Work closely with product and engineering teams to iterate on existing features or introduce new features and make them robust experiences for our customers.
  • Test your designs with users, iterating on your designs when they don't work.
  • Collaborate with designers and developers to manage, curate, and expand our design system.

To succeed in this position, you will have:

  • Broad knowledge of core user experience concepts including: interface design, interaction design, user flows, designing for devices and prototyping, user research tactics, information architecture, systems thinking, design thinking, behavioral economics, and content strategy.
  • A focus on growing as a designer and a desire to learn how to use a variety of tools, practices, processes and where they fit into the workflow.
  • Ability to make rational design decisions supported by design theory, research data, business goals, and design principles.
  • Ability to understand customer needs, motivations and behaviors and translate them into actionable deliverables.
  • Experience providing and accepting feedback graciously and learning from everything you do.

What we’ll expect from you:

  • You’re a self starter who will bring original ideas and fresh approaches to each project, not matter how big or small.
  • You stress the details and understand how to work with developers and product owners.
  • You think in terms of design systems.
  • Attention to details and visual form.
  • Detail-oriented and highly developed organizational skills including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Strong knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to responsive Web-based applications.

At Schoology, we are continuously advancing what is possible in education. You in?

Schoology is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity of every kind.

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Experience Level

Mid Level

Schoology

Schoology is one of the fastest growing education technology companies, with more than 20 million users across the world. We are giving educators all the tools they need to more easily personalize education and improve student outcomes, but in a way that works easily with their current systems and teaching approach. We’ve evolved the traditional learning management system into an education cloud: a platform that connects the people, content, and systems that fuel education.

Working at Schoology offers you a chance to help solve the most important challenges in education in an environment that’s fun, collaborative and innovative. We are looking for smart, creative individuals who are passionate about education and aren't afraid to show it.

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