Senior Product Designer

Schoology - New York, NY - Full time

Schoology - New York, NY - Full time

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Schoology is one of the fastest growing education technology companies millions of 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.

What we're looking for:

We’re looking for a talented and experienced Sr. Product Designer (UI/UX) with a passion for solving problems and creating engaging experiences. You’ll be a part of the entire product design lifecycle and have strong conceptual thinking skills. You should have the ability to understand customer needs, motivations, and behaviors and how to translate them into interfaces. You'll also have experience in solving complex workflows for a variety of audiences. You'll have at least four to five years of experience designing dynamic experiences and a proven record of meeting user and business goals.

What you'll do:

We want you to be a driving force in gathering insight into our users’ needs, behaviors and intentions by conducting user research and include the user at every step of the process.

You’ll work quickly and iteratively with product and engineering teams to create innovative interface designs for new features and improvements of our award-winning, rapidly growing application that enhances how teachers teach and how students learn.

You'll also:

  • Develop detailed concepts, prototypes, and patterns to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Articulate the strategy behind your work and map decisions to specific objectives.
  • Design consistent experiences across multiple devices.
  • Strong visual communication skills with a keen eye for typography, layout, and color.
  • Use and extend our design system in your solution.
  • Help develop new processes to optimize the role of design within the organization.

Bonus points for:

  • In depth user research experience.
  • Any responsive design experience.

To apply:

Please send your resume along with your portfolio detailing your specific input on design for each product/project presented. We should be able to recognize your design sense, your UX reasoningand your project presentation should be clear.

All team members at Schoology are expected to embody our Core Values which are Passion, Collaboration, Innovation, Curiosity and Integrity.

Our mission is to continuously advance what is possible in education. You in?

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

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Role

Ux / Graphic Design

Experience Level

Mid Level

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