Full Job Description
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
HBO Max is the future of entertainment and storytelling.
WarnerMedia’s new streaming entertainment offering, HBO Max is the culmination of some of the most innovative new technology and greatest creative talent in the industry. Anchored by the entire HBO service, arguably the greatest brand in television, HBO Max also features fan favorites from the WarnerMedia library including Warner Bros., New Line, DC, CNN, TNT, TBS, truTV, Turner Classic Movies, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Crunchyroll, Rooster Teeth, Looney Tunes, and more. HBO Max will also be home to key third-party library acquisitions, such as Friends, South Park and Doctor Who, and more than 50 exclusive Originals in its first year, from the likes of groundbreaking creative talent such as J.J. Abrams, Ridley Scott, Jordan Peele, Steven Soderbergh, Michael Mann, Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon, Anna Kendrick, Greg Berlanti, Melissa McCarthy, Robert Zemeckis, Ellen DeGeneres, and other visionaries.
As Senior Product Designer, you will be involved in every aspect of the product design process, from initial brainstorm sessions to final pixel tweaks. You will utilize a full range of product design, interaction design, and visual design skills, and be responsible for much of the final product experience. You will work closely with a talented team of designers, product managers, engineers, researchers and writers. On large, complex projects you will partner with Advanced Product Designers.
Deliver appropriate design artifacts spanning all project phases, from concept development and design to production and documentation (e.g., evaluations, task flows, user scenarios, information architecture, interaction models, wireframes, low- and high-fidelity prototypes, specs and guidelines).
Develop, present, and advocate for your work.
Collaborate with product managers, researchers, writers and engineers, as well as other design team colleagues.
Use research to inform design and collaborate with team members to understand and interpret stakeholder feedback.
Contribute to high-level strategic decisions alongside the product and executive teams.
Convert ambiguity and opportunity into design solutions.
Help strike a balance between user goals and business needs to craft win-win experiences for our customers and our business.
Contribute to creating a fun and supportive culture that allows us to make career-defining user experiences.
5+ years’ experience as a product designer
Experience leading complex projects for at least 1-2 years
BA/BS degree in design, human-computer interaction, or a related field is a bonus but not a requirement
A portfolio that demonstrates strong visual and interaction design skills, as well as a laser focus on user needs and considerations
Experience designing cohesive cross-platform experiences including mobile, connected TV, and web
Proven ability to create detailed, comprehensive and attractive design artifacts, from user flows to wireframes, mockups to interactive prototypes
A holistic approach to problem solving that results in elegantly simple solutions to complex challenges
Demonstrable understanding and application of core design skills including composition, typography and color theory
Evidence of strong design systems thinking that connects individual features to the overall product experience
Ability to synthesize ideas and feedback from various sources including stakeholders, end users and product design colleagues
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong listening, analytical and organizational skills
Experience with current product design best practices including Agile Development and Lean UX
Expertise with industry-standard design tools including Figma, Principle, Photoshop and Miro
An energetic, positive, self-starter attitude
A willingness to and desire to mentor more junior design colleagues
A passion for movies, television and social media, as well as a desire to stay on top of industry trends
Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
Access to in-house learning and development resources
Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.