UX Designer

iHeartRadio - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.7

We are looking for a UX Designer to join the team. In this role, the UX Designer will provide solutions to user and business problems that are holistic, intuitive, relevant, and personal to our audience. You'll need to be highly collaborative not only within the UXD team, but also with product managers, engineers, marketers, data scientists and customer care partners. We are looking for a designer who is curious and excited to learn our iterative, data-driven customer centered design process. Our team enjoys solving complex design challenges that question who we're designing for, what problem we're solving, and what the future looks like. Native iOS/android/responsive design expertise is highly desirable. What's most important is that you want to become a thought leader that champions design thinking with a strong desire to create meaningful, relevant experiences that our customers will love.

You Like:
  • Collaborating in a team of competent UX designers
  • Helping align platform teams to the overall UXD approach in conjunction with UX Platform Leads
  • Working closely with engineering to scope, plan and deliver/negotiate the mobile product roadmap/backlog
  • Collaborating with UX designers and UI developers to improve the user experience of all products
  • Identifying current areas of improvement by analyzing our current designs and developing solutions suitable across iOS , Android and web platforms
  • Evaluating existing designs against recognized mobile design patterns and propose improvements
  • Translate business requirements and user needs into effortless experiences and usable features for iOS, Android and web
  • Managing visual design and development of beautiful, clean interfaces across mobile/digital products
  • Executing design activities: sketching, journey maps, user scenario creation, and wireframes
  • Partnering with Data Dcience/BI, Customer support, & Marketing throughout workflow
  • Ensuring stakeholder engagement and support
  • Ensuring quality of design outputs through appropriate research and testing, application of IHR’s design system, use of GUI toolkit and accessibility guidelines, and adherence to required design governance processes
You Have:
  • 1-3 years experience in user interface design, human-computer interaction, and usability
  • Great UX portfolio showing understanding of different platforms
  • Strong experience in native iOS/Android (material), web platform UX design
  • Hands-on experience or familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Awareness and practical understanding of current technologies and their application and relevance to digital experiences
  • Expert skills in Sketch, proto.io, Invision, Principle or other prototype tools
  • Experience in UX research methodologies to partner with our customer care and analytics team
  • Exceptional collaborator and persuader
  • Must be able to work well in a matrixed, agile environment
  • Must be able to present well and articulate design decisions with grace and logic, and data
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Effective communication of design solutions across roles & levels
  • Ability to create and clearly annotate wireframes and functional prototypes
  • Enthusiastic team player who looks out for others, provides guidance, and readily shares knowledge
  • Outstanding track record in collaborating with engineering teams to ensure effective execution of designs and release of high quality solutions
iHeartMedia is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.