• UX Designer

    Location US-CA-San Francisco
    Posted Date 3 months ago(3/9/2018 11:55 AM)
    Job ID
    A2Z Development Center, Inc.
  • Job Description

    Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

    We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting-edge advances in software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet.


    · Contribute to the design of useful, usable, and desirable user interfaces in a team environment.
    · Create user-centered designs by considering market segment analysis, customer feedback, site metrics, and usability findings.
    · Contribute to the brand experience, visual communication, and marketing design initiatives.
    · Use business requirements and customer research to assist in developing scenarios, use cases, and high-level requirements.
    · Design the visual style, interface, and interaction flow of applications and experiences,
    · Drive the design review cycle and close on design requirements independently.
    · Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, click-throughs, and prototypes.
    · Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications and design patterns.
    · Present design work to the user experience team, product team, and Amazon executives for review and feedback.

    Basic Qualifications

    · A minimum of 3 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, hybrid designer, or similar role.
    · An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating user-centered design solutions.
    · 3+ years of experience creating iterative design, working closely with customers and peers and developers from inception through implementation.
    · Ability to drive the design review cycle and close on design requirements independently.
    · Fluency in best practices for mobile and tablet design, as well as working knowledge of usability principles and techniques.
    · Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent.

    Preferred Qualifications

    · Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
    · Great eye for visual design and layout.
    · Ability to work gracefully and have a bias for action in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment.
    · Deep experience in web and native apps and mobile first design approaches.
    · Past experience in designing and launching new v1 consumer products in new markets.
    · Ability to create lightweight prototypes to test ideas.
    · Experience with designing professional UX design in addition to consumer UX.

    Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

    Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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