Senior UX Designer
Newark, New Jersey
Job ID: 840655
This position is focused on ensuring that our customers are able to seemlessly listen to compelling content and developing new ways to engage in spoken word audio across multiple platforms including iOS, Android, web, and voice interfaces like Alexa. You will help identify areas to raise the experience bar by uncovering and fixing usability issues, crafting refined user interface elements, and identifying new innovative ways of delivering the Audible service.
Design high quality products:
You use your design skills to find solutions that transform our knowledge of the customer into compelling product features. Your sensitivity to customer experience ensure we deliver premium product that deliver results for the business and delight our customers.
Deepen customer knowledge:
A belief that understanding the customer's goals creates the opportunity for product innovation drives your work. You actively pursue ways to build your customer knowledge that allow you to take advantage of the latest technology to transform our business.
Develop and share a growth mindset:
A critical eye helps you hone your craft and your constructive feedback helps others grow in a safe environment. You have a hunger for broadening your design skills ensures that you are continuously helping the entire team become more capable of solving complex problems and delivering thoughtful solutions.
A day in the life of a Senior User Experience Designer at Audible:
· Participate as a member of a UX project team and collaborating with cross-functional teammates like product managers, data science, engineering, customer service, marketing, merchandising, and QA to understand and refine the requirements and goals of projects from the perspective of the customer.
· Work iteratively to design, refine, and validate solutions. Using your design skills you create wireframes, storyboards, walkthroughs and paper prototypes to communicate your design ideas to the team. Graciously providing and incorporating constructive criticism to improve you and your team's skills and design solutions. You work with User Research to ensure that your concepts meet our customer's expectations and deliver the desired results.
· Write detailed documentation to ensure your designs are well understood by stakeholders and detailed enough for efficient development. You ensure that you have accounted for variations across a wide variety of devices and platforms, handled errors and edge cases, and defined elegant micro-interactions.
· Deliver designs that support our service wide User Experience strategy and design system by collaborating with the appropriate UX Leads to drive coherence and continuity.
Audible, Inc. is the world’s largest seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information and educational programming. Since inventing and commercializing the first portable digital audio player in 1997, our focus on technological innovation and superior programming has earned us millions of subscribers around the world. We’re an Amazon subsidiary with a presence on four different continents, yet we maintain a startup vibe and small company feel. We offer more than 475,000 downloadable audiobooks, audio editions of periodicals, and other programs, and an escalating array of listening products that enrich daily life for a growing population of people who want to be more productive, well-informed, and thoughtfully entertained.