eBay: Senior UX/Interaction Designer

Posted by | September 22, 2010 | Web Professional Jobs Blog


Location: San Jose, CA

URL: www.ebay.com

As a Senior Designer for the Verticals Marketplace, you will be an ambassador to the User and their experience on eBay. By taking a proactive approach to designing rich prototypes through a thoughtful user-centric approach, you and your team will forge the way eBay customers use the site.
This is a seasoned role with the excitement to design for a business vertical end-to-end. The Buyer Experience Group leverages a cross-disciplinary suite of colleagues ranging from Program management to Development & business. The Senior designer is the a key partner in helping visualize the business, the product experiences and proactively iterating on these models and simulations to move the product forward.
You’ll be part of a design team that is responsible for:
  • Designing the interaction, layout, and visual look of experiences on eBay
  • Creating wireframes and Photoshop mockups.
  • Working with various stakeholders, from product managers to customer support, to the engineers who will convert your mockups into working pages.
  • Proposing A/B tests, working with engineers to implement the tests and then evaluating the results.
  • Conducting and/or participating in informal usability tests.

You have:
  • A demonstrated ability to turn complex challenges into simple and elegant design solutions.
  • A passion for good user experience design.
  • An empathic ability to place yourself in the role of the person you are designing for.
  • Experience designing complex interfaces for the web.
  • Skills demonstrating your understanding of typographical technique, layout principles, color theory, and web design standards.
  • An understanding of modern HTML, CSS, and JavaScript techniques.
  • Proficiency using Photoshop, Illustrator, and other industry standard design tools.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, a sense of humor, and a desire to make the world a better place through exceptional design.

Bonus points for any of the following:
  • Experience or strong interest in data visualization or infographics.
  • Previous experience in the automotive industry
  • Mobile GUI Interface experience
  • 3+ Years agency experience
Your portfolio & case studies shoudl demonstrate your skills as a Design lead, Art Director and/or User Experience Designer for interactive media.
This position is located at eBay headquarters in San Jose, CA. 

To apply: Please send your resume and a link to your online portfolio to ayra@ebay.com

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