Senior Product Designer

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R13558
Responsibilities

• Collaborate with our UX researchers to better understand customer needs

• Actively participate in ideation exercises to push the boundaries of what we build and to improve existing products, both in and outside personal expertise

• Create flows, user scenarios, storyboards, wireframes, and visual designs during the full cycle of the product design and development

• Help define and prototype proposed designs and interactions, using the best tools to express your ideas

• Deliver high-fidelity designs and specifications

• Deeply understand, contribute to, and if necessary challenge the requirements and business goals of projects you work on

• Actively build a strong relationship with business leadership, marketing, sales, product and development teams to design a world-class consumer experience

Job Requirements

• Minimum 5 years of experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams in an agile environment

• Portfolio showcasing excellent design skills on web and mobile, demonstrating a complex problem-solving skill

• Experiences in commerce design, consumer design, and local-focused industries are preferred

• Must be able to work in Groupon Palo Alto office

• Bachelor or Master degree in HCI, Design, or a related field

• Proficiency in current web and mobile design technology

Other Criteria

• Extremely detail-oriented and also able to see the big pictures

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and presentation ability

• Cool, calm and collected

• Easy-going and open-minded, no egoistic or authoritarian character

• Resourcefulness coupled with great problem-solving skills, both on your own and as part of a team

• A desire to do wonderful design work that goes above and beyond the expectation

• Positive attitude and self-motivation

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.