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Associate Product Designer

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Viacom

Viacom International Media Networks is seeking an associate product designer focused on the intersection of human behavior and technology. You will join an award-winning agile software development team working on high impact multiplatform products, and will partner with key stakeholders, developers and end-users to create experiences that will be used by millions across the globe.

RESPONSIBLITIES

  • Incorporate user requirements, usability research, business cases and technical constraints into prototypes and wireframes. Adapt product experiences for different audiences based on their needs and the devices they use.
  • Build personas and author user stories.
  • Work closely with product owners to seek input, translate business requirements, feedback and specifications into creative design solutions, and clearly and persuasively present these back to the team and organization.
 Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in design, human computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent experience.
  • A portfolio demonstrating a strong understanding of human-centered design thinking and end-to-end design solutions across desktop and mobile devices.
  • Ability to rapidly wireframe, prototype, validate, and iterate based on feedback and analysis.
  • Proficiency in design and prototyping tools (Axure, Sketch, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with people across different regions and skillsets.

Additional Qualifications

  • Understanding of agile development methodologies a plus.
  • Media or entertainment industry experience a plus.