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UX/UI Designer

Community.co is seeking a full-time UX/UI Designer who can guide the design and usability of product features and enhancements, and who is above all, empathetic to users. You will collaborate with a passionate team to conceptualize, design, prototype, and iterate to bring designs to life.

 

Who we are

Community.co has pioneered the business of community for over a decade. We build, acquire and manage professional communities of all shapes and sizes. To date, we’ve represented 50+ communities and 25K+ members, powered by our team of 200 people worldwide.

Our communities include Forbes Councils, Newsweek Expert Forum, Rolling Stone Culture Council, Fast Company Executive Board, Business Journals Leadership Trust, and YEC, a council for the world’s most successful young entrepreneurs.

Who you are

We are seeking an experienced UX/UI Designer to join our design team.  As our newest designer, your primary role will be to research and design usable interfaces, perform usability testing, and create prototypes to validate design concepts.  You will work alongside product management, development, and business stakeholders to drive a user-centered design approach.  This role embodies a passionate, creative, yet pragmatic designer that can empathize with customer needs and behaviors, identify opportunities, and successfully transform business requirements into intuitive and elegant solutions across web and mobile. You will collaborate with a passionate and engaged design team.  We move fast so we expect you to not just keep up but help lead the way! 

You will be reporting to the Director of User Experience and will be responsible for highly usable and intuitive interface creation. Any concept you create will be brand-consistent across all experiences that our company provides to our end users.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Leverage a human-centered design process to deliver an easy-to-use user interface and user experience

  • Understand user and business goals and seek to understand product market, competitors, opportunities, and challenges

  • Collaborate with Product Owners to define requirements

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams throughout the design process

  • Create user journeys, wireframes, and prototypes that illustrate functionality and the overarching UX

  • Work with developers to ensure product quality

  • Continuously iterate on the product experience based on stakeholder input, data, and user feedback

  • Collaborate with the Director of UX and other team members to build a user-centered design culture across the organization

  • Stay up to date on industry and user experience trends, best practices, and technology and promote them within the larger UX team

  • Help to create and maintain an ongoing, iterative design system

 

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience as a user experience designer

  • Working knowledge of UX design principles and design thinking strategies

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders

  • Open-minded, collaborative, and flexible work style

  • Strong conceptual and strategic thinking skills

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines

  • A strong desire for creative problem-solving with a positive attitude

  • Experience in Agile, Lean UX, or other iterative product development approaches (design sprints, scrum, kanban)

  • Proficient with UX tools such as Sketch and InVision

  • Capable of handling multiple projects at any given time

  • Strong communication skills

  • Comfortable receiving feedback and critiques

  •  Design portfolio of work

  • Experience with Pendo, Google Analytics or similar analytic tools

 

Preferred qualifications

  • Prior experience working on a remote, distributed team

  • Comfortable with Slack being your “home”

  • Experience with Jira and Confluence

  • Familiar with Agile, Lean UX, or other iterative product development approaches (design sprints, scrum, kanban)

 

Additional benefits

  • A growing team with opportunities to develop with a thriving company

  • Use new technology & solve interesting problems

  • 100% remote, work where you want

  • 401K with up to 4% company match

  • Generous paid time off + all major US holidays

  • Medical, dental, vision coverage [company pays $475 - $735]

  • Technology Reimbursement Program

To apply

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Please note that this job description is not designed to cover a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for this role and responsibilities may change at any time.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

At Community.co, we are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to promote inclusiveness in everything we do. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Community.co is also committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk, hear and see. We will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.