• Product Designer, Software

    Additional Posting Locations 1 month ago(11/7/2018 2:58 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-2246
    # of Openings
    1
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Digital - Product Management
  • Overview

    At the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union Tribune, we have entered the next chapter and are investing in the future of journalism. Together, we are looking for a talented and experienced Product Designer, with an eye for UX, UI and SaaS Design.

     

    You will be a member of an ambitious team responsible for digital and business products across this quickly growing company. You will be collaborative, strategic and curious. You will have experience in integrated system design, data visualization, user research, prototyping and testing strategies, emerging toolsets and best practices in SaaS and CMS design. Your work has had a resonating impact on business and brand strategies. You value the taste of failure as much as the taste of success.

     

    We view our publications as the voice and inspiration for our cities, our state, the nation and the world. Join us on the Product Design team as we build a new foundation for our future.

    Responsibilities

    • Execute and maintain atomic design system across multi-channel and multi-platform initiatives
    • Communication and documentation of theories, strategies, hypothesis and functionality
    • Research, design, prototype, and evolve design for CMS, dashboards, tools and apps
    • Evolve technical requirements from bullet points to efficient design workflows
    • Flexibility to pivot as needed with fellow designers product managers and stakeholders
    • Ambassador to user’s POV

    Qualifications

    • Experience with Design system and libraries based on atomic theory with Sketch or Adobe XD
    • Development of heuristic audit, journey mapping, logic flows, prototyping, documentation and annotations
    • Demonstrates success in cross-functional teams with user research and engineering
    • Deep understanding of holistic systems; front-end, back of house and data
    • User Dashboard wireframes and user flows/prototypes
    • A minimum of 2 years of project-related experience on:
      • Large-scale SaaS or CMS projects for an established brand that integrated several back of house systems

    Bonus:

    • Industry experience with news, media, literature or publishing a plus
    • UI design and data viz 
    • User research

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