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FreightWaves is looking for a Product Designer to own the design process in its entirety for our core products, SONAR and SCI. In this role you will be doing everything from discovery and research, to designing high-fidelity designs staged and ready for handoff. We are looking for a design generalist who works comfortably with ambiguity and is not afraid of jumping in and tackling problems head on.
What you will be doing:
Work with key stakeholders to understand our customers’ problems
Rapidly sketch/wireframe and prototype your ideas
Own your design process
Design high-fidelity designs staged and ready for handoff
Present your ideas, give and collect feedback with other designers
Collaborate with other organizations such as PM, Engineering, and Data Science.
What you bring to the table:
Enterprise B2B design experience.
3+ years of experience in visual design, interaction design, or related field
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field preferred.
Deep knowledge of design principles and methods
Curiosity and commitment to testing new ideas and innovating to drive business results
Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
Mastery of design tools such as Figma
A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level
Strong online portfolio available for viewing
An excellent work environment, flat hierarchies, and short decision paths.
Work from home
A generous benefits package including 100% employer-paid health, dental, vision and Life insurance, STD, LTD
Concierge doctor on-call
401k with up to 3.5% match
Training programs and career development opportunities
Annual life achievement bonus of $2000 for having a baby, buying a house, or getting married (max one per year)
No set days off Vacation policy (our team takes time off as needed with supervisor approval)
Gym Membership (or virtual membership while COVID is still a part of our daily lives)
Audible or Kindle Unlimited subscription
FreightWaves strives for sustainability. We offset our carbon emissions.