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Senior Product Designer (UX/UI) (Open)

iRobot k

Bedford, MA

Aug 30
Job Description

Teamwork, not just tech work. We are tech futurists and business geniuses. Together, we solve problems to make daily life easier. We are looking for a few more great minds to join our team as we continue to grow one of the world's leading consumer robot companies.

Together, we empower people to do more.

Introduction

Are you a creative, results-oriented mobile product designer with a passion for all things digital? Here at iRobot, we’re looking for a talented product designer to help the team build world class digital experiences.

As part of our UX Design team in Bedford, MA, the ideal candidate will bring a forward-thinking design aesthetic, demonstrated knowledge of industry best practices, and the drive to deliver results as part of a dynamic, cross-functional digital team.
Key Duties & Focus:

Work closely with cross-functional teams of product managers, software developers, UX designers, and user researchers to maintain, improve, and evolve the iRobot digital experience across Android and iOS platforms.

Design user flows and articulate your design process, inspiration, and decisions to internal stakeholders

Contribute to and maintain the iRobot pattern library

Advocate for the customer, collaborating with product managers and software developers to bring to life the best possible customer experience

Attend and actively participate in daily stand-up, grooming, planning, and sprint retrospective meetings

Provide feedback to software developers during development process

Deliver pixel perfect design, annotated wireframes, user flows, and prototypes using Figma, and Sketch

Transform design research, user and business needs into highly intuitive user Interfaces and App flows.



Qualifications:

5 years of experience in an agency or tech/product setting, building digital products/experiences, owning large-scale projects, communicating timelines, and executing independently.

5 years of experience designing and prototyping with tools such as Sketch, InVision, or similar and creating wireframes, clickable prototypes, and design specs.

3 years of experience working in direct collaboration with product leadership, development managers, and cross-functional stakeholders.

A degree in visual or interaction design, or a relevant field

Demonstrated ability to rely on data, customer insights, and usability feedback to iterate and create world class design.

Talent for managing multiple projects simultaneously, from concept to completion; exhibit flexibility and ability to create multiple creative concepts.

Experience acquiring user data at different stages of the projects including the early stage

Communication and presentation skills. The ability to clearly present work, and articulate the rationale for the decisions that led to it.

An online portfolio that demonstrates an unfailing advocacy for the user, highlighting user flows, wireframes, comps, or designs for complex software tools or applications, analytical decision-making, and strategic thinking.

Passion for making high-quality, user-centered web and mobile products and a demonstrable portfolio to prove it

Mastery of hierarchical systems, color, typography, layout and iconography

Excellent interpersonal, presentation, and communication skills

Expert knowledge of user-centered design and mobile best practices

Empathetic with a desire to continuously learn and evolve

Nice to have: 3D, animation/motion/illustration/web design

Application Details

Applicants must have a web portfolio

NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

iRobot

iRobot's products, including the award-winning Roomba® Vacuuming Robot and the Braava® family of mopping robots, have been welcomed into millions of homes around the world and are hard at work every day helping people to get more done iRobot is at the forefront of developing technologies in the areas of mapping and navigation, human-robot interaction, and physical solutions. We seek to build an ecosystem of robots and technologies to enable the smart home, both through internal initiatives and by building strategic external partnerships. iRobot was founded in 1990 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology roboticists with the vision of making practical robots a reality. Today, iRobot is the leading global consumer robot company.