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Senior UX Designer

Tripadvisor k

New York, NY | Onsite or Remote Possible

Oct 21
Job Description

We believe that we are better together, and at Tripadvisor we welcome you for who you are. Our workplace is for everyone, as is our people powered platform. At Tripadvisor, we want you to bring your unique identities, abilities, and experiences, so we can collectively revolutionize travel and together find the good out there.

We strive to create an accessible and inclusive experience for all candidates. If you need a reasonable accommodation during the application or the recruiting process, please make sure to reach out to your individual recruiter or our team at greenhouse@tripadvisor.com.

Who we are:

TripAdvisor is hiring an experienced Senior UX Designer for our Cruise Critic site, the world’s largest cruise reviews website and a subsidiary of TripAdvisor, Inc. This is a high-impact and high visible role within the Cruise Critic organization, with an opportunity to create the very best experience for our users. The ideal candidate will be the lead designer for our business and help to shape product strategy and UX requirements. This individual will foster collaboration, evangelize and promote UX within the company, and design for complex problems with a speed wins/test and learn mentality.

What you’ll do:

As a Sr. UX Designer, you will:

Research and align users’ and business needs for desirable outcomes
Design scalable concepts and sketch early low-fi prototypes for cross-device experiences
Contribute to our design system repository and maintain a consistent style guide
Build and design high-fidelity prototypes
Use qualitative and quantitative methods to test, validate and improve your design
Work alongside teams of stakeholders including Product & Engineering during the integration
Balance work on multiple initiatives from estimating to planning and delivery.
Based on users’ feedback, provide recommendations for future iterations of your designs
What we are looking for?

At least 6 years of experience as a UX Designer (much more experience is fine)
At least 1 successful experience designing on a mobile-first approach
Experience with Figma, Sketch, Axure, Usertesting.com or similar tools
Passion for design systems and data-informed product design
Strong problem solving, analytic, and data-driving decision-making skills. Able to interpret data and trends, diagnose problems, and formulate effective action plans to resolve issues.
Excellent communication skills, conviction, and a strong design point of view
Agility in utilizing a variety of discovery, research, and validation methods to drive meaningful outcomes
You’re always looking for new and upcoming trends in design
Extra points for:

Experience or keen interest in storytelling through data visualization.
Knowledge and background working in the cruise or travel industry.
A portfolio demonstrating proficiency and success in user-centered design.
An academic degree in a relevant field.
Good sense of humor.

Tripadvisor

Our team aims to inspire and enable people to confidently explore, experience and share our world. We operate under a shared set of values that define how we do business and how we interact with our colleagues, our partners, our customers and our travel community.

We believe that we are better together, and at Tripadvisor we welcome you for who you are. Our workplace is for everyone, as is our people powered platform. At Tripadvisor we want you to bring your unique identities, abilities, and experiences, so we can collectively revolutionize travel and together find the good out there.