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Senior UX Designer

1stdibs is the world’s largest online luxury marketplace for one-of-a-kind products. It has become the go-to source for the world's leading interior designers and consumers to find antiques, vintage furniture, jewelry, vintage fashion and fine art.

Backed by Benchmark Capital, Insight Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Spark Capital and Alibaba, 1stdibs is a unique blend of expert curators and seasoned Internet executives from companies including eBay, Gilt, Google, FreshDirect, Mlb.com, Shutterfly, and Twitter.

 

The 1stdibs Product team is a highly collaborative team that creates buyer, seller, and internal product experiences for our users. We work in our office headquarters in Astor Place, New York City. As a multi-sided platform, the Product Team at 1stdibs is responsible for buyer and seller experiences across the web and app-based products, as well as a suite of web-based tools to support internal teams.

We are looking for a Senior UX Designer with a strong visual and UI design practice to deliver product experiences that promote our platform business strategy by aligning solutions with the needs and behaviors of our users. UX designers partner with engineers, product owners, and UX research to deliver world-class solutions. 
 
What you'll do
  • Generate product concepts and iterate solutions based on business and user feedback 
  • Present to and collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders including product owners, researchers, engineers, and marketers
  • Prototype concepts for testing and communication
  • Deliver pixel-perfect screens and specifications to support development
  • Work closely with engineering to support development of proposed solutions
  • Advocate for consistency of interaction and visual design patterns
  • Plan design and research activities with project teams
  • Manage and contribute to evolving design system
  • Support team growth and development
Who you are
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction Design, Visual Design, Graphic Design, HCI or related field
  • Experience defining design activities and delivering impactful product experiences
  • Fluency with screen design and mastery of relevant tools
  • Capacity to present design rationale across disciplines
  • Possess strong verbal, written and visual presentation skills with value placed on storytelling
  • Fluency with low and high-fidelity design deliverables
  • In-house product design experience, proven ability in collaborating with business, tech, and research stakeholders
  • Substantial understanding and awareness of the technologies used to create great web experiences