Amazon.com and its subsidiaries are leaders in the online retail industry, enabling customers worldwide to purchase millions of unique items. The Affiliate Marketing team is specifically chartered with the responsibility of marketing our products, and to drive traffic to Amazon to increase sales. As Amazon.com seeks to increase its presence in many countries with different customer behaviors, and as mobile and tablets explode, one of our biggest challenges is to increase the awareness of our product selection and price to customers in a variety of ways, and to make us the premier online shopping destination, including on Mobile devices..
We’re looking for a UX designer to take our engagement features into the future. We need you to bring big, new ideas to life. Your vision will change how customers shop and discover great products on Amazon, and potentially break new ground for the entire industry.
You will work closely with product management, engineering, and business leaders in a hands-on role crafting innovative user experiences to successfully go from early stage product concepts to launch. The ideal candidate is a passionate, yet pragmatic designer who can analyze customer behaviors, identify opportunities to solve problems, and create an innovative customer experience in a fast-paced and collaborative environment. Your work will focus on mobile first, but you should be passionate about expanding features to create true multi-device experiences that move with the customer from one device to another.
7+ years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, product designer or similar role designing mobile, web, and/or other on-device applications
Excellent communication, presentation, and storytelling skills
Proven experience with rapid, iterative design and development processes
Proven track record presenting to and influencing people, from other designers to senior executive management
Experience leading projects in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team including designers, web developers, writers, product managers and software developers
Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and design, as well as strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques
Bachelor’s, or equivalent degree, in Design, HCI, or related field or equivalent professional experience within the design field
Applicants must meet all of the above listed requirements for this position.