Senior Product Designer

Atlanta, Georgia | Freelance | Job ID #44959 |
Posted Earlier this month

Onward Search is looking for a Sr. Product Designer to join our prominent global client here in Atlanta for an onsite contract-to-hire opportunity!

Job Summary:

  • You will work closely with the Creative Director(s) and design leadership to transform complex consumer technology problems into intuitive, accessible, industry-leading design solutions for millions of digital users
  • You will be actively engaged in - and directing the work of one or more designers - generating design comps, iterating on feedback, and preparing design deliverables to ship to our Development teams. Senior Designers can manage 1-2 staff members and are designated ‘Senior’ because they are empowered to make decisions and have ownership of specific projects/products. It’s important they exhibit leadership in proposing and crafting design solutions to difficult business problems
  • You will also work cross-functionally with our Product and Development teams, representing the Design department, facilitating design discussions, and providing design feedback in our planning, product, and QA channels within an Agile, sprint-based workflow
  • You must be comfortable working on tight deadlines, creating user flows, sketches, design comps, prototypes, and design deliverables to drive product ideation, shape our products’ feature set, and introduce new forms of storytelling to our audience
  • You must be comfortable working alongside our Development teams to ensure the accurate implementation of proposed design solutions and to act as resource during Visual QA
  • You must be comfortable soliciting feedback from their peers, including other Product Designers and teammates on the Product team, and have the flexibility to switch between projects/tasks in a fast-paced news environment

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, HCI, and/or Interaction Design. Experience may be substituted
  • 6+ years of professional experience in product, UX, mobile, or digital design
  • Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, InVision, and Principle
  • Demonstrated success creating end-to-end digital product designs in the consumer technology sector
  • Experience utilizing user-centric design methodology: Gathering/shaping requirements, defining user stories, storyboarding features and iterating based on user feedback/testing
  • Strong foundational design skills: Typography, layout, composition, color theory, iconography, UI/UX, motion/interaction design and branding
  • Experience creating and documenting UI toolkits, style guides, and front-end frameworks for design and development teams
  • A desire to tackle and solve problems, from big picture strategy to granular details
  • Passionately advocate for the user
  • A positive attitude, open mind, and desire to collaborate and learn


  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.

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