Product Designer

Adecco’s Specialty Recruitment team is seeking motivated Product Designers for their premier client in Princeton, NJ whose passion is bringing innovative educational solutions to people worldwide. If you meet the qualifications listed below, please Apply Now!

Position: Product Designer (Entry Level)

Location: Princeton, New Jersey

Duration: 6 months contract/ likely extensions

Position Summary:

The New Product Development team helps to break new grounds and to capitalize into new market space. The Product Designer Apprentice Program is for junior- to mid- level product designers (recent graduated students and design professionals with 1 -2 years of experience) who are strong in two or more of the following skill areas/traits, product design, technical skills in coding or UI designing, UX research, and are eager to deepen and expand their skill sets in a fast-paced, collaborative, agile and lean environment. This is a great opportunity for: a researcher who wants to gain more experience in design, a designer who wants to practice more research & strategy, a UX researcher or designer who wants to further develop product sense.

During the 6-month apprenticeship program, apprentices will work on our client’s team participating in existing client projects. The apprentice will participate in team meetings, design workshops, and project planning sessions as a design professional.

Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional team members
  • Design and lead collaborative design workshop to inform product vision and strategy
  • Design and conduct user research activities and provide actionable suggestions to the team
  • Create wire frames and prototypes to communicate the design and test concepts.

Benefits and perks:

  • Opportunity to work closely on a cross functional team including research scientists, developers, producers, on client-facing projects
  • A program tailored to accelerate your career growth, e.g., flexibility to select projects of interest, improvement on both hard and soft skills (e.g., communication, presentation, and teamwork skills), short feedback loops.
  • Work closely with a seasoned designers and product owner to gain insights into how senior UX designers and Product Managers think and work

Education, Certifications, or Special Licenses:

  • Bachelor, Master, or PhD in HCI, psychology, fine arts, computer science, or a related degree.
  • Good knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Adobe Creative Suite and user experience design principles and tools.
  • Knowledge of Foundation design skills and design disciplines- Interaction design, UI design, Visual design, Motion design, Digital illustration, UX design and Prototyping
  • Technical knowledge:- User research and user testing, Design for multiple platforms, Copy writing and Coding

Relevant Years of Experience Required:

  • At least 6 months of experience in the industry, beyond coursework/hackathon

 

 

Other Requirements:

  • Excellence in the principles and execution of lean startup product development such as Design Thinking, Agile Development, and Lean UX.
  • Excellent outreach ability
  • Champion UX best practices and develop a human centered design culture.
  • Good technical skills in coding, design, or research
  • Willingness to go extra miles to seek good product solution

Adecco offers one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers.

Apply Now if you are interested in this position. If you have any questions, you may call Minal Kapadia at 609-734-5032 for immediate consideration.

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