Lead Product Designer, Boston
Product Team

At Nift, we’re working to give millions of people gifts they love while bringing in the foot traffic that makes neighborhood businesses thrive. As a user experience product designer, you will play a critical role in defining how Nift works for millions of customers and thousands of merchants.

Responsibilities

  • Dream up and champion new features based on customer feedback, business goals, and primary Nift research
  • Design gorgeous, user-centered experiences for Nift across platforms (web, mobile, app)
  • Work with a cross-capability team to shepherd updates from inception to completion - from ideation, to design, to development, and launch
  • Rapidly iterate features and updates, wireframing various use cases and user flows
  • Lead and run usability testing, identifying opportunities for UX updates

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience as a product designer, UX designer, interaction designer, or user interface designer
  • Strong understanding of user-centered design methodologies, usability principles, and what motivates users--because you’ve built and tested “products” that work
  • Online portfolio demonstrating a command of visual design across platforms (web, mobile, app), insight-driven product solutions you conceived of, and detailed specs and style guides
  • An understanding of how design impacts development and the ability to create dynamic and engaging features and functionality that are technically feasible
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite and prototyping apps like Invision
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage against business goals in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills