Senior UX Designer – Zenni Optical

September 19, 2022

by lg

Hey Students! A position for senior UX designer has opened at Zenni Optical. See below for their job description and link to apply:

Title: Senior UX Designer

Job Type: Permanent / Full Time

Location: Remote or Hybrid

Company Overview:

Zenni pioneered the online eyewear industry in 2003 with a mission to make prescription eyewear affordable and accessible to everyone. Based in Marin County, California, Zenni offers men, women, and children the freedom to express their personal style and individuality through high-quality prescription and protective eyewear curated with a sense for fashion and incredible selection. With over 40 million frames sold worldwide, a pair of Zenni’s is owned in every country across the globe. Zenni is proud to be the Official Eyewear Partner of the Boston Red Sox, Chicago Bulls and San Francisco 49ers. For more information, visit www.zenni.com or connect on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest.

Position Overview:

We’re looking for a Senior UX Designer to join our UX & Digital Design team to support the design & content lead on a business-to-business health initiative. This is a remote role on PST hours. This is an exciting opportunity to work on high level complex projects including order processes with high impact.

A strong predictor for success will be evident in a candidate who is able to pivot easily and run in a different direction when needed. This individual can receive constructive criticism without losing momentum and enjoys participating in collaborative live working sessions and subscribes to a “user focused” mindset. The success candidate is someone who will explore for innovative options as a path towards meeting their team’s business objectives.

What you’ll be doing at Zenni:

  • Design complex user flows & stories
  • bullet point meeting takeaways
  • Experienced in agile design sprints
  • Squad structures, 1-week sprints
  • Iterating quickly & rapid prototype – to positively
  • Working with researchers
  • Working directly with developers
  • Self-managing Jira Kanban design board
  • Taking initiative & asking for assistance when needed

Required Experience and Skills:

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree or relevant certification in User Experience Design, Human-Centered Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or similar

Qualifications

  • 3 years UX design experience with degree in interaction design (option 1)
  • OR
  • 5 years UX design experience with degree in visual design (option 2)
  • Experienced in accessibility, agile design sprints, squad structure and rapid prototyping skills
  • Fluent in Figma
  • Figma certification (nice to have)
  • Attentive to creating responsive designs that are compatible across platforms and screen sizes
  • Passion for design trends and understands best practices for user experience
  • Can work collaboratively across an entire product team. This includes but is not limited to Product Managers, Developers, QA, Designers, and other stakeholders
  • Can work effectively as a remote team member
  • Portfolio and ability to discuss basic design process

Benefits

Your choice of PC or Mac hardware and accessories

Excellent health benefits that the company pays for and a 401k with company match

Annual employee eyeglasses stipend

Great Work Life Balance

Interesting projects with opportunities for growth and professional development in a financially stable, successful, growing Company

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To Apply: https://apply.workable.com/zenni-optical/j/9EB2F535B4/