Senior Product Designer (UX/UI) (6 Month Contract)
Improve the education process and better the lives of millions
of students through UX design.
Chegg is already a leader in online educational assistance,
learning services, and digital textbook rentals. This position will
help support our Learning Product Organization, which focuses on
using instructional design principles to deliver products that help
students acquire and retain knowledge.
This is a collaborative global team. It's a nimble and fun team
to work with.
At Chegg, design plays a critical part in how we build products.
We involve user researchers, content strategists, product leaders,
learning designers, and engineers from the start of all projects.
We make sure everyone is in constant communication with each other,
and we collectively own the performance of our work.
What we're looking for
As a Senior Product Designer on the team, you will be
responsible for designing the user experiences from discovery to
delivery, and you will be evangelizing and representing the designs
to the cross-functional team.
You should be comfortable owning the end-to-end user experience
of several business-critical projects, as well as owning the design
process from start to finish. You should be able to work alongside
your product partners to help define the scope for a particular
project when needed.
You should have a solid understanding of design patterns on the
web and possess a strong knowledge of responsive design
Your day to day will include discovery work, conceptualizing new
and updated workflows, generating concepts, prototyping, creating
visual designs and specifications.
In addition to excellent interaction and visual design skills,
strong candidates should have experience thinking in the big
picture and end-to-end, applying strategic thinking and business
goals to designs, knowing how to use qualitative and quantitative
data to inform design decisions.
You are an expert communicator who evangelizes design and
embraces feedback. You should be able to choose the right medium to
communicate to the right audience at the right time. You will be in
close collaboration with other designers, content strategists,
researchers, product leads, learning designers, and engineers. So,
you should embrace being transparent and honest.
You will have a team of designers and other UX partners to
support you. However, you should be confident in leading a project
from discovery to delivery. You should be comfortable navigating
through ambiguity and working autonomously.
- 4+ years as a User Experience or Product Designer.
- High degree of creativity and problem solving.
- Strong conceptual, visual and analytical skills.
- Ability to think and design holistically to create a coherent
- Exceptional understanding of fundamental design
- Proven leadership, organizational and communication skills
- Proficiency in UX Design tools such as Sketch and Figma
- Experience with responsive designs for desktop-to-mobile
- Experience creating interactive prototypes using tools such as
- Relentless attention to detail.
- Ability to collaborate with the larger team.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Design or related field.
- Experience in designing consumer-facing products.
- Experience in the field of education.
- Basic understanding of HTML/CSS.
Why do we exist?
Students are working harder than ever before to stabilize their
future. Our recent research study called State of the Student shows
that nearly 3 out of 4 students are working to support themselves
through college and 1 in 3 students feel pressure to spend more
than they can afford. We founded our business on provided
affordable textbook rental options to address these issues. Since
then, we've expanded our offerings to supplement many facets of
higher educational learning through Chegg Study, Chegg Math, Chegg
Writing, Chegg Internships, Thinkful Online Learning, and more to
support students beyond their college experience. These offerings
lower financial concerns for students by modernizing their learning
experience. We exist so students everywhere have a smarter, faster,
more affordable way to student.
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