UX Designer II - Amazon Web Services in Cambridge, Massachusetts

UX Designer - Amazon Web Services - Cambridge, MA

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a dynamic and rapidly growing business within Amazon, with over a million active customers in 190 countries around the world. In 2016, AWS launched more than 1000 new services and innovative features. We maintain this rapid pace of innovation by treating each team like its own startup inside AWS, directly accountable for their customers’ satisfaction, service innovations, ambitious growth, and meeting revenue goals.

Our team (located in Cambridge, MA) is working on a product which helps customers to accelerate their migration of the data centers to AWS cloud. We have recently launched our first version of the product at AWS New York Summit. We are seeking a talented and passionate UX Designer to join our team to work on new features for this service. In this role, you will design new features for our product and also strongly influence the design of other related products inside AWS.

To accomplish this, you will work collaboratively with product managers, engineers, executives, and other designers throughout the design and development lifecycle. You will work closely with our customers and field teams to learn deeply about the domain so that you can design a consumer-level experience for an enterprise product.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Use analytical thinking to understand complex user problems and requirements

  • Create intuitive, efficient, and delightful experience for enterprise users by incorporating user requirements, business analysis, user feedback, metrics, and other types of usability findings

  • Deliver low- to high-fidelity prototypes and mockups to share with different parties

  • Deliver design specs to the development team for each sprint

  • Contribute to design patterns by incorporating modern design styles

  • Conduct user research sessions and continually incorporate feedback

  • Develop and nurture relationships across teams and disciplines

  • At least 5 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, or similar UX-related role.

  • At least 5 years of experience creating detailed designs for complex web applications

  • Experience of using tools (such as Sketch and Axure) to create low- to high-fidelity prototypes

  • Knowledge of latest interaction patterns for web, user-centered design process, design principles and techniques

  • Experience working collaboratively with other UX designers, product managers, and developers in scrum process

  • An online portfolio demonstrating the capability to deliver intuitive, efficient and delightful user experience

  • Experience in creating modern and visually appealing UX

  • Experience with information design and data visualization

  • Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions

  • Master’s degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience

AMZR Req ID: 471039

Recruiting Team: North American Teams - AWS

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