Product Designer

Job ID 2022-4250

Creative/Design United States


Description

Position at WebMD

Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

WebMD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, religion, sex, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, medical condition, disability, veterans status, or any other basis protected by law.

UX/UI Designer - Mobile App
WebMD Health Corp. is seeking an enthusiastic and talented UX/UI Designer to join the UX/Design team. This role will work closely with designers and product managers to support product road maps across multiple mobile apps in the US and global markets. This is an exciting opportunity to create mobile app designs for products that bring healthcare information to millions of users. The right match is an intensely motivated, solutions-focused individual who is able to confidently ideate and juggle multiple projects simultaneously. Your portfolio demonstrates technical proficiency with a focus on systems-thinking and showcases well-executed visual design expertise, typography, and a deep understanding of the core facets of UX. Original, flexible, critical thinkers who communicate and collaborate well with a wide range of contributors and stakeholders will thrive. Our design team embraces curiosity, fresh ideas, and a love for problem-solving, and the App Designer will be an integral contributor to this culture as we inspire one another to do our best work.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate and communicate with designers, product management, and engineers to ensure the creation/execution of user-friendly designs that help achieve engagement targets, app installs and user loyalty
  • Take part (if time allows) in conducting user research, competitor analysis, surveys, and usability tests
  • Create user flows, wireframes, and complex UI solutions
  • Use and maintain an established in-house app design system
  • Articulate creative solutions to your stakeholders and business partners, explaining your rationale and how your designs align with the business goals
  • Package and deliver your designs in impeccable form for implementation, buttoning up edge cases and functional requirements
  • Manage your time to ensure you are on target for deadlines and deliverables

Qualifications:
  • 3+ years experience designing for mobile apps
  • A portfolio showcasing strong native app UX and visual design work, design process, and problem-solving ability
  • Understanding of foundational UX / IA principles
  • Strong knowledge of UI patterns and trends, including Apple’s iOS Human Interface Guidelines and Google’s Material Design
  • BFA or BA degree in design-related studies, or equivalent work experience
  • Proficient in Figma or other design/prototyping tools
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Meticulous, organized, and dedicated to the highest quality standards
  • Understanding of front-end coding technology
  • Experience working in Agile development environments
  • Prior experience with editorial content or health-related sites a plus
  • New York City location is preferred (for flexible/hybrid work - approx 2 days a week), but 100% remote
    candidates will also be considered