The 1stdibs Product team is a highly collaborative team that creates buyer, seller, and internal product experiences for our users. We work in our office headquarters in Astor Place, New York City. As a multi-sided platform, the Product Team at 1stdibs is responsible for buyer and seller experiences across the web and app-based products, as well as a suite of web-based tools to support internal teams. We are looking for a Senior Product Designer with a strong visual and UI design practice to deliver product experiences that promote our platform business strategy by aligning solutions with the needs and behaviors of our users. In this case, you would be supporting our 1stdibs Trade: one of our company’s strategic initiatives, which works specifically with interior designers, architects, and real estate developers who are shopping our site. Product designers partner with engineers, product owners, and UX research to deliver world-class solutions. What you’ll do Generate product concepts and iterate solutions based on business and user feedback Present to and collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders including product owners, researchers, engineers, and marketers Prototype concepts for testing and communication Deliver pixel-perfect screens and specifications to support development Work closely with engineering to support development of proposed solutions Advocate for consistency of interaction and visual design patterns Plan design and research activities Contribute to evolving design system Create design artifacts (flow diagrams, box models, wireframes, etc) that help teams understand context and design approaches
Who you are Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction Design, Visual Design, Graphic Design, HCI or related field Experience defining design activities and delivering impactful product experiences Fluency with screen design and mastery of relevant tools Ecommerce experience Capacity to present design rationale across disciplines Possess strong verbal, written and visual presentation skills with value placed on storytelling Fluency with low and high-fidelity design deliverables In-house product design experience, proven ability in collaborating with business, technology, and research stakeholders Substantial understanding and awareness of the technologies used to create great web experiences
1stdibs is the world’s largest online luxury marketplace for rare and desirable objects. It has become the go-to source for the world’s leading interior designers and consumers to find antiques, furniture, jewelry, vintage fashion and fine art.Backed by Benchmark Capital, Insight Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Spark Capital and Alibaba, 1stdibs is a unique blend of expert curators and seasoned Internet executives from companies including Amazon, Google, eBay, Mlb.com, PayPal, and Twitter. 1stdibs is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.