We’re looking for a Product Designer to join our team in New York. As a Product Designer on the Partnerships team, you’ll have the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects — past projects this team has worked on include launching new experiences on BuzzFeed like Bring Me to building new features in our apps like Tasty shoppable recipes.
The partnerships team works alongside our account (advertising & commerce) teams when a client deal requires a tech execution. As a design lead on this team, you’ll partner with a Product Specialist and Engineering Lead to define, manage, and execute these partnerships for BuzzFeed and our clients.
The Product Design team at BuzzFeed is made up of multidisciplinary designers, who are individually responsible for all aspects of design: user research, UX design, visual design, prototyping and, on the web, front-end implementation. Additionally, our designers are key collaborators when it comes to cross-disciplinary activities such as product discovery and A/B experiment definition, design and analysis. You can read more about our recruiting practices and our role documentation on Github. You can also read about our latest diversity numbers.
- Executing all aspects of design in a cross-functional team, including: user research, UX design, visual design, and prototyping
- Fostering a collaborative, cross-disciplinary design process
- Contributing to strategic decisions about your team’s project plans and timelines in collaboration with other team leads
- Soliciting direct and impactful feedback from your manager, stakeholders, other designers, clients, and cross-discipline team; providing direct and impactful feedback to other designers on the team
- Presenting design work to partners and clients of BuzzFeed in collaboration with other team leads
- You have experience designing products and features for web and apps
- You have experience balancing a thoughtful design process with tight deadlines
- You have experience collaborating with people across multiple disciplines
- You enjoy working across all aspects of design, leading a project from conception through completion
- In addition to UX skills, you have strong visual skills and understanding of layout, typography, and visual hierarchy
- You are comfortable working with clients
More About Our Team:
On the BuzzFeed Product Design team, we care deeply about building a diverse team, and then supporting every team member in their career and skill growth. We are dedicated to creating and maintaining a respectful workplace that values everyone on our team bringing their whole selves to work.
BuzzFeed does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. If you have a disability, we're more than happy to accommodate and make the interview process better for you.
Life at BuzzFeed
At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect:
- A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
- Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more
- An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options
- A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more
- Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc..
BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.
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