The Estee Lauder Companies Manager, UI / Interaction Design, Digital Technology & Innovation Group in New York

Manager, UI / Interaction Design, Digital Technology & Innovation Group

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments

Description

Manager, UI / Interaction Design

DTIG seeks a Manager, UI / Interaction Design, to create best-in-class user interface (UI) and interaction design for web, mobile, and in-store experiences for our luxury beauty brands. The ideal candidate lives and breathes interaction design, user experience, has a passion for new technology and strong experience partnering with multi-disciplinary teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Strong UI / interaction design skills with deep understanding of UX.

  • Design innovative, intuitive and highly enjoyable web & mobile experiences (sites and native apps).

  • Collaborate with UX designers, Developers, Producers and brand/marketing teams to deliver exceptional results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and brand expectations.

  • Manage overall creative tasks and deliverables for multiple projects and brands.

  • Present creative concepts and communicate functionality to brand stakeholders.

  • Collaboratively ideate on new project concepts with varying stakeholders.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand, design & refine creative with a strong brand vision.

  • Demonstrate solid project management skills to assist producers with work estimates and planning.

Qualifications

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Strong, modern UI / Interaction design aesthetics.

  • A portfolio that demonstrates work across a variety of digital experiences, e.g. mobile/tablet UI and apps, ecommerce /mcommerce sites.

  • Advanced proficiency with UI design and prototyping tools (Sketch, Creative Suite, Axure, FramerJS, Invision)

  • An enthusiasm for usability testing, research, and iterative prototyping as an essential part of the design process

  • Passionate about understanding user and business/brand needs.

  • Ability to work through complex workflows with whiteboards, flow charts, and wireframes.

  • Self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently and as part of a team, and can manage multiple projects.

  • Responsible, punctual, adept at meeting tight deadlines, collaborative, ego-free and is eager to give and receive constructive feedback; excellent problem solving skills and thorough attention to detail.

  • Experience

  • 5 years of experience in web and mobile (preferably agency and interaction work, e-commerce / luxury / beauty experience a plus).

  • Education

  • Masters or Bachelors degree (MFA/MA/MS, BFA/BA/BS) or equivalent in Interaction, Graphic Design, Visual Communications, User Interface (UI) Design, Art, Human Computer Interaction (HCI)

Job: Online / E-Commerce

Primary Location: Americas-US-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 161270