Mintel is looking for a UI Product Designer to join our US Product Development team. As a UI Product Designer, you’ll design thoughtful, engaging and meaningful products that excite our users. You’ll be a key member of the team working to deliver Mintel’s world-class insights through simple, intuitive, effective, and modern web design.
You’ll rely on user-centered design principles to produce high-quality visual interfaces — from concept to execution. You’ll collaborate with product managers, UX strategists, developers, and your fellow designers to continuously refine the suite of Mintel products and our design system; Creating innovative products that people love to use.
What You Will Be Doing:
Work collaboratively with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
Contribute to our developing design system by helping formalize a consistent visual design language across all products
Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off with engineering
Work with UX designers to utilize web analytics data, consumer insights, market research, and proven user-centered design principles in the creation of user interface designs
Assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in usability testing and interpreting analytics data
Proactively review, refine, and recommend new interface concepts across multiple websites
What We Are Looking For:
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, UI Design or other related field
3-5 years’ demonstrable experience in digital and web
Proven UI/product design experience with a strong portfolio; interaction design experience a plus
Deep understanding of web standards, responsive web design, and atomic/modular design principles
Experience with data visualization tools such as HighCharts, Tableau, D3, etc.
Proficiency in Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other visual design tools
Basic understanding of WCAG, Section 508, and WAI-ARIA standards.
Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders
Ability to make strong recommendations based on industry trends, consumer research, business needs and technical feasibility/difficulty
Excellent communication (verbal and presentational) interpersonal skills along with the ability to collaborate across multiple business units
Detail oriented, with a passion for consistency
High performance under pressure and in adherence to deadlines with a quality output