Product Designer - Creative

Facebook | Menlo Park, CA

Posted Date 9/14/2018
Description Building 8 brings together world-class experts to develop and ship groundbreaking products at the intersection of hardware, software, and content. We have a clear mandate to ship products at scale that define new categories which advance Facebook's mission of connecting the world and delivering value to its billions of users. The B8 team pursues breakthrough ideas that blend ambitious science, beautiful design, and innovative development. It will operate on aggressive timelines with extensive use of partnerships within and outside of Facebook.
The Building 8 Product Design team seeks a Product Designer to guide the creation of our design language and cinematic interaction model across all our products, setting a high bar for creative excellence. We are looking for a slightly impatient individual willing to face down their fear of failure to accomplish bold things. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park office.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide creative direction for B8 design team, including design language, typography, artwork, motion, and sound

  • Be a creative voice of the Facebook brand, and apply the brand personality across all hardware products

  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into something useful and valuable for our users

  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant

  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the rest of the product and executive teams

  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality

  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Engineers, and Researchers to drive world class user experiences

  • Execute and ship products in a fast-paced and highly fluid environment

  • Help drive the direction and development of Building 8’s consumer creative strategy, plans and execution

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • 7+ years experience in a creative role leading user interface design, typography, iconography, information layout, color, space, texture, motion and sound

  • Portfolio demonstrating key role in shipping products

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience creating design languages and systems that impact multiple products

  • Experience working with multidisciplinary UX and product teams (motion, interaction, research, engineering, 3D modelers, artists, graphics engineers)

  • Experience prototyping designs and experiences in tools like After Effects

  • Experience recruiting talent and helping to grow creative teams

  • Great communication skills and experience convincing stakeholders your design direction

Job Category
Design, UX | Marketing, Growth Hacking | Product

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