Senior Product Designer at Cision

Austin, TX

What we do:
Cision (formerly TrendKite) is a leading global provider of software and services to communications and marketing professionals. Our flagship product, the Cision Communications Cloud, is an industry-leading comms platform that delivers best-in-class earned media monitoring and analytics, a comprehensive media and influencer contact database, newswire distribution, business results attribution capabilities, and much more.

Cision (formerly TrendKite), is looking for a Senior Product Designer to work closely with Product Managers and Developers and translate business goals into engaging products. The ideal candidate understands that designing software is all about designing states, interactions, and transitions.  

What you'll do:
  • Work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment with a team of smart, passionate developers and product managers 
  • Rapidly iterate on a search and analytics SaaS product that has an engaged and quickly growing user base 
  • Collaborate with Product Managers to create and maintain a consistent user experience throughout the product 
  • Be heavily involved throughout the development process, working closely with the development team as they implement designs, iterating as needed 
  • Take high level concepts and turn them into something valuable and exciting for our users  

Who you are:
  • A builder at heart who is obsessed with well-designed products of all kinds 
  • Can clearly communicate your ideas with passion to a wide variety of key stakeholders 
  • Have a sincere appreciation for how hard it is to achieve simplicity, and the deeply held belief that it’s a worthwhile goal
  • Prototype as a key part of your process 
  • Possess expert understanding of user-centered design methods and best practices 
  • Are an expert at creating UX deliverables and have the wisdom to know when not to create any at all 
  • Are able to take your ideas from wireframe to polished visual design 
  • Are comfortable working with an established Design System 
  • Have an innate sense of how customer feedback and other inputs should influence design decisions 
  • Understanding of how current front-end web technologies impact your designs 
  • At least 5 years combined experience including the following: Well-versed in tools like Sketch and InVision, and Design portfolio illustrating you meet the requirements above 
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident (We will not sponsor at this time) 
  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Bonus: previous management experience and working knowledge of React code

Why Cision?
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate folks in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join that group!

Posted Jul 29, 2019