Staff Product Designer

Product & User Experience
New York City

Staff Product Designer

At Compass, we envision a world where the experience of selling or buying a home is simple and pleasant for everyone. Founded in 2012, Compass provides an end-to-end platform that empowers residential real estate agents to deliver exceptional service to their seller and buyer clients, all in service of our mission to help everyone find their place in the world.

We are looking for a hands-on, strategic-minded product design lead to help us take our platform to the next level. As a Staff Product Designer at Compass, you will be responsible for leading customer experiences across the platform, collaborating with multidisciplinary teams that include UX Researchers, Product Managers, Software Engineers, and Product Marketing. Our ideal candidate is a seasoned Product Designer with multiple years of experience leading design for complex cross-functional products in both B2B and B2C environments.

At Compass You Will:

  • Exhibit an autonomous mastery of craft and best practices
  • Set strategy for and lead large complex, high impact projects
  • Simplify complex concepts and quickly turn around in-depth user flows and mockups reflecting a range of options
  • Be responsible for the end-to-end customer experience across the platform
  • Exemplify excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Partner closely with research, product managers, and engineers across multiple product teams
  • Facilitate cross-functional collaboration and ideation
  • Leverage research and data insights as second nature in framing problems and driving decisions
  • Demonstrate skills and confidence in weighing risk and making fast decisions - knows when to release quickly and to “measure twice”

What We Look For:

  • 10+ years of experience as an interaction designer, user experience designer, or similar role
  • 3+ years of experience working with B2B and/or B2C preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in HCI, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or equivalent amount of experience
  • Experience working in a collaborative team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
  • Experience using best practices for mobile and web-based information architecture and design, as well as knowledge of usability principles and techniques
  • Experience with research and human-centered design with a portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience solving complex challenges with simple user-centered design solutions
  • Deep experience working within a technical (preferably agile) environment
  • Comfort with a fast-paced work environment at a rapidly evolving organization
  • Experience in standard design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Invision, Principle
Do your best work, be your authentic self

At Compass, we believe that everyone deserves to find their place in the world — a place where they feel like they belong, where they can be their authentic selves, where they can thrive.  Our collaborative, energetic culture is grounded in our Compass Entrepreneurship Principles and our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, growth and mobility. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer competitive compensation packages, robust benefits and professional growth opportunities aimed at helping to improve our employees' lives and careers.

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