Amazon.com UX Product Designer (m/f) Digital Music in Munich, Germany

USER EXPERIENCE PRODUCT DESIGNER (m/f)

The Digital Music team is looking for a UX designer who will be responsible for the Amazon Music Apps, which enable our customers to stream music (Amazon Music Unlimited & Prime Music) and listen to MP3 downloads.

The primary responsibility of this role will be to take on the detailed executional design of medium-sized product design projects — either a big release on 1 platform or a medium-sized feature that goes across all platforms.

This role will also contribute conceptual designs to brainstorms on new products and new product features - brining fresh and divergent sketches to the team’s work and thinking.

This role is located in Munich, DE.

Responsibilities

  • Be the design leader for medium-sized projects (within a single platform or initiative.)

  • Lead the full design process for a project, from goal and needs identification to concept sketching to flow and wireframe development to high-fidelity prototypes and mocks, checking in with more senior Design Team members to check impacts to the broader Amazon Music Design System.

  • Stay current on emerging design trends, music innovations, and broader technologies and identify opportunities to incorporate best current thinking into product designs.

  • Work from high-level requirements and ask the right questions to gather all relevant information to guide design direction.

  • Quickly iterate on multiple design explorations to arrive at a simple, but robust solution, accounting for complex requirements.

  • Design for current experiences while also envisioning and creating new experiences for future features.

  • Collaborate on and present work to a range of stakeholders – executives, engineers, product managers, business leaders, researchers, other UX and visual designers.

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in visual/graphic design, HCI, interaction design, or related field preferred. May be substituted with significant industry experience and accomplishments.

  • Several years of experience in physical, web, mobile, or emerging platform product design.

  • Strong online portfolio of digital (web and app, if not also emerging platform) work.

  • Fluent German

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience creating Pattern Libraries and working with/pushing Brand Style Guides.

  • Passion for programmed content and working with Editorial and Personalization teams to design products that help customers seek and discover their favorite new music.

AMZR Req ID: 405129