Platform Designer at Snap Inc.
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
Snapchat is a camera and messaging app that connects people to their friends and the world. Every day around the globe, millions of people use Snapchat to communicate with friends, build relationships, play, and learn. No matter where you are or how you express yourself, it’s always the fastest way to share a moment!
We're looking for an experienced mobile designer who loves AR to join the New Platforms team!
What you’ll do:
Conceive of innovative new features and pitch those concepts to stakeholders
Identify the needs of Snapchatters and improve on existing features
Design beautiful, simple, innovative, and intuitive experiences and flows
Help define the short and long-term roadmap for your product area(s)
Regularly give and receive feedback on designs and strategic product decisions
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Excellent communication and presentation skills. You’ll be expected to clearly communicate design decisions to the rest of the team, leadership, and to engineers
Strong visual design skills and passion for interaction design
Ability to prototype interactive mobile experiences
Ability to think at a high level about product strategy
Capable of acting as a Product Manager when needed
A creative thinker who has lots of ideas and sees solutions when most would not
Self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment
A passion for Snap Inc. products
BS/BA degree or equivalent years of experience
6+ years experience designing and shipping mobile applications
Technical background or a familiarity with software engineering
A portfolio showcasing strong mobile and AR design skills
Proficiency in Figma, Sketch, Illustrator, or other design tools
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].
Our Benefits: Snap Inc. is its own community, so we’ve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snap’s long-term success!