Who we are Realtor.com is your one stop shop for homebuyers, sellers, and dreamers, with comprehensive for-sale listings, insightful information, valuable tools, and professional expertise.
We're excited and hungry to make a difference to the millions of people in the US who buy a home each year. Our aspiration starts with treating our home buyer as our focal point - we believe that delivering on experiences that truly help people through this seemingly difficult life event will lead us to continued and greater success as a company.
Who we are looking for We are looking for a Senior Product Designer to work within our Emerging Audiences team where you will be working on some new and exciting experiences within the site, bridging between all of our audiences.
We're after designers who have experience articulating and rationalising design choices whilst being collaborative, approachable and friendly.
You are excited to ship a lot of engaging, beautiful and personalized new product experiences that genuinely solve buyer problems and delight them with what you create.
A day in the life of a Senior Designer
Standups with your cross functional team to review the progress of your sprint
Host whiteboard ideation sessions to uncover divergent thinking across cross discipline team members (product, engineering, sales, media etc)
Create sketches and interactive prototypes for testing with users
Spend some quiet time carefully adding fidelity and detail to your visual & experience designs
Work with broader UX team in crafting the overall DSM language used throughout the site
Work with product & UI engineers to implement your design
BA / BS degree in design, design and research, human-computer interaction, or a related field or equivalent practical experience
3+ years of relevant work experience as well as experience integrating user research into design practices
Applied knowledge of user-centred design principles, UX Design best practices, trends and emerging technologies
Experience designing products for consumer audiences from concept to implementation
Online portfolio demonstrates solutions that represent the most user-centric intersection of content, business, technology, and design
Ability to create interactive prototypes, experience and journey maps
Designs elegant and engaging experiences that connect consumers with brands which augment their home shopping experience
Designs the overall experience across multiple real life touch-points that span multiple areas of the business
Contribute to the product roadmap
Contribute to our design pattern libraries and style guides
Makes timely, informed decisions that take into account the facts, goals, constraints and risks
Develops expert-level knowledge of competitive and complementary products and bring new ideas to the team
Diversity is important to us, therefore, realtor.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer regardless of age, color, national origin, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, marital status, status as a disabled veteran and / or veteran of the Vietnam Era or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, realtor.com will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified disabled individuals.