Facebook Product Designer, Avatars in Columbia, South Carolina
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.
The Avatars team is looking for a Product Designer to create end-to-end design mocks across VR, AR and mobile. These designs will be used to answer important questions, provoke and resolve debates, and gather important feedback. As a Product Designer, you will help build the Avatars system, the virtual identities that represent people across our family of apps. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to apply your design and technical skills, work closely with talented cross-functional teams, create interactive AR/VR experiences, and build the future of online social interaction. You’ll be responsible for researching, designing and prototyping interactions. This is an exciting opportunity for a designer to focus on craft, cross-team collaboration, and both 3D and mobile design skills. You’ll work closely with Prototypers, Art, Content Design, User Research and other cross-functional partners to make your work come to life across platforms.
Define and synthesize user requirements
Help establish design processes to align cross-functional teams
Contribute to strategic decisions, working with engineering and research teams
Design and create user experience prototypes and individually contribute to the feature set
Work with user research to user test and iterate
Give and solicit feedback from others to raise the quality and craftsmanship of the product
Partner with PMs, engineers, researchers and content designers, overseeing the implementation of the user experience
Quickly solve issues with your cross-functional leads
Clearly articulate design decisions to a vast set of internal stakeholders
Help build product strategy
Advocate for product design within Facebook
Thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments
5+ years of experience designing and shipping software products
Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methods for user research
Experience thinking at a high level about product strategy and vision
Portfolio featuring examples of interaction and visual work
Experience building prototypes in short timeframes
Experience working with researchers
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