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Staff Product Designer, Digital Core

CNN

Atlanta, GA 09-23-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
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The Job

As a Staff Product Designer, you are a member of the world-class CNN Digital Product Design Team, which is responsible for creating industry-leading user experiences engaged by millions across the globe. CNN is driven by a shared commitment to put our users at the center of the experiences we build and to push the boundaries on what an exceptional digital experience can be. We believe that success is driven by the combined ability of content, design, product, and technology to achieve user delight.

The Staff Product Designer, CNN Digital Core , is an experienced designer who collaborates with
other product designers, product managers, engineers, researchers, content strategists, and data scientists to build and grow CNN Digital product experiences that help inform & engage our users, and impact CNN's bottom line. This role is specifically focused on building experiences for our most loyal and engaged users, and identifying ways for CNN to best serve their needs.

The Daily
• Oversee & execute on CNN's Core product design efforts ranging from mobile applications to web user experiences, including page templates, information architecture and navigation, to create an engaging, personalized CNN experience for our users.
• Collaborate with partners on your cross-functional team to understand the needs of our users and establish end-to-end workflows designed to best serve those needs.
• Partner with your team to solve meaningful user problems and proactively drive strategic solutions and results.
• Team up with your product counterparts to steer the holistic view of the user experience to provide a superior and seamless product experience, from daily improvements to longer-term strategies.
• Create end-to-end customer journeys that inform new product features and promote new businesses.
• Employ user research and testing techniques, backed by analytics data, to develop a deep understanding of how users engage with our content, what matters to them, and identify pain points.

The Essentials
• Design Portfolio demonstrating strong UX and visual design solutions, with an emphasis on identifying and meaningfully solving true user problems.
• 8+ years professional experience, specifically as a Product Designer
• Experienced in design software such as Sketch, Figma etc.
• Expertise in visual design elements including typography, layout, and visual hierarchy
• Prototyping skills
• Foundational understanding HTML and CSS a plus
• Exceptional track record to execute on product design strategy from a long-term view to daily execution , mentor designers, and partner with cross functional team members such as Product Management and Engineering .
• Bachelor's Degree in Design or a related field preferred
• You like to t ake smart risks and champion new ideas

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g33z85-54-80-249-22-42 in your application.

Company Profile
CNN

We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN. We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN.