Position at Al Jazeera Media Network
Al Jazeera’s mission is to connect and inform the world. We serve as a forum for truth, knowledge, cultural exchange, expression, and human rights.
Our team is global, and constantly striving to empower people around the world to be better informed and more connected.
Designers at Al Jazeera influence our entire product ecosystem. Join our team of designers passionate about building the best products for our global audience.
As a Senior Product Designer, you will be involved in the entire product development lifecycle, from brainstorming the next product idea to perfecting it for launch.
You will use your product design, interaction design, visual design and research skills on a wide range of products with a global impact.
Contract Type : Freelance
Work in the Product team to build and grow the Al Jazeera product ecosystem
Partner with Editorial, Audience Development, Brand, Business, and Engineering teams to identify opportunities, represent design, and oversee the user experience of a product from conception until launch
Lead critique, design reviews, and plan design effort
Design flows and experiences that enable Editorial to deeply connect with audience
Collaborate with other leads on improving and implementing design process
Help drive design vision and strategy for a product line
You Will Have :
A deep knowledge of product, interaction, and visual design
A strong understanding of researching and advocating on behalf of the user
Demonstrated experience in leading research projects
An ability to take ownership of a product from ideation through launch
Drive to identify stumbling points for users, and find answers to difficult questions
Ability to design for multiple environments (native apps, web)
Exceptional skill in industry tools
Exceptional communication and presentation skills
Ability to articulate and sell design concepts
Fluent in Arabic
Developing and implementing Design Systems
Familiarity with accessibility standards and inclusive design practices