Avail - Senior Product Designer (Remote - Home Based)

Date Opened: Jan 24, 2022

Location: Remote, Remote, US

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Avail is a car sharing service to help people get where they want to go–whether that’s to run errands, take an unforgettable road trip, or explore a new city–while helping locals earn cash from their unused cars. We are passionate about making shared transportation safe, simple, and affordable, and redefining what it means to own a car.

 

We’ve assembled some of the sharpest folks from across industries to compete against the antiquated system of traditional car rental. We put ideas into action and learn along the way in an open, collaborative work environment. As a part of Avail, you’ll make a direct impact and help build a business from the ground up. No matter where you’ve been, we’re always looking for fresh thinking and new perspectives. 

Job Summary

The Sr. Product Designer uses their user-centered design skills to help frame problems and provide innovative, interaction design solutions that meets user needs while fulfilling key business objectives. They are comfortable working on concepting and early discovery work, as well as iterating on a existing product. Collaboration and communications is core to their approach to ensure focus and effectiveness delivers success. Their ultimate goal is to deliver value to end-users as quickly as possible and to help Avail build a personal transportation platform.

Key Responsibilities

  • Creates holistic design solutions that address business and user needs by considering the end to end customer experience.
  • Communicates conceptual ideas and rationale clearly to generate high-quality feedback.
  • Create user flows, design documentation, prototypes, design assets, and other UX deliverables.
  • Leverages research insights and behavioral analytics to identify opportunities for continuous improvements.
  • Defines UX and UI requirements to execute a consistent experience across touchpoints.
  • Contributes to evolving the core design system.
  • Contributes to maturing the design practice for the organization.

 

This position is a permanent remote home-based worker. Your home office does not need to be near an Allstate office, but it does need to be in the United States. This position is eligible for a monthly connectivity reimbursement to offset the costs of internet and phone expenses.

 

Job Qualifications

  • 5-7 years of professional experience within the product design discipline.
  • Prior experience in consumer facing is a must and ecommerce or two-sided marketplaces is a preferred.
  • Portfolio showcasing a range of dynamic web and mobile applications.
  • Passion for solving customer needs through design.
  • Solid understanding of the design process, information architecture, and usability best practices.
  • Self-motivated to drive projects forward that have an undefined direction.
  • Demonstrates ability to use a range of approaches (e.g. sketch, exemplars) to communicate design intent.
  • Comfortable co-leading teams through the product design phase.
  • Proficient using Figma and Adobe Suite.
  • Someone who is a go-getter and strong communicator.
  • Can demonstrate a design portfolio of past work with low and high-fidelity demonstrations of design capabilities.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Design, Computer Science, Information Sciences, Psychology, Human Factors and or Human Computer Interaction preferred. 

Compensation Data

Compensation range for this position is $81,000 - $148,000 per year, based on experience and qualifications

That’s the day to day, here’s the bigger picture.

 

Avail was founded by The Allstate Corporation in 2018. But you’ll be working for (and at) Avail. Our work environment blends the ingenuity and flexibility of a startup with the scale and strengths of a Fortune 100 company. Perks include a generous PTO policy, flexible working options, and a focus on leadership, wellness, and culture. We also offer 401k, health insurance, and other employment benefits for your future.

 

See a job you love? We encourage you to apply, even if your experience isn’t a perfect match.

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We generally do not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.
 

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