Junior Product Designer
Warner Music GroupNew York, NY
Full Time Job
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It is the mission of every member of the WMG team around the world to create a nurturing environment for artists, songwriters, and the people behind the music – at every stage of their career. We strive to set WMG apart by embracing innovation – an integral part of our company's DNA.
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Job Title: Junior Product Designer
A little bit about our team:
The User Experience Team at Warner Music Group is a small and focused band of experts. We support each other to get complex work done right. We're looking for a Junior Product Designer to help transpose, invert, and augment the music business, crafting world-class experiences that connect artists and their music to your eyes & ears. You will wear all the hats, leading the UX of projects for artists, managers, and internal teams, collaborating with product managers, stakeholders, and developers while discovering, researching, defining, designing, and prototyping.
Here you'll get to:
• Design premium, modern, end-to-end user-centric experiences
• Help define new user interface (UI) components and augment the style guide
• User and comparator research through focus groups, interviews, surveys, and analytics
• Study early requirements and transform them into scenarios, personas, use cases, flow diagrams, site maps, inventories, interactive (IA), sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
• Follow brand guidelines and transform them into visual and component designs, interactions, data visualization, and testable prototypes
• Work in an Agile environment with Project Managers and Developers to shape epics & stories in JIRA, inspect code, and execute visual quality assurance (QA)
• Pixel-perfect user experiences and interfaces to be implemented within a product
• Iterative creation of sketches and pitch-quality design/interaction concepts & prototypes
• Diligence in developing responsive designs that work across platforms (e.g. web, tablet, mobile)
• Experience working with style guides and user experience (UX) libraries, common patterns, and current UX practices)
• Partnering with senior designers in developing and building an enterprise style & component platform
• Contribution across multiple projects at one time
• Strong communication skills, excellent time management & organizational skills
• High-Level Proficiency in Figma
• At least 3 years of product and/or UX design experience in the industry
• Experience with prototyping/animation tools, e.g. Figmotion, Adobe XD, Principle, AfterEffects, etc.
• Music industry experience
• Formal training in Graphic Design (BFA preferred)
With its broad and diverse roster of new stars and legendary artists, Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Warner Records, Warner Classics and Warner Chappell Music, one of the world's leading music publishers with a catalogue of more than one million copyrights worldwide.
For more than four decades, WMG has been an industry-leading force in providing a world-class array of services designed to help artists and labels grow their careers and their businesses. Artist & Label Services is the umbrella for WEA (Warner-Elektra-Atlantic) – the pioneering WEA distribution and marketing network – and Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) – the ground-breaking global distribution company for independent artists and labels.
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