The opportunity

We are looking for an Experience Design Contractor to help design user experiences for our marketing and commerce applications. As part of the 300-person Adobe Design organization, this role will work collaboratively with designers, researchers, product managers, engineers and other partners throughout the software development lifecycle. The position requires a pragmatic, user-centered and data-informed design approach to enterprise design.

What you’ll be working on

  • Working closely with product teams, designers, and users to dive deeply into user journeys to identify problems, re-frame into opportunities, and co-create requirements and design plans.
  • Mapping customer journeys, visualizing concepts through story boards, prioritizing scalable information architecture, laying out detailed workflows around tech constraints, building intuitive interactions, and prototyping
  • Crafting pixel-perfect mockups by using your creativity and following the design system, delivering detailed design specs and assets to engineering teams, verifying implementation quality, and tracking success metrics
  • Engaging directly with users and customers to gain a deeper understanding of their goals, validate design solutions, conduct quick rounds of usability testing, incorporating results into your design process
  • Advocating for user-focused design, representing the voice of Adobe users throughout the design process.

What you’ll bring to the team

Must-haves:

  • 3 or more years of UX design experience for software
  • Bachelor’s Degree in UX, HCI, Design or a related field
  • Direct experience across a range of design approaches and methodologies, from persona development to prototyping and the many steps in between
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe XD and other design tools
  • Understanding of common software project management practices and Agile development
  • A collaborative UX professional who can involve multiple team members to get to the best solution.
  • Proactive, self-sufficient and professional, with strong organizational and time management skills.

Nice-to-haves:

  • Design system experience and ability to bring Engineers and Product Managers along
  • Experience working with enterprise software in a product design role
  • Comfortable working with remote teams overseas and international teams
  • Experience pivoting and navigating dynamic and changing situations
  • A proven track record of delivering excellent experiences that meet user needs, product requirements, and strategic business objectives
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to clearly articulate a problem space, sometimes in various ways to meet the needs of different
  • Strong conceptualization and visual communication abilities
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to balance multiple work streams

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio to dxdesigncontractor@adobe.com.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.