Publicis Media is one of the four solutions hubs of Publicis Groupe, alongside Publicis Communications, Publicis.Sapient and Publicis Healthcare. Led by Steve King, CEO, Publicis Media is comprised of five global brands, Starcom, Zenith, Spark Foundry, Blue 449 and Performics, powered by digital first, data driven global practices that together deliver client value and business transformation. Publicis Media is committed to helping its clients navigate the modern media landscape and is present in more than 100 countries with over 17,500 employees worldwide.
Data Sciences is a group within Publicis Media that is accelerating client business transformation through data and technology. Our products service the media agencies' users (i.e. planners, buyers, analytics) by centralizing data, automating/standardizing processes and ensuring data accuracy for all users.
Our growing Product Design team is seeking a full-time Lead, with a passion and hands on ability to turn complex industry challenges into useful, desirable, and dependable user-centered Advertising Technology experiences on a global scale. You will work along a team of smart, passionate, and empathic industry professionals to concept, design, and build innovative and industry-changing digital products that enable our agency teams to win in a very competitive marketplace.
Creating user experience deliverables including: wireframes, sitemaps, user flows, user scenarios, data diagrams, and clickable prototypes
Be a strong and vocal user advocate by evangelizing User Experience best practices, strategies, techniques, and methodologies throughout the organization
Ensuring that your great ideas translate to the functional specifications and continue through the development process
Partnering with other disciplines to solicit end user feedback throughout the product development lifecycle
Implement user-centered research tactics throughout the design and development cycle using the best research methods based on goals, timeline, and resources
This position is ideal for someone who is a "roll up the sleeves" type of person, and who is just as comfortable leading interaction design on large scale projects as they are guiding and mentoring Sr. Designers on the team.
You function best when working side-by-side with a multidisciplinary team of designers, product managers, data scientists and developers infusing the voice of the end user into a culture that thrives on design-led digital product creation.
5+ years of experience
Ability to excel independently and within a collaborative team environment
The professional demeanor to communicate and articulate with product and agency stakeholders as well as with end users
Ability to understand and to tell stories with data, verbally and visually using your excellent interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills
Ability to deliver quality work against tight deadlines with grace and a healthy sense of humour
Proficiency in tools such as Sketch, Omnigraffle, Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, Powerpoint, and Keynote
Knowledge of front-end development technologies (HTML, CSS, etc.)
Experience with complex data driven user interactions (advertising technology, finance, etc.)
Some knowledge of the advertising industries complexities and challenges
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.