Amazon's Device Design Group has launched revolutionary products like Echo, Fire TV, Alexa Communications, and more. Are you interested in joining the team to help design voice interactions for Amazon's next generation devices? You will have the opportunity to impact the customer experience, design, and implementation of cutting-edge products and features. We're looking for people who are passionate about innovating on behalf of customers, demonstrate a high degree of ownership, and want to have fun and make history.
This VUI/Voice UX Designer will lead and drive the voice interaction model for different form factors and environments: Echo devices in the home with/without screens, FireTVs, on-the-go devices, etc. They will work closely with visual interaction designers to define the interaction models and patterns for FireTV, Alexa mobile app, Alexa Presentation Layer, and future products. This role will also have the opportunity to work on design education and outreach.
As a member of a growing design team, you will also be responsible for helping prioritize the team's work and magnifying the impact of the team's output across organizational boundaries.
The ideal candidate will be able to:
Create world-class, user-centered designs for voice and multimodal features and platform patterns through consideration of UX research, market research, business requirements, customer feedback, and usability study findings.
Demonstrate leadership in driving design processes into the organization that help refine strategy.
Translate business requirements into use cases and high-level customer experience requirements.
Design the interface and interaction flow of new voice and multimodal features and patterns.
Develop conceptual diagrams and voice interaction prototypes Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications.
Present design work to the user experience team, product team, engineering team, Amazon.com executives, and external partners for review and feedback.
Work with our usability and data mining teams to assess and optimize new and existing features.
Develop high level strategy and roadmap for voice first (but not voice-only) features and patterns across devices and environments.
Collaborate with other design team members in the organization on frameworks, process, and best practices.