Product Designer/UX Designer – Zehitomo

 

Responsibility

  • Be in tune with users and understand user psychology
  • Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback
  • Create personas through user research and data
  • Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)
  • Pair up with UI Designer to implement attractive designs
  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers

Qualifications

Must

  • Proven experience as a UX Designer/Product Designer or similar role
  • Strong portfolio of design projects
  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
  • Proficient in design software
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Native level Japanese

Nice to Haves

  • Background in project management and research
  • Knowledge of industry and market trends
  • Experience working in Agile Scrum
  • Conversational English
  • JavaScript is a plus
  • Figma

About Zehitomo

Zehitomo runs a matching platform for freelancers and local businesses across Japan. They connect people looking for local services with professionals who want to provide them. Zehitomo attracts over 200,000 professionals from all over Japan in more than 500 categories, including yoga instructors, piano lessons, photographers, kitchen remodeling, and air conditioner cleaning etc.