Product Design Prototyper, Avatars at Meta

Meta

Location: London, UK // Europe, Remote
Type: Full-Time
Category: Creative Coder

Description

Our long term vision for Metaverse is an embodied form of the internet which offers a feeling of presence, or being together, even when you’re not. Similar to your profile in the early days of Social Media, Avatars will increasingly be the digital identity that represents people when they interact with others online, unlocking new social experiences for emergent realities and augmenting Meta apps with personality, expression and delight.

As a Product Designer Prototyper on Avatars, you will help build the Avatars system, digital representation of oneself across 1st Party and 3rd Party products, and power meaningful experiences that advance our mission to connect people together in the future of the Metaverse.

The ideal candidate has experience working on end-to-end product development and is known as a strategic partner to their cross-functional peers. They set the product direction, define constraints and how to measure success, influence stakeholders, and solve design problems through experimental interactive experiences.

Responsibilities

  • Define and synthesize user requirements
  • Help establish design processes to align cross-functional teams, including but not limited to designers, PMs, engineers, and researchers
  • Help to build product strategy, contributing to strategic decisions with engineering and research teams
  • Clearly articulate design decisions to a vast set of internal stakeholders
  • Investigate, design, build, user test and iterate on 3D interactive prototypes
  • Iterate rapidly. Present your prototypes to various audiences for feedback and improve in the next iterations
  • Give and solicit feedback from others to raise the quality and craftsmanship of the product
  • Partner with cross-functional partners to oversee the implementation of the user experience

Minimum Qualifications

  • Design skills and the proven experience to lead in cross-functional environments
  • Experience driving product strategy and vision
  • Experience with real-time 3D development environments, ideally in Unity and Spark AR
  • Experience in shipping software products
  • Portfolio featuring examples of interaction and visual work
  • Experience with AR and/or game development
  • Ability to visualize in 3D and understand aesthetic and usability aspects of design
  • Strong problem-solving, communication, and conflict resolution skills
  • Strong programming ability in one or more languages (E.g., C#, JavaScript, HLSL/GLSL, Cg)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with researchers & knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methods
  • Experience with building prototypes in short timeframes (preferably with Unity or Unreal Engine or willing to learn using these platforms)
  • Experience with Spark AR

How To Apply:

For further information and to apply please visit: https://www.metacareers.com/jobs/346090677737469/