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Pearson UX Product Designer in Boston, Massachusetts

UX Product Designer - ( 2102070 )



Pearson is a design-centric product company whose mission is to have a direct relationship with millions of lifelong learners. We are committed to creating products that equip learners with the skills they need to enhance their world of opportunities. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

As the world’s leading learning company with more than 22,500 employees in 70 countries, we provide content, assessment, and digital services to learners, educational institutions, employers, governments and other partners globally.

Mid-Level UX Product Designer

We’re looking for a mid-level UX Product Designer to support the design and development of a digital learning experience that directly supports learners. You'll partner closely with our eCommerce, product, and engineering teams and will be charged with rapidly improving the current experience. You will be challenged in an organization that values vision, execution, and persistence. You will take ownership of our product by solving complex problems in simple, elegant ways.

Key Accountabilities

  • Approach an open-ended problem space with vigor and clarity

  • Articulate and deliver design artifacts including wireframes, prototypes, user flow diagrams, and information architecture for web and mobile experiences

  • Design and execute on various areas within our product simultaneously

  • Collaborate with product and engineering teams from concept through delivery and beyond

  • Lead a research-focused effort of rapid iteration, ensuring usability and product consistency

  • Understanding and advocating for all user needs clearly and concisely amongst a variety of audiences from peers to leadership

  • Define, measure, and ingest data to identify success, opportunities, and business impact

  • Think holistically about the user journey and product and learner ecosystem

  • Contribute to an open and collaborative UX culture

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Online portfolio demonstrating:

  • Ability to design across multiple channels, web and native

  • A thorough thought process from heuristic research, journey mapping, and service design through high-fidelity prototyping

  • Years of relevant design experience

  • A knack for user research and evidence-based design

  • Clear understanding of information architecture

  • An area of expertise – Accessibility, Research, Motion

Proven experience in:

  • Partnering directly with UX Product Designers, Product Managers, and Front-End Developers

  • Current design tools including Figma

  • Articulating design rationale concisely and effectively

  • Working in an Agile, lean UX, and mobile-first environment

  • Understanding the relationship of visual, interaction, and content disciplines

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in an HCI or product design-related field

  • Excellent communication, self-management, and organizational skills

  • Collaborative by nature, contributing to a positive, team-centric culture


Primary Location : US-MA-Boston

Work Locations :

US-MA-Boston-1 Federal

1 Federal


Job : Technology

Organization : Global Product

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Jul 15, 2021

Job Unposting : Aug 14, 2021

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2102070