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Internal Tech Startup at Con Ed

Design Lead

$120k – $150k
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Con Edison's Digital Factory is building digital products and applications that enable our crews to effectively power one of the largest cities in the world. Our guiding principle is to leverage Agile and Design Thinking to develop a culture of creativity, autonomy, and impact. The Digital Factory's mission is to usher Con Edison into the digital era and we-re looking for curious, talented people to join us on this journey!


-You have a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience (5+ years of professional experience)

-You have an excellent track record in prior work of user research, experience design, rapid prototyping, usability testing

-You have experience design and data visualization skills, including use of a diverse set of software (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, Sketch, and others)

-You are able to cover end-to-end process, i.e. plan/ drive research, lead workshops, stakeholder education, hands-on design, workflow & user interfaces, and work with development team to implement


As our Design Lead you’ll bring together and empower multi-disciplinary teams of designers, researchers, and content strategists to bring experiences to life. You provide vision and guidance across the product portfolio, mentoring more junior designers, leading the overall design process and interfacing with senior stakeholders. You are also responsible for leading user research, need-finding, and driving the solution vision based on business and user insights. You should be comfortable getting your hands dirty and designing multi-channel experiences, leading workshops, and getting deep into the product to drive distinctive visual design. You will:

-Advocate for user-centered, simple, elegant design

-Mentor and develop junior designers

-Drive user research to uncover insights, craft personas, and map experiences across the product portfolio

-Lead development of concept sketches and storyboards, detailed interaction designs and screen flows, and prototypes to clearly articulate solutions and guide agile teams

-Drive concept and usability testing to iteratively validate and improve solution design

Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.

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Internal Tech Startup at Con Ed

Con Edison - Digital Factory focuses on Utilities. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a very large team that's 5000+ employees.

You can view their website at http://careers.coned.com/jobs/search?cfm9=Information+Technology

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