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UX Designer - Lose It!

Everyday Health Group
Full-time
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Remote
February 5, 2024

Lose It! is on a mission to change the way people view weight loss. Through the proven approach of calorie counting, Lose It! empowers our members by providing support, motivation, and the tools they need for success on their journey to a healthy weight. We mobilize the world to achieve their health goals by developing best-in-class mobile apps on the iOS and Android platforms.  

We have the energy of a start-up culture with the stability of a profitable business within a publicly traded company. It’s never been a more exciting time to work in tech - come share in our success. Lose It! offers incredible benefits, flexible hours, and a balanced approach to work and life.  

Lose It! is part of the Everyday Health Group (EHG), a recognized leader in patient and provider education and services attracting an engaged audience of over 74 million health consumers and over 890,000 U.S. practicing physicians and clinicians. Our mission is to drive better clinical and health outcomes through decision-making informed by highly relevant information, data, and analytics. We empower healthcare providers, consumers and payers with trusted content and services delivered through Everyday Health Group’s world-class brands.  

The Opportunity

Lose It! is looking for a UX Designer to help drive the look and feel of our top-rated iOS and Android apps. We’re looking for a self-starter that loves trying new ideas and iterating until the design is just right. An ideal candidate is empathetic, resourceful, and has a strong point of view. This person is a problem solver that loves exploring a variety of solutions. This role will report to the SVP of Product of Lose It! and work directly with product managers and engineers to deliver effective, easy-to-use experiences to our members. Come join an exciting environment where you can design a product that helps millions of users live healthier lives.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Create designs for new features of our iOS and Android apps while working closely with product managers and engineers
  • Understand the value behind product decisions and design for usability
  • Evaluate our mobile apps for design defects and ensure engineering deliveries meet design specifications
  • Identify design gaps and inconsistencies in our iOS and Android apps and become an advocate for design quality  

Job Qualifications

  • 1+ years of experience designing mobile or web apps  
  • A basic grasp of mobile design standards and conventions  
  • Demonstrable fluency with Figma  
  • Strong knowledge of interaction design in addition to aesthetics  
  • Strong collaborative skills and the ability to justify design decisions to stakeholders
  • A positive attitude and the ability to resolve issues with best practices  
  • Previous experience working with consumer-facing apps is a plus  
  • Passion for health and wellness is a plus  

Our Culture and Values

We created our values together to guide our collective purpose and pursuits. We are collaborators and problem solvers. We empower one another to make informed decisions and to be enabled towards action. We embrace success. We recognize that innovation can spark and be born from any of us no matter our individual role or background. We encourage open mindedness and sensitivity to each other and our environment. Our personal and professional passions get ignited, nurtured and supported. We value that doing is greater than talking as the most measurable means of impact. Our collective purpose to deliver enlightened audience experiences with trusted brands is what drives the success of our business and our professional satisfaction.  

Life at Everyday Health

At Everyday Health Group, a division of Ziff Davis, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We believe in careers versus jobs and people versus employees.  We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.  

Everyday Health offers competitive salaries in addition to robust health and wellness benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability benefits, Flexible Spending accounts, 401(k) with company match, an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Pregnancy and Parental leave, Family Planning Support via Maven, Flexible Time Off, Volunteer Time Off, Fitness Reimbursement as well as employee-focused engagement and education programs, including Employee Resource Groups and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic, flexible work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then Everyday Health is the place for you.  Everyday Health Group has employees located in 40+ states as well as offices in NYC, Boston, Asheville, London, and Mumbai. This position may be performed anywhere in the Eastern United States except within the City of New York.  

Everyday Health Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees.  

This full-time position is remote with a requirement to come into our Boston, MA office once a quarter.  

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Everyday Health Group

Everyday Health inspires and empowers people to live their healthiest lives, every day, through trusted, medically reviewed information and expert health advice from the nation's leading healthcare providers and patient advocates.