Senior Digital UX Product Designer

  • Medifast
  • Jan 05, 2022
Full time Product Management UI/UX Design

Job Description

About The Opportunity
At Medifast, our team members are relentless in our mission of driving Lifelong Transformation, One Healthy Habit at a Time®. When you join Medifast, you become part of a dynamic, fast-growing community of highly motivated, like-hearted people who share a passion for promoting health and wellness. Just as OPTAVIA Coaches inspire Clients to reach their personal wellness goals, at Medifast, we inspire each other to bring our best to work each day to further our shared mission. If you want to build a rewarding career that makes lives better on a daily basis, Medifast may be the perfect place for you.

Overview Of Position
The Senior UX Product Designer will support the Digital Products team on our suite of products (web and native apps that support our Coaches and Clients) through research and design. This individual will leverage various UX design and research methodologies to design experiences with purpose that help users achieve their goals. The ideal candidate will bring a passion for design, continually learning and growing, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as an attention to detail.

Opportunity Highlights

  • Take on projects that support the UX Design team goals in efforts across the company
  • Advocate for design solutions, highlighting inputs that influenced the decisions including business and user goals, demographic and usage data, and research findings
  • Work alongside engineers and product managers throughout all stages of the production cycle
  • Quickly iterate on multiple interactive design solutions and work through details
  • Support Product Managers to assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in user research and assessing performance metrics
  • Present design work to multiple teams and senior leadership for review and feedback

Knowledge, Education, Skills & Abilities

  • 6+ years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar role
  • Bachelor’s degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or 7+ years equivalent professional experience
  • A portfolio of work demonstrating experience creating great user-centered design solutions
  • Be an excellent communicator all around, who can present their ideas to stakeholders and executives
  • Be able to engage in constructive dialogue based on the merit of the design, both giving and receiving; no egos need to be involved
  • Continued education and research into UX trends and current design strategy and technologies (preferred that this is a natural part of who you are)
  • Take responsibility for your own work, and help support other designers
  • Highly proficient in best practices for web/iOS/Android information architecture and design, as you could design for any
  • Contribute to the group’s shared knowledge of user-centered design and research methodologies
  • Experience working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
  • Know when to collaborate with other members of your team
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Ability to work in a startup environment
  • Experience designing and shipping products for mobile and desktop
  • Highly Proficient with a variety of design and prototyping tools such as Illustrator, Figma, Sketch, etc.

At Medifast, Relationships Are At The Center Of What We Do!
We thrive by elevating our connections with one another as well as with our Coaches & Clients. We believe that everyone has the potential to be OUTSTANDING. The Medifast culture is built on seven core values: integrity, courage, teaming, accountability, empowerment, partnership and diversity. These values aren’t just words on a page – they are celebrated as a core part of the company’s philosophy.

We Lead By…
Mastering Relationships: We build trust, promote collaboration and we are reliable.
Being innovative: We strive to improve things in our areas of influence; test, refine and expand within the business strategy; and reach beyond real and perceived boundaries.
Simplifying: We are committed to making things measurable, repeatable and scalable; focusing on outcomes not activities; and eliminating complexity to increase focus.
Anticipating: We predict long-term business and organizational needs; challenge assumptions; and expect and prepare for the unexpected.

More About Medifast
Medifast (NYSE: MED) is the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, which offers scientifically developed products, clinically proven plans and the support of Coaches and a Community to help Clients achieve Lifelong Transformation, One Healthy Habit at a Time®. Based on more than 40 years of experience, Medifast has redefined direct selling by combining the best aspects of the model. Its community of independent OPTAVIA Coaches has impacted 2 million lives and teaches Clients how to develop holistic healthy habits through the proprietary Habits of Health® Transformational System. Medifast is traded on the New York Stock Exchange and ranked second on FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list in 2020The company was also named to Forbes' 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America list in 2017. For more information, visit or and follow @Medifast on Twitter.

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Medifast.