What does a product designer do?

A product designer works to create and design digital products or services from start to finish. The product designer is responsible for designing and creating a product that is user-friendly, effective and satisfying for users.

A Product Designer starts by gathering information about user needs and goals. They often use insights from the UX designer, along with user research and data analysis, to create design solutions that meet user needs while representing the brand.

 

A key goal of the Product Designer is to create a product that is intuitive and easy to use. They work to create a visual structure and hierarchy, color schemes, typography, icons, and other graphic elements that together create a unified and easy-to-use design.

 

The product designer often works with the UX designer and developers to ensure the design is technically feasible and meets the brand’s requirements. They may also work on creating prototypes and user tests to test and improve the design.

 

As with UX design and UI design, good product design is becoming increasingly important for companies looking to create a successful digital presence. Product Designers often work in tech companies, e-commerce, modern product companies, digital service companies, and companies going digital. By using an experienced product designer, these companies can create a product that provides a visually appealing user experience, increases user engagement and improves brand awareness.

A Product Designer works with a variety of skills and often collaborates with other team members and the organization to create a product that meets the needs of users and the requirements of the brand. Here are some of the skills that a Product Designer can work with:

 

UX design
A product designer works to create a user experience that is effective, simple and satisfying for users. They work to understand user needs, explore design solutions and test prototypes to ensure the product is user-friendly.

 

UI design
A Product Designer is also responsible for the visual presentation and interaction of the product. They work to create a user interface that is consistent, effective and appealing to users.

 

Product strategy
A Product Designer works to develop a product strategy that takes into account both user needs and company goals. They work on defining the product, its target audience and features.

 

Marketing
A Product Designer may also work on developing marketing materials for the product, including websites, advertisements and other marketing materials.

 

Development
A product designer also often works with the development team to ensure that the product is developed efficiently. They work to create technically feasible design solutions and ensure that the product meets the brand’s requirements.

 

Project management
A Product Designer may also be responsible for the project management of the product. They work to plan and monitor the project to make sure it meets timelines, budget, and other goals.

 

A product designer often collaborates with other team members, including UX designers, UI designers, developers, product managers, and marketers, to create a product that meets both user needs and company goals.

As with UX designers, product designers can be used in many different types of companies that want a positive user experience for their products or services. Here are some examples:

 

E-commerce companies
E-commerce companies need a positive user experience to increase sales and customer loyalty. A product designer can help create user-friendly product pages, a smooth checkout process, and a search function that works effectively.

 

Modern product companies
Modern product companies that focus on technology, SaaS and cloud services also need a positive user experience to maximize product usability and customer satisfaction. Product designers can help create a simple and effective user experience for their products and services, which is crucial for them to compete in the digital market.

 

Digital service companies
Digital services companies that develop web or mobile applications need a positive user experience to get users to use their services. A product designer can help create a user-friendly and aesthetically pleasing user experience.

 

Tech companies
Tech companies that develop technical products or services need a positive user experience to increase product usability and customer satisfaction. A product designer can help create a simple and effective user experience for their tech products.

 

Companies going digital
Companies that digitize their products or services need a positive user experience to engage customers and increase sales. A product designer can help create a modern and smooth user experience for their digital products or services.

 

Companies undergoing digital transformation
As with UX designers, product designers can also be used by companies undergoing digital transformation. By using a product designer, companies can create a modern and user-friendly product experience for their digital products or services, which is crucial for attracting and retaining customers in the digital market.

 

In summary, product designers are used in many different types of companies that want a positive user experience for their products or services. Product designers can help create user-friendly and aesthetically pleasing products and services that satisfy users’ needs and increase customer satisfaction.

Need to find a Product Designer?

We at Trib can help you find exactly the profile you need. We have many years of experience and a well-developed network of the best talents and abilities in design.

  • Flexible recruitment adapted to your needs
  • Get access to the best network of talent
  • A single role or a whole team – permanent recruitment, freelance consultants or staffing services
  • Support and advice throughout the process

Roles we have done in Design

Founding Product Designer

Monoscope

Completed

Product Designer

Simployer

Completed

Senior Product Designer

Market Leading Platform

Completed

Content / Graphic Designer

J.LINDEBERG

Completed

Android Designer

Outdoors Enthusiast App

Completed

UX Designer

Fintech company

Completed

Product Designer

Handelsbanken [Malmö]

Completed

Product Designer

Majority

Completed

Lead Product Designer

Zynca

Completed

Product Designer

Madden Analytics

Completed

Senior Product Designer

Sana

Completed

UX Designer

Etraveli

Completed

Product Designer

Kodiak Hub

Completed

Senior UX Designer

Handelsbanken

Completed

Product Designer

Swedbank Pay

Completed

UX Designer

EF Education First

Completed

Designer

Sana

Completed

UX Designers

Talentech

Completed

Senior Product Designer

Trustly

Completed

Digital Designer

Billo

Completed

We are Trib

A recruitment agency in Stockholm that knows Product Design?

We build organizations and high-performance teams together with start-ups, scale-ups, SaaS companies, e-commerce companies and traditional organizations by finding and recruiting the best Product Designers on the market.

Our network of talent ranges from junior talent to C-level in product development, design, UX and other relevant areas.

Whether the need is for freelance consultants, staffing or permanent recruitment, we help you find and hire the most competent and creative Product Designers to quickly reach your product development goals.

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