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Senior Product Designer Job

Job Classification:  Remote

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

About this Role:


We're seeking a hands-on Senior Uer Interface Designer to join our collaborative, three-person Atrius Design team. The team operates at all stages of the product process and across a variety of product areas at Acuity Brands, working closely with customers, product managers, engineers, and other designers to build world-class software for our users.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to join a fast-moving, design-focused organization where you can make a big impact. Our indoor way finding applications are used by tens of millions of  travelers and shoppers every year for step-by-step navigation. And our facility and energy management applications are used by the world’s leading companies and institutions to optimize energy use, reduce operational costs, and achieve ambitious sustainability goals.
The role requires proven leadership abilities, strong communication skills, and the ability to make tough decisions in favor of the customer. The Senior User Interface Designer will report to the Head of Design.

About this Team:


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the commercial buildings industry with market-leading solutions for building operations, business productivity, and occupant experience. Our software platform, Atrius™, delivers data-driven insights to facility and energy managers, and indoor maps and location-based services to employees and visitors.

A remote-first organization, Acuity has team members from around the world. Acuity is headquartered in Conyers, GA, with offices in Oakland, New York City, Boston, and more.

How you will contribute:


  • Deliver delightful and thoughtful experiences that inspire action among different audiences—young and old, highly technical and non-technical
  • Be comfortable with ambiguity and complex workflows, and doing the research needed to understand the customer
  • Validate design solutions using qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Think and communicate in terms of systems, patterns, and components
  • Embrace feedback loops
  • Manage trade-offs effectively between cross-functional team members in Product and Engineering
  • Mentor other designers and elevate the Design team’s culture

Qualified Applicants will have:


  • 5 or more years of relevant design experience at a technology-focused, product-driven company or startup
  • Aptitude for a variety of modern design and collaboration tools, including Figma and Miro
  • Experience facilitating user-centered workshops with customers and internal teams
  • A portfolio of work that you can speak to that demonstrates a strong understanding of customer needs and objectives
  • An eagerness to continually expand your knowledge about the industry domain
  • An affinity for inclusive, accessible solutions 

Physical Requirements

  • Sedentary Work


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


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Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  2620

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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