- Palo Alto, CA
- Job Terms:
- posted by:
- Alexa Falcone
We’re looking for a passionate and super collaborative Sr./Principal Visual Designer to join an awesome team based in Palo Alto, CA. We are looking for creative thinkers that are entrepreneurial, critical of the current experiences around them, and innovators who are energized to re-imagine the way people, brands, and services interact to make email more personal and valuable for everyone involved. Our Visual Designers work super-close with our UX, product and technology teams to develop design concepts for our most challenging, complex, and innovative projects. They create experiences across all devices with intuitive, elegant, and beautiful interfaces that drive engagement and loyalty to the brand. They have an acute sense of trendy vs. timely vs. timelessness and dream about digital product design. Mobile experience is a must!
Desired Skills and Experience
Excellent communication skills in order to clearly articulate your design decisions
The ability to think at a high level about product strategy and vision and present it confidently
Experience tinkering with front-end programming to be able to create a web prototype and/or a mobile app
Having shipped applications or software and understand what it takes to make schedules
Must have a portfolio featuring examples of previous design work with mobile experience
Please include a link to your portfolio to be considered.
Must be highly skilled with Photoshop, Sketch, a prototyping tool of your choosing, and have basic working knowledge of After Effects.
Things that we value:
Curious minds with an appetite for learning
Strong points of view paired with a healthy dose of humility
Collaborative mindsets, eagerness for a quality critique, and a great senses of humor
User-centric and strategic approaches
Ability to give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality
Strong interests in following the latest trends in design, technology, and social.
You care about making great products and are willing to design and test in an iterative process to get to the best solution. Sometimes this means hunkering down with an engineer and just cranking out something amazing in an afternoon.
You should be knowledgeable about our competitors, understand established design patterns and best practices, but always feel the need to do better.
You get inspired, fired up and ready to dig in and work when presented with a challenge and it spreads to the rest of your team.
You can design for different technologies, devices and mindsets. You love a challenge from your team and are ready to help bring the fastest growing new mail product into adulthood.