#117510

Principal Visual Designer

Location:
Mountain View and San Francisco
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Marquis Akins
Date:
05/02/2017

Job Description:

Contract with potential for extension or perm with Fortune 500 Tech company in Mountain View!

We need your stunning aesthetic sensibility & skills to visualize and define new to the world experiences for emerging technologies. Your impact will be focused at the intersection of interaction, storytelling, brand and visual design.

WHAT WILL YOU ACCOMPLISH ON THE DESIGN TEAM?

  • Bring a new dimension to our group with your thinking & visual design chops.
  • Craft a range of design solutions involving 2D, 3D, video and motion - for mobile, web and VR.
  • Explore new ideas for visual affordances, data visualizations and motion.
  • Discover and refine through iterative protos w/ customers, partners and our team.
  • Inform the direction of projects and strategy.
  • Gain exposure and deep knowledge of new emerging technologies.

Qualifications-

  • Proven track record of beautiful and simple visual design and interface solutions that are elegant, highly functional and elicit positive emotions.
  • BA degree or higher in Graphic Design, Human Computer Interaction or other related disciplines. Graduate degree a plus.
  • 8+ years of professional design work experience in delivering high quality, high volume, award winning design and products.
  • Technically savvy and up-to-date on evolving visual design best practices & global mobile product trends.
  • Experience designing for iOS, Android, mobile web - from concept to production.
  • Expertise with design tools such as Adobe CC suite, Fireworks, After Effects. 3D tools such as Maya, 3D Studio Max or Rhino and Keyshot a bonus.
  • Competent in motion design principles and execution.
  • An extensive (broad and deep) portfolio of design / product work that demonstrates business results through improved customer experiences, backing up design recommendations with solid rationale.
  • Effective communicator, presenter, negotiator and collaborator.