Visual Designer

Mountain View, CA
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posted by:
Marquis Akins

Job Description:

Aquent is seeking a Visual Designer to join our client's team.  

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develop visual design, navigational flows, and click-through UX prototypes.
  • Work with interaction designers, product managers and developers to create user-centered design.
  • Apply the best design aesthetics, while effectively managing trade-offs between business needs and customer benefit.
  • Create and maintain visual guidelines.
  • Support other visual needs such as presentation for product managers and illustrations for publications.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 1-3 years of demonstrable experience in designing web and usable software experiences in an agile, startup-like product development environment.
  • Experience in enterprise is a big plus.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Design, HCI, or similar.
  • Strong conceptual skills.
  • Strong portfolio that demonstrates visual aesthetic, systems thinking and core skills across a variety of categories and formats.
  • Fluency with common design software, such as Sketch, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator for the creation of visual design deliverables/presentations.
  • Strong communicators, who can creatively and effectively communicate ideas as a story to others with strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid design experience for web, mobile and touch devices.
  • A positive attitude, open mind, and a desire to collaborate with and learn from multi-disciplinary teams

Client Description:

Our client is engaged in researching emerging technologies to create new businesses, and developing core technologies to enhance the competitiveness of  it’s products.  The primary research areas include: advanced software, content/services, user experience as well as other new and emerging technologies.





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