#120937

Senior UX Designer

Location:
San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Susan Reese
Date:
07/25/2017

Job Description:

Aquent​​'s consumer electronic client located in San Francisco is seeking a Senior UX Designer who shares our “innovation through passion” philosophy and thrives in a fast-paced, results-driven environment. Client prefers candidates from Apple, Google, Netflix, or Facebook.

The Senior UX Designer is responsible for creating beautiful, functional and desirable interfaces and services across a wide array of technologies. Our work appears on smart phones, tablets, computers, televisions, wearables and other devices we can’t describe yet. We are looking for a talented collaborative designer to join our group and bring new energy to our process. You should be ready to help at all stages of product design, from uncovering new product concepts to detailing the intricacies of the out of box experience, to the product experience after a year of usage. 
We are interested in passionate and self-motivated individuals who are comfortable in a highly fluid environment. You will bring drive, smarts, and curiosity; we will provide the environment for you to thrive and grow. 

Core Competencies: 
Strong UX Design experience 
Ability to think and act strategically and proactively 
Dedicated and strong attention to detail 
Strong time management skills 
Resource and project management skills 

Essential Functions: 
Conceptualize and develop ideas for products and take them from germinal to shippable 
Wireframing, conceptualizing, rapid prototyping, user-testing, interaction design and visual design 
Work on products and features in close collaboration with other Designers and Engineers 
Creating experiences that successfully accomplish appropriately set goals 
Crafting ideas that turn complex and confusing into simple and understandable 

Skills Required: 
Sketching and visualizing new ideas and user scenarios 
Documentation creation: Scenarios, Wireframes, Visual Design, low and high fidelity mockups and prototypes 
Able to present and defend ideas to the internal team, and help critique and push the rest of the team to better work 
Clear, concise and transparent communication style 
Action-oriented, diligent and flexible 
A clear understanding of design-centered processes and proven methodologies for identifying and solving problems 

Years of Experience: 
5+ or more years in user experience design 

Travel: 
International and Domestic travel is required

Education Required: 
Bachelor’s Degree in related field 

Education Desired: 
Master’s Degree preferred