#121449

Principal Interaction Designer

Location:
Mountain View, Ca
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
165k + 20% bonus
posted by:
Susan Reese
Date:
08/06/2017

Job Description:

Aquent's technology client located in Mountain View, CA is seeking a Principal Interaction Designer for a full-time direct hire role.  Their designers are involved at every step of a project—from gathering insights, brainstorming, prototyping, and experimentation to launching pixel-perfect designs. And they are innovating through machine learning and conversational UI to make every interaction delightfully simple.

We are seeking talent inspired by courage, passion, and the entrepreneurial spirit. If you’re ready to create bold and elegant solutions that power prosperity around the globe, we want to hear from you.

What you’ll do:

  • Very passionate about connecting with users 
  • Strong point of view 
  • Portfolio must tell a story 
  • Previous experience supporting complex projects 
  • Execute end-to-end design strategy for multiple platforms
  • Articulate complex visions through simple, elegant designs
  • Engage with customers and learn quickly through iterative prototyping
  • Deliver compelling UX visions, UI specifications, wireframes, and prototypes
  • Push and evolve visual frameworks and patterns based on brand guidelines
  • Collaborate effectively with other designers, content strategists, product managers, and researchers
  • Solicit feedback and contribute constructively to design reviews
  • Advance a strong point of view, backed up by personal expertise, design rationale, customer data, and industry trends
  • Participate in customer research and apply insights to generate designs that deliver customer delight
  • Work on multiple projects at one time, using strong communication skills to manage time and expectations appropriately
  • Bonus: talent focused on money movement, payments, payroll, and financing customer experiences.

Qualifications

 What’ll get your foot in the door:

  • 8+years of experience in interaction design, product design, service design, or related field
  • Bachelor’s degree in Product Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field; Master’s preferred
  • Deep knowledge of design principles and methods
  • Curiosity and commitment to testing new ideas and innovating to drive business results
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
  • Expertise conveying ideas and concepts through storyboarding, wireframing, and prototyping
  • Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and Invision
  • A dazzling online portfolio

Relocation package offered within United States 

Client does not provide sponsorship