#124911

Interaction / Visual Designer

Location:
San Diego, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Jennie Brandon
Date:
10/27/2017

Job Description:

Assignment with potential for extension or conversion with Fortune 500 Tech company in San Diego! 

 

You must love

  • Emotionally connecting with customers
  • Customer-centered design processes
  • Solving big problems
  • Organizing and maintaining complex design systems
  • Inspiring others to aim for bigger, bolder, and smarter ideas
  • Agile and experiment-driven development
  • Negotiating, communicating, and presenting

 

What you’ll do

  • Design for multiple platforms within the realm of technical possibilities
  • Articulate complex visions through simple, elegant designs
  • Design and maintain product marketing experiences
  • Deliver compelling UX visions, UI specifications, high fidelity visual designs and prototypes

 

Responsibilities

  • Apply strategic design thinking to deliver a best in class product experience
  • Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that make our products easy use while still delivering huge customer benefit
  • Create experiences that are both customer-inspired and data-informed
  • Utilize industry design standards and best practices to define and implement design criteria, design guidelines, and design specs
  • Stay up to date with new technologies and industry trends
  • Collaborate effectively with designers, researchers, engineering, product management, marketing, and other team members
  • Prioritize work & multi-task well; Wear multiple hats in a true start-up spirit to support adjacent areas like interaction design or user research

 

Qualifications

  • Strong conceptual thinking
  • 3 - 5+ years of visual design experience with product marketing and consumer applications
  • Intimate knowledge of Sketch, Adobe software and prototyping tools
  • Strong leadership skills - ability to work with Art Directors, Project Managers, Engineers and Senior Leaders
  • A solid understanding of interaction, information architecture, user interfaces and product marketing experiences
  • A portfolio with examples of compelling product and product marketing experiences; bonus points for showing process, design thinking and rationale.