Visual Designer

Mountain View, CA
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Jordyn Hively

Job Description:

Top Responsibilities: 
-Translate designs into high-quality digital assets, organize them, and communicate them in a way that they can be visually referenced and integrated by UX and engineering teams. 
-Manage design component libraries 
-Implement working processes for asset production as well as methods for efficiency and communication. 
- Be the Point of contact across Design Teams, Engineering Teams, and Project Managers to provide top-notch Quality Assurance across all of our products. 
-Take ownership of products final design implementation and communicate accurate specs across all product areas. 
- Partner with key stakeholders to create digital (and occasionally print) materials in the form of presentations, documents, and websites. 
- Develop clear communication materials to convey concepts and information so that it is relatable and memorable. 
-Ability to work independently to troubleshoot technical and process-related issues. 

Minimum Qualifications: 
- Best in class portfolio demonstrating top-notch design skills for print, web, and mobile platforms. 
- A degree in relevant field: information design, communication arts, graphic design. In lieu of degree, 4 years of relevant work experience. 
- Previous experience working on IOS or Andriod applications 
-Significant organizational and process skills; ability to both implement efficient working processes as well as process-automation tools. 
-2-3+ years of experience as a designer in the software development environment. 
-Strong attention to detail and zero tolerance for inconsistency in design. 
-Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills. 
-Confidence in technical knowledge to be able to communicate expectations accurately with engineers and UX. 
-Project management skills related to planning, allocating, and communicating. 
-Creative problem-solving abilities. 
-Sketch and Illustrator experience 

Preferred Qualifications: 
- Examples of web/mobile web design compositions that are considerate of UI visual systems, hierarchy, and usability. 
- Examples of illustration and/or data visualization. 
- Experience working closely with UX and product management teams in the tech industry. 
- Solid understanding of regional needs for asset localization. 
- Ability to improve UX with good rationale.