UX Designer

Mountain View, CA
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Jordyn Hively

Job Description:

Overall Responsibilities: 
• Create and define user flows for new features and functionality 
• Design high-level wireframes and detailed mocks, following a user-centered process 
• Collaborate closely with Eng and PM partners on evolving and improving the user experience• Identify and evolve people-focused patterns, components and styles 
• Partner with UX design, research and writing from concept to completion 
• Communicate ideas and rationale effectively 
• Solicit feedback from peers and stakeholders, iterate designs to meet user needs and product excellence 
• Participate in design sessions and other team-wide collaboration efforts 

Required Skills: 
• BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial, etc), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer Science (CS) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience. 
• 4 years of industry experience. 
• Portfolio of UX-focused work samples for web and mobile applications 
• Experience shipping products/experiences geared toward general consumers 

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required: 
• Experience designing native Android mobile applications 
• Knowledge of material design standards and principles 
• Proficiency with Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and other design tools 
• Strong core design skills; ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography, and color effectively*