#142449

UI Designer

Location:
San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
02/25/2019
posted by:
Ryan Stipes
Date:
01/10/2019

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Create user experiences and define the user interface for new and incremental features within platform
  • Streamline existing flows, and collaborate with engineers to implement the improved experience. 
  • Develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas. 
  • Gauge the usability of new and existing products, and making constructive suggestions for change. 
  • Collaborate with research to validate concepts for new UX or new features. 
  • Stay involved in implementation by filing bugs, following up on progress, and course-correcting when technical constraints arise.

Skill/Experience/Education:
Mandatory:

  • Education: Solid academic background (BA required, MA/MS preferred) in human-computer interaction or design-related field 
  • Minimum 3 years experience in UX design 
  • Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills. 
  • Proficiency in Sketch or other design/prototyping tools

Desired:

  • Experience working on developer tools 
  • Familiarity with machine learning concepts
  • Familiarity with mobile developer workflow (Android, iOS, and/or Web) 
  • Familiarity with Google products and productivity tools 
  • Experience working in large companies, corporate environment 
  • Good communication and presentation skills, can navigate various cross functional stakeholders
  • Understands the impact of visual design, and can evolve wireframes in pixel-­perfect mocks when necessary
  • Web development abilities: HTML, CSS Mobile development abilities: Android Java, iOS (Swift or Objective­C)