#142492

Visual Designer

Location:
Cambridge, MA or Pittsburgh, PA, or NYC
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
01/28/2019
posted by:
Corey King
Date:
01/11/2019

Job Description:

You will:

  • Create iconography, high-fidelity designs, and interactive prototypes to guide design and development. 
  • Rapidly iterate on design-based on user feedback, tech constraints, market dynamics.
  • Migrate components from current version of the product to new version, applying an updated stickersheet adhering to the latest version of design
  • Prepare files to be handed off to engineering (redlining, etc.) 

Skill/Experience/Education:
Mandatory:

  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field or equivalent practical experience. 
  • 3 years of experience in a related field. 
  • Experience collaborating with multidisciplinary UX and/or product teams. 
  • Experience implementing visual design systems across a range of products. 
  • Portfolio demonstrating solid design skills and understanding of typography, color, web design principles, UX/UI design, animation, functionality, and usability. 
  • Power user in Sketch.

Desired:

  • Education in Design, HCI, Interaction, and/or relevant industry experience. 
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to listen, articulate positions, and advocate for designs. 
  • Design system expert. 
  • Experience working collaboratively with other designers, product managers, and engineers. 
  • Skilled in tools for rapid prototyping, system diagramming, layout, and presentation.