#145533

UI Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
04/01/2019
Posted By:
Ryan Stipes
Date:
03/22/2019

Job Description:

Aquent's Client is looking for a UX Designer to help drive and lead critical user experiences for the company's loyalty rewards program with a goal of building a stronger relationship with our users.

This is a temporary, 12-month position to contribute to an important strategic roadmap.

Responsibilities:

  • Help define the end-to-end experience and user interfaces for features to increase user engagement, drive program adoption, and improve program effectiveness of the company's loyalty program.
  • Create detailed wireframes, mockups, and prototypes following a user-centered process to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Collaborate closely with product, engineering, business, and marketing teams to define, execute, and launch features that maximize end user, developer, business value, and impact.
  • Work with research teams to validate concepts, and execute iterations on learnings
  • Inspire creativity and partner with illustration and motion designers to deliver fun, delightful, and engaging experiences for our users
  • Take input, requirements, and feedback from multiple stakeholders across different cross-functional organizations.
  • Participate in regular design reviews with a strong ability to communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale effectively.
  • Develop/apply general visual styles and interaction patterns, consistent with company standards, and the brand and communicate that into detailed specs for engineering

Skill/Experience/Education:
Mandatory:

  • Bachelor's degree in Design (e.g., interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial, etc.), Human-Computer Interactions (HCI), Computer Science (CS) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience. 
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience 
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills 
  • Strong core interaction and visual design skills, knowledge of the user-centered design process
  • Fluency with visual and interaction design tools as well as ability to work within technical and non-technical stakeholders

Desired:

  • MA/MS in Design or a related field 
  • Experience designing for and leading user facing products from concept to launch 
  • Detail-oriented and a strong sense and understanding of visual design 
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to manage and execute on multiple projects at different stages of the design and implementation process
  • Prototyping skills 
  • Highly collaborative with other designers, user researchers, content strategists, product managers, engineers, and marketing. 
  • Familiarity with Google Material design