Visual Designer - Mobile

Mountain View, CA
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Suzy Thompson

Job Description:

This is a temp assignment that is scheduled to go for a few months.

Our team is looking for a Sr. Visual Designer to design and visualize in-product mobile experiences with outstanding graphic design skills, an eye for typography and intuitive layout and a pixel-level attention to details. 

You must love: 
- Emotionally connecting with customers Customer-centered design processes 
- Solving seriously real problems 
- Ambitious and ambiguous directions Inspiring others to aim for bigger, bolder, and smarter 
- Agile and experiment-driven development 
- Negotiating, communicating, and presenting 

What you’ll do: 
- Articulate complex visions through simple, elegant mobile designs. 
- Push and evolve visual frameworks, patterns, and brand guidelines. 
- Participate in a collaborative, knowledge-sharing design community. 
- Know mobile and web technology, and their impact on the feasibility of design. 

• Portfolio of design work demonstrating a mastery of visual language, critical thinking and the ability to simplify complex topics 
• 3+ years’ experience delivering products or services, preferably in the SaaS business 
• Experience with mobile platforms: iOS and android
• Solid knowledge of design principles and methods, innovation, and ideation tools 
• An amazing online portfolio 

Preferred Skills: 
• Bachelor’s degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field 
• Product thinking and research-driven design process is a plus. 

Client Description:

WORKING WITH AQUENT: freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check 
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)