#149685

UI / Visual Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Posted By:
Courtney Schaefer
Date:
07/10/2019

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 business and financial software client, located in Mountain View, CA, is seeking a UI/Visual Designer for 6 months. 

Responsibilities:

  • Solve customer problems by synthesizing behavioral information and imagining things as they might be, not as they are.
  • Execute design layout, typography, iconography, color theory, and composition to design products and services with artistry, creativity, and mastery.
  • Conceptualize a broad spectrum of ideas and then narrow based on experimentation and customer research.
  • Push and evolve visual frameworks and patterns based on brand guidelines.
  • Visual design for web and mobile.
  • Collaborate effectively with other designers, content strategists, product managers, marketers, and researchers.
  • Solicit feedback and contribute constructively to design reviews.
  • Advance a strong point of view, backed up by personal expertise, design rationale, customer data, and industry trends
  • Work on multiple projects at one time, using strong communication skills to manage time and expectations appropriately.
  • Deliver compelling XD visions, wireframes, UI specifications, visual design, and prototypes.
  • Submit a dazzling online portfolio demonstrating your strong craft and collaborative process.

Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in visual design, prototyping, or related field
  • Deep knowledge of design principles and methods
  • Experience with testing design concepts and innovating to drive business results
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
  • Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and Invision.
  • Motion/animation skills a plus.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field; Master’s preferred