#151921

Interaction Designer

Location:
San Diego, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
08/26/2019
Posted By:
Katie Denfeld
Date:
09/11/2019

Job Description:

Duties:

  • Develop web-based platforms through which companies can interact with and engage consumers; this includes the construction of websites and mobile applications. Works primarily with platforms' architecture at a foundational level. They must be able to design complex user interfaces and interactions for web, mobile, and cross-platform experiences, providing a product that is valuable, usable, and desirable. 
  • Must follow technical and industry developments to keep the platforms up to date, providing prototypes, page layouts, and user interfaces. 
  • Programming and graphic design experience, advanced knowledge of programming languages such as HTML, CSS, and Javascript, and experience with graphics design software such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. 
  • A sophisticated knowledge of mobile platforms is also important. 
  • Conduct research to understand user needs and document requirements. 
  • Understand complex problems and quickly and visually explain potential solutions. 
  • Scope, plan, and manage projects from initial consultation to final launch. 
  • Create wireframes, workflows, schematics, and prototypes to test usability and site branding goals.

Skills:

  • 4+years of experience in interaction design, product design, service design, or related field 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Product Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field; Master’s preferred 
  • Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and InVision 
  • Strong knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management, and user research. 
  • Proven record of accomplishment in setting a vision for great customer experiences, inspiring others to get behind the vision, and ultimately delivering products and services that are known for their delightful experience and ease of use 
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator 
  • Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner
  • A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level 
  • Strong online portfolio available for viewing