#156326

UX Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
02/24/2020
Posted By:
Jennifer Richey
Date:
01/30/2020

Job Description:

This UX Designer role is an hourly, full-time position onsite in Mountain View, CA at a major technology company. Aquent's Client is looking for a UX Designer who will own and lead feature development for one or more of the company's camera products. You will be able to navigate ambiguity and create elegant design solutions within a fast-moving, agile environment. You will bring a mix of great visual aesthetic with an ability to understand how to make a complex product feel simple and intuitive. You should have an inspiring portfolio, great design sense, a love for complex problems and the ability to clearly articulate how a product should work both in software and in the physical world. Role has great benefits and potential to extend beyond the initial assignment which is one year.

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Work with Senior UX team members to design and create high quality user interfaces
  • Asset and spec creation across platforms (mobile, web, products)
  • Strategize, brainstorm, and design key features
  • Translate abstract ideas and requirements into a clear direction and tangible artifacts so that the cross-functional team can align on vision and a path forward. 
  • Integrate user feedback and business requirements into ongoing product experience updates. 
  • Advocate for the prioritization of design centered changes, refinements, and improvements.

Skill/Experience/Education:
Mandatory:

  • BFA, BA, or BS degree in design or a related discipline 
  • 3+ years experience as a designer working on consumer experiences for iOS, Android, web applications, and/or hardware products. 
  • Fluency in Sketch, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop 
  • Strong creative and visual skills 
  • Ability to thrive and deliver results in an ambiguous environment and distill complex processes into simple, clear user interactions.

Desired:

  • Cross-platform experience, designing for various screen sizes. 
  • Illustration and/or visual asset creation skills. 
  • Experience designing software experiences relating and interacting with physical products. 
  • Experience collaborating closely with a variety of other UX disciplines (research, copy, audio, prototyping). 
  • Strong leadership when collaborating with design, engineering, product and marketing.