#166575

Mid - Level UI Designer with Android experience

Location:
Remote -- East Coast time zone
Job Terms:
Temp-to-Perm
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
03/22/2021
Posted By:
Rebecca Pavlik
Date:
04/07/2021

Job Description:

Are you ready for a career-making opportunity? How about being part of an amazing global product design practice working on next-generation web and mobile platforms for one of the most recognized hospitality brands in the world?  In this client-facing role, you will help us build out our next-generation Android app by carefully applying our latest design system and Material design best practices as well as drawing from elements in our already released iOS experience. This work will be critical in helping us work towards the creation of a seamless and unified experience across web, mobile and in-room apps.

You’ll serve as the UI designer in an agile cross-functional product team working closely with the PM, engineers, and other designers. Where possible you’ll leverage platform patterns and the iOS experience to maintain a unified approach to searching, booking, and account tools. You’ll ensure the Android design is properly leveraging our latest design system patterns and elements, evolving elements if needed, and carefully brainstorm with the product team, design team as well as other departments to come up with responsible, scalable solutions when a deviation is necessary. The product and development team will look to you to provide flows, wireframes, and hi-fidelity designs during agile sprints. You’ll be using Sketch, Invision, Jira and Confluence, as well as an established design system library.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver new Android design based on established design system as well as by leveraging newly released iOS booking experience. Ensure Material design framework best practices to create and deliver successful Android app design.

  • Structure and facilitate collaborative working sessions/handoffs/reviews with cross-functional team members as necessary

  • Present and clearly communicate design solutions and rationale, respect and contribute to the evolving design system

 Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of UI design experience, 1yr min in either responsive web or native mobile apps, 1yr min experience within agile product development workstream

  • Strong UI and visual design experience related to mobile app design, examples of work with Android, effectively using or contributing to robust design systems, as well as prior experience with high-volume, large scale responsive web or mobile app

  • Collaborative, highly-organized, and strong attention with strong written, verbal, interpersonal, and presentation skills

  • Portfolio that shows solid UI design craft with examples pertaining to mobile apps,  Android, design systems (notable B2C experiences a big plus)

  • Fluent in Sketch, Invision, and Jira

Client Description:

Aquent Studios is a global creative studio that delivers scale, speed and efficiency to the world’s most recognized brands.  We create the work that matters the most to them—work that has a real impact on their business. As an Aquent Studio team member, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with the largest and most influential companies in the world, solving design challenges and extending their brands across tactic types and platforms, including digital design, UI/UX, video, motion, content, print design, web development, and more. If you want to do work that matters in a collaborative setting that values ingenuity and personal growth, you have found the right place!