#173527

UX / Visual Designer

Location:
Remote -- East Coast time zone
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
10/25/2021
Posted By:
Elizabeth Bennett
Date:
10/13/2021

Job Description:

In this client-facing role you will support next-generation product design and platform development and the creation of a seamless and unified experience across web, mobile and in-room apps.

This role will work with the Director and Design Standards to enable harmonious, modern, and consistent design throughout Marriott's Digital ecosystem (web, apps, email, voice, on-property, etc.) for all users and guests. This role will support the extended UX team in developing and maintaining a foundation for designing cohesive experiences. If you understand the significant role a consistent aesthetic means, then this role is for you. This role knows how to apply visual design across a vast and diverse digital ecosystem of styles and contexts. This role will produce a variety of design artifacts in support of the work, such as; style guides, technical design specs and design libraries. 

You’ll grow and develop as a designer through coaching, feedback and mentorship of our design leaders, as well as benefit from working alongside some of the best and brightest researchers, engineers and senior product designers.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience with Sketch is required

  • Leverage design system to create, evaluate and iterate product designs

  • Brainstorm creative ideas with project teams

  • Present and clearly communicate design solutions and rationale

  • Engage in critiques as well as share new learnings and case studies

  • Respect and contribute to the evolving design system

 Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5+ years of visual design experience in either web or native mobile apps

  • A mix of UI, visual design, and interaction design expertise, prior experience working with (and/or developing) design systems or UI kits

  • Collaborative, highly-organized, and strong attention to detail

  • Portfolio that shows solid design craft, user centered thinking, and a high degree of agility

  • Strong written, verbal, interpersonal, and presentation skills

  • 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!