#181040

UX Visual Designer

Location:
Mountain View, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Seattle, WA; New York, New York
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
ASAP
Posted By:
Jessica Dangott
Date:
06/08/2022

Job Description:

 

Summary:
This person will be responsible for designing key aspects of the product System UI  experience through close collaboration with motion designers, interaction designers, user researchers, writers, UXE’s, product managers and engineers to improve and implement the visual design system and features on the product platform and devices. 

 

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities: 

  • Push creativity and contribute in defining visual design language and system for product platform
  • Collaborate closely with fellow UXers, PM and Eng to define, challenge and to solve complex problems to enhance interactivity and delight users
  • Create high quality design proposals, and drive projects from concept to iterations and implementation

 

Job Description:

  • Apply your passion for visual design into the creation of a design system to simplify complex interactions and solve challenging design problems.
  • Design key user experience aspects of the System UI 
  • Create user flows, wireframes, user interface mockups, and design proposals to effectively communicate design ideas.
  • Create design specifications that document the design for Engineers to implement.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams of designers, user researchers, writers, UXE’s, product managers and engineers throughout the design process.
  • Push creativity, challenge established thinking, and develop new approaches to complex design problems

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Design (including graphic design and communication design), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer Science (CS) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Min 5 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Portfolio demonstrating strong understanding of fundamentals of visual design, with experience designing complex mobile applications, systems and/or narratives.
  • Experience and solid knowledge of core design tools  Figma, Google suites, Adobe)
  • Extremely organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to multi-task and quickly “switch hats” between tasks
  • Ability to express ideas and present work effectively to leadership

 

Nice to haves

  • Expertise with user-centered design principles
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills
  • Front-end dev and/or prototyping skills

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory

  • Portfolio of UX-focused work samples for mobile applications.
  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Min 5 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Background in OS and system design; product and user-minded approach; Experience collaborating with multidisciplinary UX and/or product teams (motion, interaction, UX research, engineering, or UX writing) or technical implementation.
  • Experience implementing visual design systems across a range of platforms in an iterative software development environment.
  • Ability to communicate complex, sometimes abstract, design concepts clearly and persuasively. 
  • Solid understanding of mobile techniques and production practices.
  • Experience and solid knowledge of core design tools  Figma, Google suites, Adobe).

Desired

  • Expertise with user-centered design principles;
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills;
  • Front-end dev and/or prototyping skills.