We’re seeking an energetic, self-motivated and detail oriented Visual User Interface (UI) Designer! This is a full time, perm positions for our client in a retail/innovation and tech industry. This industry mover-and-shaker is looking a dynamic UI designer to join their fantastic creative team at their office in the Boston, MA area. The ideal candidate will provide best-in-class user experience designs for consumption by highly discerning end users at the world’s leading apparel & footwear retailers. The UI Designer should be very proficient in visual design, capable of working with User Experience Designers, Design Researchers and Developers, and Product Management to ensure the visual look-and-feel enhances the overall user experience of our products. The UI Designer should ideally have a portfolio that demonstrates an interface design aesthetic relevant to premium fashion brands.
The UI Designer will use their experience in designing visual communication, layout, typography, color, etc. to elicit emotional connections and intuitive, intelligent responses from our audience. Pixel perfect precision and demonstrated skills in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, and other design software are a must. The UI Design candidate will be prepared to work in a fast paced, creative, high output culture, at a fast growing company filled with a passionate and extraordinary team.
Will create irresistible user interfaces for strategic product and service offerings within our platform
Will work with and enhance our brand design language to produce iconic user experiences
Work hands-on, creating interface and visual design solutions from concept to final Engineering handoff
Collaborate with Product team, including UX & UI designers, design researchers, and Product Managers to ensure visual design enhances the overall user experience
Contribute to storyboards & task flows designs, effectively communicating visual intentions to the design team and sponsor users
Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
Design all of the above with consideration to the delivery of multiple SaaS products built on a configuration model.
Be able to work with front end developers to optimize designs for performance
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
Proven UI Experience, direct to consumer a plus
Conceptual skill and clear understanding of visual design, layout and typography
An understanding of interface and user experience design best practices for all screen sizes and devices
Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
Understanding of technical design issues: image optimization, format conversion, technical platform compatibilities
Strong understanding of designing for web/software and elegant User Experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Positive thinking, collaborative team member with ability to work independently
Strong organizational and time management skills: must be able to handle multiple projects with limited time frames while delivering exemplary work
Self motivated with a sharp attention to detail
Thrives in a dynamic and collaborative environment
Impeccable values and integrity; no exceptions
NICE TO HAVE:
Any experience in visual user interface design for SaaS enterprise applications and/or eCommerce solutions
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
Any experience in UX and understanding of wireframing and sketching
To apply, please submit your resume and a link to an online portfolio, or PDF portfolio/samples.