San Francisco, CA, United States Posted 23 days ago
Are you ready to solve tricky problems in creative and elegant ways?
What you'll be doing:
Apply strategic thinking to design and deliver innovative end-to-end user experiences that optimize among user needs, business goals, and technological realities across web and responsive platforms
Take ideas and concepts, and visualize them in such that they are communicated effectively and compellingly for internal leaders, partners and customers
Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that illustrate simplicity, despite complexity of the system
Directly responsible for delivering User Experience visions, UI specifications, wireframes and prototypes
Collaborate effectively with researchers, product management, development, marketing, and other team members
Use facilitative leadership skills to drive to the best outcome for stakeholders, resulting in others learning from you, and inspiring others to want to work with you
What will get your foot in the door:
Four-year degree in graphic design, or other relevant field. Graduate degree a plus
4+ years of UI design experience in delivering high-volume, high-profile or products; preferably experience with SaaS
Strong knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management, and user research. Seasoned in Agile development processes
Proficient in a variety of methods to convey ideas and concepts (e.g. storyboards, wireframes, prototypes, etc)
Proven track record in setting a vision for great customer experiences, inspiring others to get behind the vision, and ultimately delivering products and services that are known for their delightful experience and ease of use
Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator. Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner
Expertise with design tools such as Sketch, Framer, InVision and prototyping tool but skilled in creating 'lo-fi' prototypes to share with users in a fast, iterative manner.
Familiarity with web and responsive technologies and their impact on the feasibility of design solutions.
A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level
Collaborate closely with cross-disciplinary teams of engineers, product managers, and marketing