UX Designer

Location: San Bruno, CA

The UX Designer will have an influential role within a creative, fast paced and intellectually stimulating User Experience team in the Bay Area to create and implement modern design aesthetic.

Duties

  • Collaborate with user experience architects, writers and other designers on medium-sized, diverse, cross-functional User Experience projects to generate the overall user experience solution and deliver usability on product within feasibility
  • Do rapid design exploration and deliver the User Experience designs (user interface design comps, visual design specs, prototypes, and other visual assets) to engineering on time and with high quality
  • Engage with product management, engineering, business stakeholders and third-party vendors to understand requirements and achieve goals
  • Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in user experience design and apply this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans.
  • Leverage existing UX patterns and style guides
  • Support engineering and conduct visual QA during development
  • Support User Experience strategy and innovation
  • Model compliance with company policies and procedures and support company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

We are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communications, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Design, Writing, or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience leading efforts and delivery of complex software design projects in web design, user interface design, or related field
  • Proven ability to collaborate with diverse groups of individuals in a highly dynamic environment
  • Ability to assess and interpret client needs and end user needs (e.g., business requirements, product roadmap, and end user research)
  • Practitioner of user centered design best practices including iterative design and usability testing
  • Good analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Good presentation and communication skills including written, visual, and verbal; able to document and communicate a design to a multidisciplinary team
  • Proven ability to balance trade-off decisions while maintaining design integrity
  • Ability to meet deadlines while maintaining flexibility
  • Mobile/responsive design experience is highly desired
  • Experience within an agile development environment a plus
  • 2 years’ experience in eCommerce or related field a plus

 

It would be nice if you have:

  • 2 years’ experience in software design and online tools preferred
  • Strong design portfolio– Successful history of employing best practices of typography, color theory and usability for visual design
  • Knowledge of design for accessibility is an asset