Senior UI UX Designer

San Francisco, California | Permanent | Job ID #41518 |
Posted Last Month
 

Our client, which is a free-software community located in San Francisco, has an exciting new opportunity for a passionate Senior UI/UX designer. Working with them, you’ll help build amazing products and experiences and help them tell their story to a growing audience. The company isn’t just a great place to work. It’s an experience you’ll carry with you throughout your career. From the passionate people you’ll learn from, to the chances you’ll have to make the Web a better place, your time with the company will be unlike any other. To be part of the team, they ask that you be awesome, intelligent, and proud to be moving the mission forward.

You will:

  1. Work closely with the business lead to help identify key priorities and opportunities for website experience based on business objectives and user insights
  2. Help with intake and shape project strategy, process and goals
  3. Create wireframes and build prototypes to illustrate concepts and work closely with developers to build out an interaction framework
  4. Work within and help to expand upon the current UI system. Use the system to design new sections of the website
  5. Think systemically and help create a pain free and seamless experience for the user
  6. Iterate quickly and provide options to external partners
  7. Advocate for the importance of user centered design and consumer quality experiences on the team and within the greater organization

Your Professional Profile

  • Passion to design excellent products for humans
  • +7 years of professional experience in UI/UX design
  • Strong portfolio of interaction design and visual design
  • Ability to rapidly conceive, visualize and iterate design solutions in a shared environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Experience Design, Interaction Design or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience designing and shipping digital consumer facing products

Pluses:

  • Knowledge of user research
  • Strong visual design skills:
    • Pixel perfect design
    • Type, color, layout, hierarchy
    • Iconography and illustration
  • Image making Experience with creating digital design systems
  • Experience with creating digital design systems
  • Multi-disciplinary, always-learning mindset
  • Experience in working on a distributed team
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Disclaimer:

  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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