Visual Designer

San Jose, CA | Freelance | Job ID #46155 |
Posted Earlier this month
 

Are you looking to be part of a team that is shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? Well, Onward Search is in immediate need for a passionate Visual Designer to help craft beautifully simple, engaging and meaningful experiences within a complex ecosystem across any device. This talented individual will have a deep understanding of design principles and be current with UX/ Interaction trends.

Come join a design team that is committed to developing innovative, tailored, beyond-easy-to-use, best-of-breed mobile & desktop products for their customers!

Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with a cross-functional team of Product Managers, Engineers, Marketing, and Content Strategists
  • Translate conceptual ideas (business needs and user goals) into best-in-class interaction and design solutions.
  • Ensure that multiple buyer experience touch points maintain a cohesive quality that maps to our client's design principles
  • Translate user goals and behaviors into artfully crafted design ideas
  • Create workflow diagrams, wireframes, and mockups rapidly and at the right level of fidelity (e.g., sketching and whiteboarding, to wireframes, to polished visual deliverables and richly animated proposals that tell compelling UX stories)
  • Assess data from multiple sources (product requirements, tech constraints, UX research, web analytics) and synthesize it in order to develop efficient user scenarios, taxonomies, navigation systems, design patterns, etc
  • Help define, request and incorporate relevant and recent UX research and data from customers to appropriately inform design decisions
  • Help establish UX guidelines and style across platforms

Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience Designing for similar companies in the industry
  • Stellar visual design skills (attention to detail, typography, color, layout)
  • Experience in leading holistic design solutions across mobile and desktop devices
  • Designing for eCommerce a plus
  • Excellent grasp of design thinking and process including Product/Interaction/Visual, with the ability to move from whiteboarding to layout to pixel-perfect handoff
  • Expert communication and presentation skills with ability to clearly present your work; you are articulate and can advocate design rationale
  • A team player with a passion to learn and grow
  • Expert level ability in Sketch, InVision, Zeplin and Adobe CS
  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or related discipline

Apply today, we look forward to reviewing your resume!

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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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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.

Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. AA/EOE/M/F/D/V