Senior User Experience Designer
Santa Clara, CA | Direct Hire
Senior UX Interaction Designer
Industry: Software/ Tech
Duration: Direct Hire | Full Time
Location: Santa Clara, CA
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About Our Client
One of the fastest growing enterprise Software Company specializing in making innovative applications to help businesses make smarter decisions and simplified workflows.
We are looking for a creative, passionate, and detail Sr. UX Interaction Designer (Cloud Applications) to join our client’ s User Experience (UX) design team. As members of the UX design team, you will be a team member responsible for hashing out big-picture workflow and strategy as they are prototyping detailed visual and interaction execution. You' ll work closely with a talented and growing design organization in a fast-paced startup-environment to drive our experience strategy, envision elegant and seamless workflows, and deliver refined and engaging product experiences.
Here’ s why you’ re a great fit!
- You are able to serve as the liaison between design and development teams.
- You have the expertise to evaluate designs and on usability and influence, creating working prototypes of customized web applications.
- You have the ability to lead and facilitate design workshops, brainstorms, design exercises
- Interaction and Process Experience design is your bread and butter
- Contribute to the design of useful, usable, and desirable user interfaces in a team environment.
- Gather user needs via design research methods.
- Communicate learnings and requirements to business stakeholders.
- Create user flow diagrams, conceptual wireframes, storyboards, click-through prototypes, and high fidelity mockups to articulate on design direction for our cloud-based applications.
- Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications and design patterns.
- Create user tasks and conduct usability tests to evaluate concept directions.
- Effectively communicate design decisions to colleagues, cross-functional team members, and management.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams that include Program Managers, Business Analysts, and Engineers to gain insight into project goals and feasibility
- Bachelor’ s or master’ s in graphic design, HCI, UX, or another related area of study
- 5+ years of experience designing world-class apps with a strong portfolio of design work
- Proficiency with leading design software such as Sketch, Invision and the Adobe Creative Suite
- Knowledge of mobile design standards
- Excellent visual design skills, typography, layout, and color usage
- Excellent communication skills with a proven track record presenting to and evangelizing designs to cross-functional teams
- Experience working in an agile software development team
- Passion for interaction design - we are looking for someone who constantly analyzes and obsesses over other product’ s experiences
- Curiosity about the way people think and human behavior
Compensation and Benefits:
- Competitive medical, dental and vision plans
- Unlimited PTOs
- Paid parental leave
- Performance Driven culture
- Ample Opportunities for advancement as they really do promote from within
- Equity incentives (Bonuses paid out quarterly)