UX Designer

Job Description

Job Title :  UX Designer

Exp : 1 Yrs - 5 Yrs

Job Type : Contract  

Location : San Jose, CA

Mandatory : US citizens only

Position : 1


We are looking for a strategic thinker with hands-on design experience who welcomes challenges and thrives in a collaborative environment. You will have the opportunity to participate in both product research and design, utilizing strong visual and communication skills. You will be in charge of a product or a large feature, representing the user's point of view during the design and development phases.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Translate product requirements into intuitive user experiences and act as a user advocate.
  • Use wireframes, user flows, and interactive prototypes to effectively communicate design decisions.
  • Collaborate with a UX researcher to understand user requirements and use the findings to inform and validate design decisions.
  • Work with product managers, user interface designers, and engineers from discovery to implementation.
  • Assist in the review of work products for accuracy, adherence to the UX design, and usability.
  • Respond to and resolve technical issues during development, as well as contribute to content integration efforts.
  • Meet deadlines by time-boxing efforts to expand or contract as necessary.
  • Provide management with feedback on ways to improve workflows and processes.

Required skills:

  • A bachelor's degree in Visual Communication, Communication Design, Industrial Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science, or a related field is required.
  • 2+ years of professional experience in UX design, with a strong portfolio of design samples that effectively communicate your process, including project insights and solutions.
  • Visual design excellence and dedication to user-centred design principles Strong communication skills and the ability to sell your UX vision to various groups are required. Professionalism and attention to detail are essential.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, Figma, Sketch, InVision, or a similar application.
  • Working in a highly collaborative environment with UI Designers, PMs, systems engineers, and QA teams is required.
  • Must be adaptable to changing circumstances and able to prioritize work to meet deadlines.

We'd especially like to hear about

  • Please send your resume and portfolio. At least three examples of work-related projects should be included in your portfolio.
  • The problem you were attempting to solve.
  • The team you worked with, as well as your specific role. The design strategy you employed.
  • Your key learnings
  • Your participation in the process of converting your designs into a functionally coded solution and launching it.