Sr. Interaction Designer
Palo Alto, CA, United States
We are currently looking for experienced Sr. Interaction Designers with extensive experience in digital service design to join us in our Palo Alto, CA studio
You wholeheartedly believe that designing unique user experiences, which are communicated to the end-user through awesome visual designs, can change the world. You've experienced first-hand, how the user-centered design process is used to develop new products and services and have a portfolio to prove it. You understand the importance of user experience and visual design and can effectively communicate it to clients.
As a Senior Interaction Designer you are expected to work closely with clients to understand their business and help define both business and user requirements. You are responsible for the creation of overall UX strategy and detailed interaction design which will guide the design and development during the whole project. You’ll be working in a creative environment with other designers and developers and your role is to ensure that client goals and requirements are satisfied. We are looking for people who are passionate about solving problems using design methods. Your proactive approach to creative problem solving will be essential to the success of the whole team.
Gather customer and end-user requirements and create overall UX concept and strategy
Design the interaction model for the mobile/web/embedded solution
Create clickable prototypes
Conduct co-creation sessions with end-users and clients and usability testing sessions
Conduct workshops & brainstorming sessions with internal Design team members or with client to define visual design direction
Present designs to client and elaborate on design decisions made
At least 5 years of Interaction Design experience
Experience as interaction lead for digital services
Excellent presentation skills with the ability to talk and understand stakeholders
Solid understanding of common front-end and back-end platforms
Passion for UX design and eagerness to mentor and elevate with other creative people
Strong understanding of usability and user centered design practices
Passion for emerging technologies and hunger to innovate
Proficiency of creating visual designs with appropriate software toolbox
Proven attention to details
Willingness to travel
- Competitive salary
- Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) and company holidays
- Unlimited Caltrain GoPass (all zones, all days)
- Benefit supplement to cover Medical, Dental & Vision for major plans offered from BlueShield, Aetna & Kaiser Permanente.
- Basic life insurance
- Weekly lunch
- Health & wellness program
- Multidisciplinary design & development team to grow with
- …and multiple other cool benefits
We will give you the most inspiring and challenging projects on the planet, from mobile to web to embedded and enterprise systems. You will work with an extremely talented and friendly team, and with world class customers ranging from startups to Fortune 500. You will get to see the world and work with the best of the best !