Job Description:

We are looking for a UX Designer with strong interests and capabilities in the design and development of engaging UX. The ideal candidate will thrive in a work environment that requires strong problem solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. This individual excels at providing both highly analytical as well as highly creative ideas to a design engagement. The candidate will also have extensive experience in a fast-paced and innovative development environment. A thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered design methodologies is a must.

– Executing interaction design and visual design as a part of a multi-disciplinary team.
– Collaborating on user experience planning with a lead experience architect.
– Consulting with clients and lead experience architect.
– Researching interaction design trends.
– Researching technology trends.
– Performing other duties as assigned.

Role Requirements:

• Two or more years of user experience design experience for software, Web applications which leverage emergent technologies, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices.
• Strong conceptualization ability, strong visual communication ability, drawing skills and sketchbook technique.
• Exceptional design skills, production value and attention to detail.
• Ability to create wireframes as well as visual design comps.
• Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks and associated design tools.
• Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Understanding of common software project management practices.
• Understanding of common software development practices.

Additional:

• 3D modeling, After Effects, rendering and animation.
• Strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Rails, JavaScript/JQuery, ObjectiveC (iOS), C++ (Android) a plus.
• Motion graphics design and production.
• Video and sound editing.
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in interaction design, new media design or related design field.
• Some travel is required.
• Portfolio to accompany resume.
• Background check and reference checks required upon hire.

To apply for this job, Email Us at jobs@thefastestmedia.com with your resume and mention the ‘Job Title’ in the subject line