We are seeking a skilled UI Designer for our nonprofit client who is based downtown. Please take a look at the requirements and responsibilities:
Create visual designs and interaction experiences for Common Sense’s websites, mobile, TV and other digital platforms to address: User, business, brand, and market requirements.
Ensure brand consistency, contribute to our visual design guidelines.
Produce high-quality prototypes, wireframes, and deliver final optimized design assets ready for development.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams including UX researcher, other visual designers and creative director, marketing and engineering teams to ensure designs are feasible, scalable, and executed correctly.
Comprehensive documentation for QA and design hand offs to engineering.
Help establish and contribute to the continual improvement of our visual design and development process.
WHAT WE NEED TO SEE ON YOUR RESUME
A bachelor's degree in visual design, or web/interaction design, or a related field.
3+ years of professional experience designing for responsive web user interface.
Strong portfolio showcasing user interfaces and mobile first thinking.
Exceptional attention to detail with respect to creating visual design concepts and assets.
Ability to develop high-quality creative and concepts.
Experience working with user experience researcher, product managers, interaction designers, editors and usability engineers.
Familiarity with assisting in the gathering of customer research and insights, and/or developing test plans to aid in the design and presentation process.
Excellent collaboration, problem-solving and issue-resolution skills.
Top-notch communication, project management and presentation skills.
Detailed knowledge of visual design tools including but not limited to Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Cloud.
Familiarity with development tools and HTML.
***THE X FACTOR*** You have a passion for product design and emerging interactive trends. You are self-directed and value collaboration as key to success. You have the skills to balance great design with short deadlines. You are a skilled communicator and relationship builder. Most importantly you are inspired by the Common Sense mission to help kids and families thrive in a world of media and technology.