Senior UI/UX Designer

Employer
Location
San Francisco
Posted
Aug 01, 2014
Closes
Aug 31, 2014
Contact
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Category
Other
Duration
Full Time
Cubify, 3D Systems’ web initiative to make 3D printing easy and accessible to all, is looking for a Senior User Interface (UI)/User Experience (UX) Designer to lead our consumer-facing website development. The UI/UX Designer will own the user experience and flow through the Cubify website. In addition to designing and maintaining an inviting navigation through the site, he/she will help to develop creation apps that are intuitive and fun for anyone to use to make 3D printable content. He/She will get to work with the Creative Director to define and maintain the brand integrity of the site, covering all of the flow, layout and interactions. He/She will work collaboratively with fellow members of the Design and Programming teams to conceptualize, design and prototype ideas; then inspire members of Product Management, Engineering and Quality Engineering to develop award-winning products.

Responsibilities:
Design elegant mockups that clearly communicate the interactive experience
Develop and maintain design wireframes and user flow diagrams, usage scenarios, prototypes, specifications, navigation maps, and statistical analysis of our products, site and users.
Work with feature development teams to ensure that the workflow reflects the customer’s needs & ensures consistency between features
Develop expert-level knowledge of competitive and complementary products and bring new ideas to the team to help keep us on the cutting edge
Define innovative user interfaces and interaction styles which provide even more excellent user experience
Qualifications:
Education:

Degree in Graphic Design, Interaction Design, New Media Design, HCI, Human Factors/Ergonomics or related field.

Experience:

3+ years of professional design/user experience for software, mobile applications which leverage emergent technologies, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices.
A design portfolio demonstrating both creative thinking and the delivery of solid end-to-end scenarios
Proven track record of designing compelling user interfaces
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Excellent leadership skills. The ability to communicate effectively, while motivating and inspiring team and peers across disciplines.
Passion for design and strong command of visual design capabilities, including composition, interaction design, layout information hierarchy, typography and color
User-centric approach to design and working understanding of how to apply user research data
Lead rapid iterations and testing on a variety of ideas using statistical analysis to guide your wireframes and user flow diagrams
Challenge and motivate the team to lead in innovation and evolution of our UI/UX
Strong communication and presentation skills necessary to effectively present, explain, negotiate and monitor design solutions
Strong project management skills to be able to manage portfolio of work, identify project needs, priorities and schedules
Strong knowledge of IOS and Android interfaces and platform specific UX and functionality.
Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and associated design tools.
Must be able to work collaboratively and drive design solutions across multi-disciplinary groups
Ability to use humor and energy to keep the momentum going
Additional Skills:
Bursting with creativity for interaction design and problem solving
Strong affinity for analytics and understanding how our user behaves.
Excellent presentation skills and attention to detail
Experience working in a fast-paced, iterative, cross-functional team
Obsession over great user experience, and a drive to design the best
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