Creating visual designs from concept through development.
Creating visual assets (splash screens, buttons, icons, and graphics) during product development.
Creating brand defining iconography with icons for multiple platforms (desktop, variety of mobile platforms).
Providing a clear, consistent perspective on interaction and visual design to project teams and stakeholders.
Communicating and documenting visual designs (concept sketches, high resolution mockups, style guide management and definition, development-ready artwork, high fidelity renderings) at the appropriate time during product development.
Brand management, coherence and growth.
Working closely with other designers, engineers and marketing leaders as part of an iterative design and Agile development process.
Creating and executing human-centered designs that differentiate our brands in the marketplace around the world.
Contributing to best practices and design principles throughout the product development process.
Collaborating with other HUE studios and business units to promote an Esprit de Corps for a growing world-class organization.
Bachelors degree or equivalent in graphic design or related degree.
Minimum 2 years experience in interaction visual design of products and software applications.
Minimum 2 years experience with visual design and print design programs, e.g., Adobe CS Suite and Dreamweaver (running on Microsoft Windows preferred
Required to provide a design portfolio of web, application, branding concepts and released solutions.
Additional Candidate Qualifications:
Graduate degree in interaction design, graphic design, UX design, HCI, or related discipline.
Excellent collaboration and teamwork attitude.
Excellent communication, presentation, and negotiation skills.
Experience with design research, observational research, and usability testing.
Experience with wireframing and clickable prototyping tools, e.g., Adobe CS Suite, Flash (running on Microsoft Windows preferred).
Experience working across multiple platforms, including mobile, web, print and desktop.
Experience working with wireframes produced by other interaction designers. Working together with the author of the wireframes to assess adherence to best practices and mitigating friction points and promoting intuitive solutions for the end user.
Experience scoping, planning and executing projects in accordance with an iterative development process.
Experience creating, developing, and delivering interaction visual designs.
Experience creating iconography for both online and offline applications such as mobile devices, scanners, and printers.
Experience creating low-fidelity to high-fidelity renderings, mockups and prototypes.
A strong interest in smartphone apps, technology and staying on top of trends and new best practices for mobile and web.
A strong knowledge of color theory and experience creating mobile and software graphics.
A real talent for innovative and forward-thinking visual design and an intuitive ability to find the simplest, most elegant design solutions.
The understanding of the balance between usability and brand support in web and app development. Knowing when design embellishment helps or hinders a users ability to complete their task.
The ability to implement creative direction and translate that direction into future project solutions.
The ability and tenacity to champion award winning visual design and mitigate concerns that stand in the way of achieving this.
Experience working with an Agile development team and iterative/Agile design methods.