Designing experiences that aid and delight users
YOU: You are a design champion. When you look out into the world, you see opportunity at every glance for how smarter design could make for a more useful and joyful human experience. You have taste and talent for making your work look as good as it communicates. You bring an innovative approach to combining strategic vision with creative insight to deliver successful user interfaces and place a strong emphasis on craft, taking pride in seeking out simple solutions to complex problems.
THEM: A Brooklyn-based ‘agency’ that focuses solely on user-centered websites and platforms. If you’re in to Flash and/or advertising campaigns, you’ve come to the wrong place. This shop is all about creating modern interactive systems, using an interdisciplinary approach that blends the practices of design, technology and branding.
- Support the strategy team in the initial research and discovery phases to gather both user needs and business goals.
- Lead synthesis and ideation phases to turn concepts into specific product features and design ideas.
- Deliver simple and streamlined product architecture through user flows, sitemaps and navigation systems.
- Lead the interaction design and prototyping of websites, apps, and other digital screens core experiences, with a human-centered approach and systems thinking.
- Work closely with small multi-disciplinary teams made up of a representative from strategy, design, and engineering to deliver optimal design solutions.
- Have an established career in user experience, product, or interaction design
- Have an up-to-date online portfolio that demonstrates a strong emphasis on craft and a proven record of finding simple solutions to complex problems.
- Interested not only at the excellence of tangible artifacts (wireframes, prototypes, etc.), but how they articulate the vision of the product they serve.
- You will have mastered contemporary tools for user experience design and prototyping and will have a perspective on which of the latest software is best suited to the task.