Senior Product Designer
A Product Designer with excellent problem solving abilities, an eye for pixel-perfect usability, user experience (UX) design and visual design.
Digital Scientists is looking for a Senior Product Designer to work with our team. You will be part of a creative & collaborative product design process – working together with our design and development teams to turn user-focused design into high quality applications.
We are looking for an experienced, senior-level product designer who is capable of setting a standard for visual excellence and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. We’re a close-knit team that helps companies build quality mobile apps and platform experiences. Exciting and challenging work guaranteed!
Design and create compelling visual layouts and interactions for applications and web – collaborate on product decisions through an iterative approach.
Create application wireframes, prototypes, visual designs, and interaction animations.
Contribute to the product development process – from concept sketch to wireframe and visual design, into prototyping and product testing.
Be flexible and work on multiple projects.
Acquire a deep understanding of the entire project scope and vision.
Meet both internal and client deadlines.
Work with remote teams and communicate effectively.
Love for digital products and interfaces – A natural passion for creating things that function, look and feel great.
Love for the user – innate ability to empathize with users to understand their needs and the jobs they need to accomplish.
Has a cutting-edge design aesthetic – Icons, typography, interactions, color palettes, brand identity.
Imaginative and enthusiastic – Experiment with something completely new to drive innovation.
Delivery focused – Solid ability to work within scope, meet deadlines, incorporate feedback and most importantly – communicate.
Loves criticism – not afraid to have your work scrutinized and challenged, and the ability to offer constructive criticism to your fellow teammates.
Self starter – Work with product stakeholders to help identify tasks, and see them to completion.
Articulates and defends design decisions – Clear explanations, analytical and reasoning skills, and the occasional clever or funny email
Works well with others – Must have strong work practices, design discipline and a proven record of delivering innovative solutions on time for demanding and complex user experience challenges.
Highly detail-oriented with a passion for pixel-perfection. Self-motivated and obsessively organized.
Collaboration is king – Motivated by interdisciplinary collaboration in a fast-paced environment. Must be able to graciously accept critical feedback and foster team ethos.
Continuous improvement – Define and support consistent internal design guidelines that are flexible, yet prevent reinventing the wheel on every project.
5+ years experience designing application interfaces.
Requires a portfolio of mobile and web apps, evidencing solid UX concepts and outstanding visual design.
High comfort level with Sketch and Adobe CS applications. Bonus points for knowing the latest tools in Marvel App, InVision, Zeplin, Principle, Abstract, and others.
Multi-device and browser testing experience (across mobile, tablet, desktop).
Bonus: Experience with print design, especially focussing on high-quality typography.
Extra Bonus: Familiarity with front-end development (HTML, CSS, JS) languages and methodologies.
Bachelors/Masters degree in Graphic Design, Visual Communication Design, Industrial Design, Computational Media, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) – or equivalent field experience in applied design / sciences.
This position is available immediately, pays competitively and is full-time. Benefits include:
100% Paid Health, Dental and Vision Insurance for Employee
100% Paid Long-term Disability Insurance
401K with company match
Free Snacks and Drinks (includes LaCroix)
Casual dress all-day, everyday
Regular team outings, parties, and surprises
You’ll be working in our open offices in downtown Alpharetta, where we have iMac workstations, free soda & snacks, ample parking… plus a barbecue joint and a brewpub just two doors away.
We’re a creative, fun-loving, hard-working team. If you thrive on the energy of a startup environment, and also want to work with some of the biggest names, you’ll love Digital Scientists.
Local candidates only
Apply to: Careers@digitalscientists.com
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