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Randstad UX/UI Designer -Production Consumer Products in Los Angeles, California

UX/UI Designer -Production Consumer Products

job details:

  • location:Los Angeles, CA

  • salary:$45 - $64.80 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 23, 2021

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:823277

job description

UX/UI Designer -Production Consumer Products

job summary:

Our internal creative agency setting design and brand direction for our digital products. We are responsible for the user experience and visual branding of a wide range of digital platforms (iOS, Android, web, tvOS, Fire TV, Xbox, Windows) for our sports, news and entertainment apps in North America. Our team oversees all phases of the design process, from concept to design production. We work closely with a brilliant team of product owners, engineers and business owners to apply strategic design solutions or insights to delight core users.

We need a UX/UI Designer (UXUID) to support senior team members on UX and UI design initiatives across our entertainment, news and sports properties. Reporting to our Senior UI Lead, this role will primarily engage in the continuous design and evolution of our growing design systems, its libraries and connected workflows. Additionally, the UXUID will also provide critical support on all necessary fronts, from UI execution all the way to developer hand off, all the while collaborating with senior designers and project leads in keeping projects on time and on schedule.

As a UXUID, you are proud to be part of a tight-knit family of designers responsible for creating user-centered and effective applications and websites that will be seen by millions of users across the U.S and abroad. You are excited and motivated to work with world-famous brands. You love technology and coming across great applications and experiences in the video, media and streaming space. You have a passion for UX and UI design and your portfolio shows it. You take pride in polishing every UI detail in your work, adhering to design systems and standards as needed. You love to work with others on building more efficient design libraries, systems, and components; improving design consistency and branding with every update. You are not afraid to take risks but you also welcome and appreciate guidance and direction from senior members of the team. You want to be part of a collective of like minded colleagues who always push themselves to do great work, further fueling our creative growth and aspirations.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Minimum 3-5+ years of experience.

  • Bachelor's degree in user experience design or related field

  • A design portfolio displaying a strong focus and understanding of UI design, design systems and prototyping

  • Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, Abstract, Figma

  • Mastery of prototyping software such as InVision, Figma and or Framer

  • High proficiency in designing across multiple devices, from OTT (tvOS, Roku or FireTV) to responsive web and mobile apps

  • A mastery of general visual design principles such as layout, color, space, form, typography, form and photography

  • A strong understanding of how user-centered design principles and interaction design coexist and work in tandem with UI design

  • Well versed in the latest technology and industry trends (from iOS, to Roku to responsive web)

  • Experience in UX centered tasks including wire frames, feature/competitive audits, etc.

  • Effectively manage your time by collaborating closely with design project management on schedules, estimates and time lines

  • Experience with project management software tools like JIRA, Smartsheet, Quip

  • Proactive, motivated and an initiative taker. Waiting idly is not in your DNA. While you can follow direction and process where need be, you also thrive building such when needed.

  • Extremely detailed-oriented and organized

  • Comfortable with fast paced environments

  • Effective verbal and written communicator

location: Los Angeles, California

job type: Contract

salary: $45.00 - 64.80 per hour

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with senior design staff to execute concepts, UI design, UI Production, design systems and prototyping for a host of features and user experience needs

  • Contribute to the ongoing design and implementation of visual design systems

  • Apply design systems thinking and methodologies to deliver highly organized, structured and detail oriented solutions

  • Help author design system documentation including component definitions, usage, rules, accessibility design, UI states, and style guides

  • Continually maintain and audit the design system libraries to enforce UI consistency on all existing digital products.

  • Communicate with fellow designers and developers in order to help define additional design systems rules.

  • Translate UI reference screens from one device or one screen size to many

  • Produce well organized design deliverables ready for developer hand-off

  • Execute UI revisions after stake holder feedback

  • Help build high and low fidelity prototypes to communicate animation needs and rules to developers

  • Love and believe in the value of good experience design; always representing the end user's needs at all times

qualifications:

  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 4 years of experience

  • Education: Bachelors

skills:

  • UI

  • Ux

  • JIRA

  • Production

  • Flash

  • User Interactive

  • UI/UX

  • Typography

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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