Randstad UX/UI Designer -Production Consumer Products in Los Angeles, California
UX/UI Designer -Production Consumer Products
location:Los Angeles, CA
salary:$45 - $64.80 per hour
date posted:Tuesday, February 23, 2021
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
UX/UI Designer -Production Consumer Products
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
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
Experience level: Experienced
Minimum 4 years of experience
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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