Senior Visual Designer (UX)

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New York, NY

Industry: Business Services

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8 - 10 years

Posted 39 days ago

PORTFOLIO REQUIRED:

To be considered for this position a link to your online portfolio must be included on your resume.

NO COVER LETTER:

No cover letter is required. We believe that your work speaks for itself!

The Client:

We have been engaged by a global fashion brand to hire a Senior Visual Designer (UX) for its new fashion-tech startup company located in New York, NY. This extension company plans to disrupt the online fashion world and deliver exciting new ways for customers to engage with and experience runway product.

Working for this brand means working alongside some of the best talent in the world, including at least a few people that are smarter than you. It means facing new challenges and often being asked to work outside your comfort zone. The environment favors complex challenges, big asks, and 'never been done befores'. This company loves to disrupt!

The Position:

We are currently reviewing portfolios for a Senior Visual Designer (UX) who will create beautiful and highly functional interactive experiences for web, native applications and a range of other interactive platforms.

This important role requires broad knowledge and advanced skills in visual design, user experience, user interface design and a solid understanding of client-side technologies.

This person will take an active, hands-on role in leading and evolving the design system of the company, mentoring and providing art direction to other designers, and working with Product Managers and other UX professionals in implementing designs.

The Senior Visual Designer (UX) will exhibit stylistic breadth, attention to detail, and will balance beauty, innovation and usability while designing across web, native, in-store digital and augmented reality.

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years in graphic, visual and interaction design for digital experiences.
  • Able to ideate unique design visions and beautiful visual languages, and lead their execution across a broad range of digital and physical artifacts.
  • Experienced at maintaining brand consistency across multiple platforms and devices while also pushing the current aesthetic to evolve in as modern, elegant and beautiful a way as possible.
  • Have strong experience with end-to-end (UX and UI) product design. Beyond thinking at a high level about visual design, demonstrates a solid understanding of site functionality, interaction, user interfaces, and navigation. You know a product needs more than just a pretty face!
  • Solid prototyping experience (InVision, Principle, or similar platform) to explore design directions with the team and to communicate design decisions.
  • Self-motivated, excellent communicator with an open mind and a positive attitude!
  • Expert knowledge in Adobe CC suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) and Sketch.

Bonus If You Have:

  • Online fashion retail experience.
  • BA/BS in Graphic Design, Information Design, or other visual arts.
  • Working understanding of CSS and coding.
  • Augmented reality or virtual reality experience.