UI Motion Designer (Active Search!)
UI Motion Designer:
The UI Motion Designer will be responsible to ensure the work we produce is effective while working with a team of other designers and developers. The ideal candidate for this position should be up to date on current web design and data visualization design trends, has a passion for user-centered design, and has a strong interest in learning and expanding their personal toolbox of skills. The selected candidate will need to be very attentive to details and organized to easily share designs with other team members across remote locations. The UI Designer will create clean, compelling, and effective designs to reach millions in service of our mission to improve lives.
About The Team:
User Experience is a new, emerging and exciting discipline. We are committed to building a world-class design system and overall approach to design. We are looking for a person who thrives on collaboration, takes feedback well (and doesn’t take it personally), creates beautiful and useful designs that are unique but familiar, and most importantly, a fun, hard-working and kind human being. We believe that the best ideas can come from anywhere. Our broader Digital Team is a group of innovative thinkers who work hard together to bring the best experience for our consumers. We are a small team that closely collaborates on innovative ideas for our ecommerce platform.
- Create visually stunning designs for responsive web data visualization graphics, storytelling UI layouts and creating prototypes
- 3D capabilities (to be able to model, texture, rig, and animate), creating traditional frame-by-frame animations
- Work directly with UI/UX designers, product owners and developers to ensure design is properly applied to the product and on time
- Create innovative solutions to problem solve unique motion and storytelling challenges
- Develop motion design patterns for reuse and consistency though design and code
- Actively seek to understand business requirements to develop solutions
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
- Ability to work autonomously as well as in a team
- Inject design processes into agile development cycles
- Comfortable presenting work and working with feedback
- Excels at motion, color, typography, composition and imagery, and animation of 2 and 3 dimensional images and graphics
- Strong understanding of data visualization design
- Outstanding organizational and communication skills
- Excellent problem-solving ability
- 5+ years in UI responsive design experience, motion graphic design.
- An amazing portfolio of motion graphics, illustrations, UI product design, responsive web.
- Expert in Adobe Suite programs; After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, AE Plugins and other relevant motion design programs. Sketch, InVision.
- Experience working in an agile environment
- Comfortable communicating with team members across different time zones
- Bachelor’s degree in related field desired.