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Our mission is to redefine the home experience through intelligently designed products and services delivered to every home by people who care.
Who Are We:
Vivint Smart Home is a leading smart home company in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24-7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than 1.4 million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. Vivint is on the Forbes 2018 list of "America's Best Employers, as well as the Forbes 2019 list of "America's Best Employers for Diversity." The company is the largest tech employer in Utah, a certified Great Place to Work, and one of Fast Company's World's 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2017. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.
Vivint is looking for a Sr. UX Designer to work with our Business Strategy & Innovation team. On this team you'll be prototyping future looking products and services and validating consumer interest in them. You will work collaboratively with the design, business strategy, product and engineering teams to deliver on the vision of great future-looking smart home products.
You are passionate about understanding people and designing product experiences for them. Typography and grid layouts are always top of mind, and pixel perfection is your mindset. You thrive in a thoughtful environment of product builders, and balance this with disciplined execution. You are pragmatic, but you aren't averse to taking risks.
You are willing to work with a small team to rapidly prototype and vet new ideas, and are comfortable building throw away mock-apps from the ground up. You need to be open-minded, able to learn quickly, communicate clearly, and have the capacity to get things done even if the task is less defined.
You're excited about working with a team focused on discovering value quickly and enjoy collaborating with other designers, product folk, and engineers to create prototypes that highlight everyday value to consumers. At your core, you have confidence that you can solve any problem that's handed to you.
Work with the Product, Engineering and Design teams to distill complicated problems into simple, minimal solutions
Rapidly prototype and iterate on multiple future-looking product concepts through low fidelity app prototypes, user journey maps, storyboards, etc.
Develop user interfaces for creative tools utilizing the Vivint product design language
Think strategically about the product, business, and overall user experience.
Expertise in user experience, interaction design, and building prototypes for a consumer facing product
Ability to balance true creativity, the needs of the business, and what is best for our users and community
Solid working knowledge of the latest design tools, especially Sketch, InVision, Principle and Framer
Ability to quickly prototype your ideas, bringing interactions to life
Experience planning and running user research practices
Strong understanding of typography, grids and color theory
A love for making things beautiful and usable
A team player who is highly collaborative
Nice to have
Deeper programming experience
Experience building experiences that integrate with hardware products
Paid holidays and flexible paid time away
Your choice between Mac or PC
Employee pricing on smart home products
Casual dress code
Onsite parking or Commuter Rail pass
What We Stand For:
Honesty and Integrity Come First
Do the right thing
Customer Obsession is Our Advantage
A relentless passion to serve the customer
Innovation is Essential
Today's innovation is tomorrow's lifeblood
We Win Together
Individuals win games: teams win championships
Exceptional is Expected
Talk is cheap: create value, not just motion
We Give Back
Helping people is core to our DNA