Sr. Ux/Ui Designer

Symsoft Solutions Sacramento , CA 95834

Posted 3 weeks ago

SymSoft is a UI/UX and technology company looking for a Senior UI/UX Designer to join our skilled design team in North Natomas one of the most convenient Sacramento neighborhoods right here in the heart of California.

Your skills in delivering compelling visual designs will contribute to our award winning digital solutions. You will work with high-profile organizations to improve how they deliver content and provide services to end customers.

What youll do:

  • Design digital interfaces, with a focus on information and interactions for enterprise public and private-sector organizations that have a lasting impact on the end customers.
  • Bring design to life. We value all types of visual and interactive prototyping. Work with the team to communicate design ideas to the stakeholders in the most efficient fashion.
  • Contribute to important decisions about the way our websites and products look, feel, and interact. Establish standards for the visual design quality and present best-practices to the project team and your peers.
  • Understand and advocate for the customer. Conduct UX research from initial customer discovery and information architecture through to visual attitude and usability testing.
  • Design with accessibility and inclusion in mind. Understand WCAG 2.1 and Section 508 accessibility guidelines and recommendations.
  • Take ownership of important aspects of the design beyond structural and surface design.
  • Collaborate. Work with a team whose diversity of approaches brings variety to your ideas and design solutions. Utilize different team members skills to deliver the best results.
  • Deliver. Use a progressive enhancement approach and prioritize the must-have over the nice-to-have assets and features.

What Youll Need to Succeed:

  • Strong understanding of the elements of visual design typography, photography, color and layout.
  • Experience collaborating with and presenting to cross-functional teams with different backgrounds.
  • Proven expertise in multiple areas of UX design, including information architecture and visual design.
  • Fluency in human-centered design processes, usability best practices, and designing for multiple devices, screen sizes, and platforms.
  • Awareness of how design patterns and front-end frameworks affect the design process. Every design decision will influence the final design system and technical implementation.
  • A responsive design approach that favors proportions over pixels and multi-resolution environments.
  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions.
  • Desire to contribute to meaningful projects.

At SymSoft, you will be surrounded by peers who are committed to helping each other grow through collaboration and ongoing feedback. If youre looking to grow your career and improve your skills working on some of the largest projects in California that serve millions of customers, this is the right place for you.

Requirements

  • BA / BS in a design-related field, or comparable work experience.
  • Over 5 years of experience as a UI/UX designer.
  • Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite and / or similar visual design software.
  • Skilled in using prototyping tools (Adobe XD, InVision, Figma), basic understanding of HTML5, CSS3 and Accessibility Standards.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and benefits, including health / dental plan, paid time off and holidays.
  • Complimentary snacks, soft drinks, tea and coffee.
  • High-profile projects that will get attention and an opportunity to build your personal brand.
  • Salary Range: $80,000/ Year to $120,000/Year. (Depends on experience and Negotiable)
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Product Designer (Visual/Ui)

Grio

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 1/17/2023 12:00:00 AM 2023-04-17T00:00 <p>About Grio</p><p>Founded in 2008, Grio prides itself in being a premier full-service web and mobile software consulting agency based in San Francisco, CA. So, why join Grio? As a remote-work first company, Grio is committed to hiring teams with diverse backgrounds for the purpose of promoting creativity, and believes great ideas come from teams with various perspectives. This means you get to work with team members located across the globe – from Mexico City to New York and everything in between. </p><p>Our employees boast about the positive collaboration they experience with their teammates and the company’s commitment to work/life flexibility. This speaks volumes to Grio’s year over year growth, repeat clients, and even repeat employees! We take an empathic approach to ensure that we’re delivering the best possible products to our clients, and use that same lens to create a culture of engagement for our employees. </p><p>About the Role</p><p>Grio is looking for a fully remote, full-time, Product Designer with well-rounded skills to execute all phases of design. Our Visual/UI Designers work on multiple projects that support our various clients. During the course of each project, there will be opportunities to collaborate with other teams at Grio and to hone your skills and deepen your experience as a designer. This is what else you can expect as a Visual/UI Designer at Grio:</p><ul><li>You will tackle various design problems and make smart decisions, including weighing the pros and cons of different design directions. </li><li>You will design web and mobile applications, websites, and contribute to other creative projects that involve brand, identity, and marketing. </li><li>Your work will involve researching design concepts, creative interactive prototypes, producing polished, detailed visual designs & application interfaces, and collaborating with cross functional teams to create strategy and solve problems.</li></ul><p><strong>Requirements</strong></p><p>About You</p><p>You ideally have previous experience working with clients or in a design agency, can work independently and autonomously, as well as collaboratively, within a team environment, pivot easily and run in a different direction when needed, and can receive constructive feedback without losing momentum. We are seeking someone with the ability to design throughout an entire project lifecycle, from planning and discovery, research, conceptual designs, detailed visual design and asset handoff . You should have strong experience designing for mobile platforms (iOS and Android) and excellent visual design skills, attention to detail, and demonstrated mastery of typography, color, and layout. </p><ul><li>5-7 years of experience in a client-facing role, preferably in an agency setting, designing in an existing style and/or create new directions when needed</li><li>Pixel-precise design skills</li><li>Outstanding portfolio demonstrating the successful delivery of practical and/or innovative interface design solutions for iOS, Android, and web applications</li><li>Strong working knowledge of interaction design, user-centered experience design, brand identity design, digital marketing</li><li>In-depth familiarity with the latest trends in mobile and web app user experience</li><li>Spark fresh ideas and push creativity, challenge established thinking, and discover new ways of solving a problem</li><li>Ability to create basic clickable prototypes as well as immersive, animated prototypes</li><li>Communicate design rationale effectively to key stakeholders and clients</li><li>Experience collaborating with cross-functional teams (fellow designers, product managers, developers) to create designs solutions and deliverables</li><li>Understanding of platform and device requirements such as form factors, screen resolutions, pixel density and aspect ratios</li><li>Proficiency with design tools such as Figma and Adobe Creative Suite.</li></ul><p>To be considered, please answer the screening questions and share your resume. Submitting a portfolio is strongly recommended.</p><p>Grio is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. You will not be discriminated against based on your age, race, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity, religion, disability, veteran status, national origin, marital status or any other applicable characteristics protected by law. </p><p>If you love what you do and want to work hard to build innovative software then we encourage you to please apply! </p><p><strong>Benefits</strong></p><ul><li>Enjoy the flexibility of working on different projects, technologies and industries for different clients.</li><li>100% paid health and wellness benefits; 50% paid for spouses and dependents. </li><li>An educational allowance that coincides with the company’s life-long commitment to learning and development for all of its staff.</li><li>Compensation packages that let you share in the company’s long-term success. </li><li>A 5% 401(k) company match – that’s free money in your pocket!</li><li>Sick days & a generous vacation policy – the longer your tenure, the more vacay time you accrue.</li></ul> Grio Sacramento CA

Sr. Ux/Ui Designer

Symsoft Solutions