Ui/Visual Designer - Applications

Risk Management Solutions Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 3 months ago

The Role

We are looking for a UI/Visual Designer to join our team to create state-of-the-art commercial and consumer applications used by global customers every day. The products you will launch to help businesses and individual consumers understand and manage risks, from earthquakes, hurricanes, and floods, to terrorism and infectious disease. You will fuel and bring to market software solutions that delight and empower customers with making informed decisions on global impact.

As a UI/Visual Designer, you will work with multi-disciplinary teams, partnering closely with engineering, product, and business colleagues, to find elegant but practical solutions to design challenges. You will lead the visual/UI design work from problem identification and concept exploration through implementation. This role requires you to understand user pain-points and business jobs to be done of key personas, lead the end-to-end design of detailed workflows, and champion best in class design processes. You have relentlessly high standards and never satisfied with the status quo. Your success requires the production of high-impact designs, a deep appreciation and understanding of design principles, fast time to market, and increased customer satisfaction. If you're ready to make a difference to RMS and its customers, and if you want huge challenges to tackle, we would love to talk to you.

In this role, you will:

  • Show empathy and compassion for users by understanding their specific pain points, goals, and user flows

  • Design projects across the entire product lifecycle by exploring concepts, producing high-quality prototypes, and testing/iterating solutions

  • Manage priorities across multiple projects, knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail

  • Surprise and delight users by approaching interaction design with a fresh angle

  • Innovate, while adhering to, the overall design system by collaborating with designers, engineers, product managers, and content specialists across teams

  • Clearly communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale, all within a user-centered design process

  • Explore broader design approaches, such as virtual/augmented reality and data visualization

  • Work with remote and local teams to meet critical project milestones and deadlines

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field

  • 3+ years of experience in designing usable interfaces for popular web-based products in an iterative software development environment

  • Experience delivering high-quality design assets, from conception through on-time delivery

  • Experience collaborating with multidisciplinary and/or product teams (UX research, UX writer, engineering, product managers) on technical implementation

  • Thorough knowledge and experience across a range of design approaches, methodologies, lo-fi and high-fi prototyping skills

  • Mastery of digital design software (e.g., Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator)

  • Demonstrable experience with visual hierarchy, layout, typography, and color effectively

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and familiarity with technical constraints and limitations as they apply to design for platforms such as desktop and mobile, Android and iOS

  • Experience implementing visual design systems across a range of platforms

  • Proficient with animation tools (e.g., Origami, Framer, Pixate, CodePen)

  • Experience in mobile/motion design

  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills

  • Excellent, clean visual design sense

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships

RMS is enrolled in E-Verify and will be participating in E-Verify in addition to our Form I-9 process. www.dhs.gov/E-Verify


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Ui/Visual Designer - Applications

Risk Management Solutions