UX Designer, Engineering Success

Twitch Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 2 weeks ago

The Twitch Engineering Success team in Irvine is seeking a UX designer to own product initiatives to help us level up engineering products at Twitch. You'll craft experiences that help our developers work more productively and give leaders the insights they need to drive engineering forward.

Our ideal UX Designer exhibits a strong passion for building best in class web experiences using a highly refined set of design skills that range from wireframes to full fidelity design comps and prototypes.

You are involved in every step of the process, from early ideation with Product Managers to help define the products we build to working with engineering to ensure the final product meets the highest quality bar.

Responsibilities

  • Help shape and lead planning and brainstorming sessions with product managers, engineering, and other designers

  • Take full ownership of the user experience for projects from start to finish, including wireframes, mockups, and prototypes

  • Create customer-centric designs by using data, customer feedback, and a deep understanding of our community

  • Seek out and surface qualitative and quantitative feedback on your designs and iterate

  • Assist in the development and evaluation of user stories and usability studies

  • Collaborate with a top-notch engineering team to implement solutions based on your design

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience as a UX designer, product designer, or interaction designer

  • 3+ years of experience working in a collaborative team and directly with developers for implementation of designs

  • Strong portfolio showcasing your past work and process, including prototypes or highly detailed wireframes for complex web and mobile applications

  • Fluency in best practices for information architecture and interaction design, user-centered design process, as well as strong knowledge of user experience principles and techniques

  • Ability to communicate complex design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization, including executive leadership

  • Strong written skills with the ability to present a clear rationale for design decisions

Bonus Points

  • A bachelor's degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related UX degree

  • Twitch, gaming or live streaming enthusiast

  • Experience designing products with an emphasis on data visualization

  • Demonstrated history of conducting usability studies or performing user research is a big plus

  • Used Sketch or Figma

  • Graphic design or other creative asset design experience

  • CSS & HTML knowledge is a plus

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Maternity & Parental Leave

  • Flexible PTO

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Amazon Employee Discount

  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)

  • Breakfast & Lunch Served Daily

  • Free Snacks & Beverages

#LI-EA1

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the shared interactions of millions. At any given moment, more than a million people come together from all over the globe to interact around this distinct form of live entertainment. From streaming, watching, chatting, and cheering about video games and esports to many other interests including traditional sports, anime, sci-fi, wrestling, music, cooking, the creative arts, and more, there's something for everyone on Twitch.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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
UX Designer Engineering Success

Twitch

Posted 2 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 3/7/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-06-05T00:00 The Twitch Engineering Success team in Irvine is seeking a UX Designer to own product initiatives that help us level up engineering products at Twitch. You'll craft experiences that increase developer productivity and give leaders the insights they need to drive engineering forward. Our ideal UX Designer exhibits a strong passion for building best-in-class web experiences using a highly refined set of design skills that range from wireframes to full-fidelity design comps and prototypes. You are involved in every step of the process, from early ideation with Product Managers to help define the products we build through to working with engineering to ensure the final product meets the highest quality bar. If you succeed, you will have created work that impacts millions of users and played a role in shaping how engineering is done at Twitch. Responsibilities * Help shape and lead planning and brainstorming sessions with Product Managers, Engineers, and other Designers * Take full ownership of the user experience for projects from start to finish, including wireframes, mockups, and prototypes * Create customer-centric designs by using data, customer feedback, and a deep understanding of our community * Seek out and surface qualitative and quantitative feedback on your designs and iterate * Assist in the development and evaluation of user stories and usability studies * Collaborate with a top-notch engineering team to implement solutions based on your design Requirements * 5+ years experience as a UX Designer, Product Designer, or Interaction Designer * 3+ years of experience working in a collaborative team and directly with Developers for implementation of designs * Strong portfolio showcasing your past work and process, including prototypes or highly detailed wireframes for complex web and mobile applications * Fluency in best practices for information architecture and interaction design, user-centered design process, as well as strong knowledge of user experience principles and techniques * Ability to communicate complex design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization, including executive leadership * Strong written skills with the ability to present a clear rationale for design decisions Bonus Points * A Bachelor's Degree in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), or related UX Degree * Twitch, gaming or live streaming enthusiast * Experience designing products with an emphasis on data visualization * Demonstrated history of conducting usability studies or performing user research is a big plus * Used Sketch or Figma * Graphic design or other creative asset design experience * CSS & HTML knowledge is a plus Perks * Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance * 401(k) * Maternity & Parental Leave * Flexible PTO * Commuter Benefits * Amazon Employee Discount * Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.) * Breakfast & Lunch Served Daily * Free Snacks & Beverages #LI-EA1 Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the shared interactions of millions. At any given moment, more than a million people come together from all over the globe to interact around this distinct form of live entertainment. From streaming, watching, chatting, and cheering about video games and esports to many other interests including traditional sports, anime, sci-fi, wrestling, music, cooking, the creative arts, and more, there's something for everyone on Twitch. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Twitch Irvine CA

UX Designer, Engineering Success

Twitch