UI + Visual Designer
Interaction and Visual Design for Web and Mobile Applications
Work as a team member with clients, developers, and designers.
Determine best practice UI solutions for delivering features to users.
Create wireframes and mockups based on specifications and product requirements.
Generate original assets, graphics, logos, and icons.
Author style guides and prep for delivery to developers and clients.
Develop brand identities for start-up companies.
Work in different aesthetic styles as appropriate to product and industry.
Manage multiple projects and prioritize work based on deadlines and input from clients and developers.
Agile Work Environment
Work in an iterative process, building out features quickly and developing design alongside product builds.
Occasionally pair with developers and/or clients to design as part of a team.
Develop best practices and systems for design integration within an agile development environment.
Use Pivotal Tracker as a product management tool.
Create print and web collateral for Pivotal Labs marketing efforts.
Maintain the consistency of Pivotal Labs brand identity while generating new and creative content.
Make clean, easy to understand websites. Be creative, fast, and self-critical. Be collaborative and communicative. Have experience working independently with clients. Have experience with web, mobile, and/or print. Have strong typography skills. Work effectively under deadlines and manage multiple projects with evolving requirements. Be thoughtful about the role of design in relation to contemporary technology. Be committed to lifelong design learning.
Deep knowledge of Adobe CS5: Illustrator, Photoshop, Fireworks, In Design Bonus points: CSS, HTML, Ruby on Rails, Git, photography, video, or motion graphics. 3+ years experience in related field.Bachelors degree in design-related discipline (preferred.)