We are looking for a talented User Interface Designer to create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, on brand, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.
This is a hands-on role, where the Designer is responsible for both the Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein e-commerce sites. This requires you to build up a solid understanding of the users you are designing for, including their needs, goals, experiences, and their context. This will enable you to iteratively craft detailed design solutions for a given design problem or project brief. You will have a solid understanding of how to simulate the anticipated end user experience as good and realistic as possible (and necessary) to be able to test and validate design solutions before a developer writes a single line of code.
Once designs are being validated, you will support one or multiple agile SCRUM teams with the implementation of your designs. Along the way you will be guided and supported by the Experience Lead and / or UX manager who will provide you with context, insights and who will frame design problems.
Role and Responsibilities:
Design, Experience, Prototyping
- Team up with the Experience Lead, UX manager and software developers to assist with the UX for the commerce websites
- Execute on the experience design strategy for a given site or project as provided by UX manager and stakeholders
- Work closely with UX manager and Experience Lead on identifying UX design needs for epics & user stories on team backlogs
- Align design patterns, UI controls, best practices and related documentation
- Actively contribute to design style guides and design pattern libraries
- Work closely with product owners, developers, and quality assurance teams to ensure compliancy with UX specifications
Your main focus is on supporting the teams through applying an iterative user centered design process including:
Definition of design problem
Create design concepts and solutions for specified problems (sketches, wireframes, paper
or interactive prototypes)
Build prototypes that can effectively demonstrate user flows and related user experiences
Iteratively test, validate, and refine design concepts and prototypes with users and internal
Produce detailed design solutions that are in line with high level product and UX strategy,
as well as with visual design and branding guidelines
Work out detailed design specification and documentation as input for development
Support multiple SCRUM teams during implementation so they can move fast in an agile
software development environment
Work closely with both local and remote development teams
Ideally you have a strong fashion aesthetic and proven creative experience, having
worked for a fashion brand or agency
Good background knowledge of the Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein customer and
You’re a responsible team player, so please keep egos and tantrums at home.
You’ll be good at juggling priorities and managing your time to achieve a balance of
creativity and quality, whilst respecting timings and budgets.
So, that calls for having a detailed eye with exceptional typography skills and creative flair
to proactively offer innovative (but workable) creative solutions. You’ll combine your
creativity with technical competency, accuracy and a faultless attention to detail.
Experience with multi device platform design.
Experience with UI/UX e-commerce concepts for websites
Proven UI experience
Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio
Some experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site
Proficiency in Sketch and Invision software as well as Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle,
or other visual design and wire-framing tools
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders
Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process preferable but not essential.