Visual GUI Designers - 5+ yrs
Bloomberg is the world’s most trusted source of information for businesses and professionals. Bloomberg combines innovative technology with unmatched analytic, data, news, display and distribution capabilities, to deliver critical information via the BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL® service and multimedia platforms. Bloomberg’s media services cover the world with more than 2,200 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. The BLOOMBERG TELEVISION® 24-hour network delivers smart television to more than 240 million homes. BLOOMBERG RADIO® services broadcast via SIRIUS XM Radio and 1worldspaceTM satellite radio globally and on WBBR 1130AM in New York. The award-winning monthly BLOOMBERG MARKETS® magazine, Bloomberg BusinessWeek magazine and the BLOOMBERG.COM® financial news and information Web site provide news and insight to businesses and investors
Bloomberg’s User Experience group is expanding and looking for an experienced, innovative Visual UI Designers. We are looking for a multi-disciplinary team player who can participate in both granular design work and contribute to the strategic visual design direction for current and future Bloomberg products. The candidate should have a proven track record in producing exciting, innovative visuals for modern software applications (desktop, mobile, installation or other devices) and web based products. The candidate will collaborate closely with a multi-disciplinary team of interaction designers, prototypers, business analysts, and engineers. The individual in this role will be responsible for iterating out-of-the-box solutions and tough design problems in the financial arena that involve large data sets and complicated workflows. An ideal candidate should have excellent problem-solving skills, understand constraints quickly, and be able to produce and communicate creative design for colleagues and clients.
In addition to visual design principles, the candidate should be familiar with UCD methodologies and design cycles. Professional experience or a degree in Communication Design, Graphic Design, Information Design, Architecture, Industrial / Product Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, or related field is strongly preferred.Please include a link to your online portfolio in your resume. Your application will not be considered without a portfolio.
-5+ years of experience in designing and prototyping for desktop and mobile applications, or rich web-based applications.
-B.S./M.S. in Communication Design, Graphic Design, Information Design, Architecture, Industrial / Product Design, Interaction Design, Interactive or Multimedia Design, or related fie
-Demonstrated understanding of visual design and UCD principles via a portfolio
-Demonstrated fluency with design tools such as Photoshop / Illustrator and other Adobe product suite.
-Familiarity with Visio/OmniGr