User Experience Designer

Function - permanent

United States

15 Jan

Open to all applicants globally!

Our Design Team is growing and we want you to be part of it! Do you love to choreograph the dance of getting users from A to B? Are your instincts in touch with a higher power known as 'usability'? Our experience designers make the complex simple and know the details aren't the details, they are the product. 

In this User Experience Designer role, you’ll take on these tasks and transform them into intuitive, accessible and easy-to-use tools for thousands of people around the world—from the first-time user to the sophisticated expert.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with the product and marketing teams to define problems & goals, map user flows, prototype interactions, and oversee the building process
  • Manage internal and external design language systems
  • Design elegant flows & interactions for a global audience across platforms
  • Give and solicit feedback from designers and cross-disciplinary partners
  • Executive in a fast-paced environment with ambiguity
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Lo-fi & hi-fi prototyping skills
  • Lead on cross-platform design experiences (Web, android, iOS, emails)
  • Help to define the user model and user interface for new and existing Function products and features.
  • Develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Gauge the usability of new and existing products, and making constructive suggestions for change.

Experience

Minimum qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), Human–Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer Science (CS), or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in designing usable interfaces for popular web-based products (Sketch or Figma)
  • 3+ years of work experience in a related field.

Preferred qualifications:

  • MA/MS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field.
  • Knowledge of JavaScript for rapid prototyping purposes.
  • Demonstrated HTML skills.
  • Strong clean visual design sense.
  • Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

Salary and Perks

Remote working and competitive salary.

About Function

Function is the technology and design practice at Promantus, exploring the relationship between human experience, technology, and the built environment.

As a design studio, we’re focused on bringing new concepts and ideas into the world, and have built a team of designers and engineers taking big risks and pushing technological and cultural boundaries. We don’t just solve technical challenges, we work together with you to achieve your strategic goals.

We are a team of business and technology enthusiasts that are passionate and highly motivated to solve real world business problems. Helping our clients become efficient and achieve their business goals remains the central focus of our execution.

Since our founding, we have learned from leaders that agility and adaptability is key to our success. When we focus on simplicity, learning, and excellence, greater and improved results are imminent.

We take pride and ownership in what we do and who we are. This is why we hold our beliefs so close to our heart.

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