VISUAL DESIGNER [2-5 yrs]
Can you create great experiences that are refined pieces of digital engagements, that are to the point, compelling and yet pushing the boundaries?
Can you conceptualize, create and produce interactive software systems that users will fall in love with?
If yes and if you are always keen to come up with game changing ideas, then you should be at ThoughtWorks to create impact with your design chops.
Here’s what we’re looking for:
Passion for Visual Design
You know the difference between "good" and "great". You worry about colors that are used in a random billboard. You itch to move those elements by a couple of pixels so that it aligns perfectly in the websites you are browsing! You are furious about use of inappropriate types floating across you.
Master Colors, Layouts, and Typography
You can weave color, iconography, typography and textures together to help users successfully navigate through products. You are at ease with following and setting visual trends for digital products. You can define and drive a visual design language for engaging experiences.
Understand requirements and constraints
You can work with business and technology teams to understand the business requirement, technology constraints and recast those into a design brief and goal.
Work in teams
You work best in a participatory, agile, lean, team. You are able work with interaction designers, user researchers, business analysts and front-end developers to arrive at a common goal. You inspire the team through collaboration as well as direction, vision, and planning of all aspects of visual deliverables.
You understand that success comes sooner with trial and error. You can prototype and support prototyping as an activity using some tool of your choice, evaluate and pivot based on feedback.
You have strong verbal, written, and visual presentation skills. You can articulate your design as stories that can make everyone sit up and listen. You understand the value of design and brand within a business context. You can effectively articulate your design rationale to drive key decisions.
Your portfolio showcases stellar visual design projects. You can prove ability to confidently facilitate discussions with diverse teams, conduct brainstorming sessions, cultivate creative thinking process across team members. Your work shows mastery in contemporary design tools like Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Animation.
- 2 - 5 years of experience in UX Design.
- M.Des/Bachelor’s degree in design related field, with an emphasis on visual communication, user experience and/or graphic design.
- Experience designing for multiple device types and contexts (not limited to desktop, tablet, smartphone, no-screen interfaces)
- Willingness to travel frequently
If you are still with us, we’d love to hear from you. Tell us a little bit about yourself, and of course send us a link to your work (resume, portfolio, blog, website).
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