Lead UX/UI Designer in Kirkland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/14/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

VOLT is seeking candidates for a Senior Designer ( UI /UX and Graphic designer ) role for a 100% Remote Full Time position.
Candidate in this role will work closely with the product and engineering team to design and develop consistent, enjoyable and engaging experiences across our multiple product lines and platforms centered around the blockchain industry.


You should possess a rare blend of interaction design, visual design and prototyping skills; be a brilliant problem solver, quick study, self starter and excellent communicator; and have a passion and enthusiasm for the impact that user experience can make. Some experience in Blockchain space.


Responsibilities

  • Exceptional design skills and demonstrated mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite and at least one wireframing tool (Adobe XD, Sketch, InVision).
  • Translate ideas and concepts into world class designs for native iOS and Android applications and desktop environments by crafting journey maps, user flows, wireframes, prototypes and high-fidelity mock-ups.
  • Present design ideas and articulate design solution rationale to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Create design documentation that communicates specification and design to developers.
  • Create a unified 'materials library' of UI design materials for our product suites, including user interface elements (like menus, buttons and widgets).
  • Conduct user research, user testing, and usability surveys, and modify design based on user feedback.



Requirements

  • Fluent in English.
  • Excellent communication skills - both written, and oral.
  • Have at least four (4) years of relevant experience in a Product Designer or User Experience role.
  • Be comfortable working in a startup environment.
  • A deep understanding of mobile and desktop best UX practices, as well as familiarity with the Material Design guidelines and Apple's Human Interface Guidelines.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Thorough understanding of mobile platform and device requirements such as form factors, screen resolutions, pixel density and aspect ratios.
  • Thorough understanding of desktop platform and device requirements such as form factors, screen resolutions, pixel density and aspect ratios.
  • Demonstrable experience as a UX/UI designer or similar design-focused role.
  • A portfolio of design projects that demonstrate user-centered design solutions with strong visual and interaction design skills.


Preferred Qualifications

  • A Master's degree in a design-related field.
  • Strong management skills and proven experience in the FinTech, digital finance or blockchain industry.
  • Prior experience designing for complex data analytics and dashboards would be advantageous in this role.


VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer