Visual Designer

  • location: Mountain View, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $160 - $176.69 per hour
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Visual Designer

job summary:
Description MOMA Title:

  • Visual Designers weave iconography, typography, color, space and texture together to help our users successfully navigate our products.
  • We believe that all of our products should be beautiful and accessible.
  • As a Visual Designer, you'll delight users with designs that inspire, engage and excite them.
  • user-centered design principles to produce high-quality visuals-from concept to execution-across many platforms.
  • collaborate with your fellow designers to constantly refine the Google design language and create innovative, great-looking products that people love to use.
  • We're interested in our users and strive to learn everything we can about their behaviors, attitudes and emotions to help define the products and experiences we create.
  • The UX team plays an integral part in gathering these insights and then using them to inspire and inform design.
  • We are a multi-disciplinary team of interaction designers, visual designers, user researchers, content strategists and web developers who collaborate closely with each other and with engineering and product management to create innovative, usable, great-looking products that people love to use.
 
location: Mountain View, California
job type: Contract
salary: $160.00 - 176.69 per hour
work hours: 9 to 6
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • The UX team plays an integral part in gathering these insights and then using them to inspire and inform design.
  • We are a multi-disciplinary team of interaction designers, visual designers, user researchers, content strategists and web developers who collaborate closely with each other and with engineering and product management to create innovative, usable, great-looking products that people love to use.
 
qualifications:
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships.

 
skills: Mandatory:

  • Portfolios are a must.
  • Create high quality proposals throughout entire design process from concept to production
  • Work closely with Product Managers and Engineering to effectively communicate the value of visual design and brand
  • Maintain and evolve the continued development of Google's design language
  • Developing strong partnerships with and coordinating general assistance to the core UX team
  • Thinking about designing with the brand holistically across multiple surfaces and platforms
  • Communicate effectively in a cross-functional product development team and present ideas and designs effectively.
  • Present the user interface visually so information is easy to read, easy to understand and easy to find.
Desired:

  • Proficient with industry standard design tools (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch).
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and familiarity with technical constraints and limitations as they apply to designing for platforms such as desktop and mobile, Android and iOS.
  • Proven ability to act as a leader in communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale, all within a user-centered design process.
  • Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project deadlines.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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