Position Interaction Designer - Onsite in Mountain View via Shuttle
Location Peninsula Area
Starts Next Week
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate up to $65/hr
One of the Bay Area's best known search engine giants is seeking a Interaction Designer to assist their team.

Top Responsibilities:
-Create new designs, including (but not limited to) user flows, wireframes, mocks, and prototypes
-Have a strong understanding of visual design to craft beautiful and engaging ad details
-Communicate design intent to both internal and external teams. Clearly rationalize and justify design work and advocate for users’ needs

Please respond highlighting the EXACT skills that apply to you.

Do you have?
- BA/BS degree in Design (e.g., interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, Computer Science, or a related field (in lieu of degree, 5 years of relevant work experience required)
- 3-5 years of experience Interaction Designer
- Proven track record of designing and shipping successful software design experiences for mobile, tablet and desktop UIs and contexts.
- Strong core interaction design skills, knowledge of the user-centered design methodologies, and a good understanding of usability
- Adept at design software and prototyping tools (e.g. Sketch design program)
- Fluency with visual and interaction design tools as well as competency with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and ability to work within a highly technical environment; good understanding of technical requirements and limitations

Preferred Qualifications
- MA/MS in Design or a related field or 3 years of relevant work experience, including demonstrated experience designing usable web-based interfaces
- Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills
- Good sense and understanding of visual design
- Prototyping or front-end development skills
- Experience collaborating with user researchers, content strategists, product managers, and engineers
- Design leadership skills

This is an onsite freelance opportunity in Mountain View. Public Transportation accessible via company shuttle.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: sf40@jobalert.creativecircle.com