Position Visual / UI Designer - Boulder
Location Boulder / Longmont
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Ongoing, full time hours, for about 1 year
Status Freelance
Rate 60-65 hourly
Prominent Boulder tech company is looking for a passionate Visual Designer to design and support development of a cross-app design patterns for their product.

Overall Responsibilities:
-Delight users with designs that inspire, engage and excite - -Rely on user-centered design principles to produce high-quality visuals - from concept to execution - across many platforms

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:
-Design one or more of our client's consumer facing products.
-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.
-Market and promote products and features so users understand what they're getting and what the benefits are.

Required Skills:
-BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
-5+ years of experience in a related field (UI design, UX design, visual design, graphic design, communication design, visual communication)
-Experience collaborating with multidisciplinary UX and/or product teams (motion, interaction, UX research, engineering, UX writer) on technical implementation
-Experience implementing visual design systems across a range of platforms (web, iOS, Android) in an iterative software development environment.
-Proficiency with Sketch tool required. (Other industry standard design tools are helpful as well)
-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.

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:
-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.

This is an onsite, 40 hours a week, freelance opportunity for a year.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: DEN41@jobalert.creativecircle.com