San Jose Metro Area, CA
Mountain View, CA
Lead visual designer on our Home App.
Responsible for the visual design language and expression layer of how people interact with the Google Home app to control smart devices in their home and understand what is happening around them.
Work directly with a team of interaction designers and user researchers to create and explore multiple visual design explorations for the mobile experience.
Design and create high quality user interfaces, illustrations, icons, data visualization, and motion graphics
Create and maintain assets and spec creation across platforms -- mobile, web, and smart displays
Strategize, brainstorm, and design key features
Translate abstract ideas and requirements into tangible and beautiful design deliverables
Collaborate closely with cross-disciplinary teams of engineers, product managers, and marketing
BFA, BA, or BS degree in design or a related discipline
3+ years work experience as a designer working on shippable products
Fluency in Figma, Sketch, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and prototype tools (Principle, Flinto...)
A strong portfolio showcasing high quality visual design deliverables.
Ability to communicate ideas effectively, both verbally and visually Fluency with visual, motion and interaction design tools as well as ability to work within a highly technical environment.
Knowledge of the user-centered design methodologies, and a good understanding of usability.
Ability to work collaboratively with a large team and drive consensus through design work.
Define and guide team UX processes and methods to drive collaboration and innovation
Plan new experiences through user journeys, user flows, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills