Senior Design Lead UI/UX
Santa Clara, California / Milestone Internet Marketing
Posted: Oct 12, 2017
Job Title: Sr. Design Lead UI/UX
Location: Santa Clara, CA (Only local candidates will be considered)
Milestone is looking for a senior designer lead who can take creative ideas and turn them into powerful designs for holistic digital marketing, from mobile first and web projects to omni-channel campaigns. This person must be highly creative, organized, flexible and have expertise in UX and UI design, including CRO. You will collaborate with our creative and content teams, strategists, and account managers, on a diversity of web design projects.
The right candidate is flexible, forward thinking and a natural leader. This is an incredible opportunity to be part of a team that is pioneering the digital space in a variety of ecommerce industries.
Understand client's business objectives and decipher their brand, audience, and competitors ? and make designs that win hearts and mind
Ability to convert creative boards into award-winning designs by solving problems and weaving visual stories
Effective communication to pitch creative concepts. You're persuasive, but open to feedback. You sell your ideas and the reasons behind them.
Ability to create user personas, comps (with or without wireframes), concept sketches, presentation slides, and persona boards.
Guide the selection of illustrations, photography, and stock photos.
Assist project leads in research and prep for client presentations.
Build style guides, best-in-class design templates, and organize online design portfolios
Align with the latest technologies and design solutions to complement a technical strategy and overcome obstacles.
You're rock-solid on all things digital and visual. Everything from ecommerce websites and mobile to immersive online experiences, online campaigns, and social media
Manage multiple assignments, highly organized and have a sense of priorities. It's important that you can work efficiently under pressure and on a deadline.
Strong, clever and strategic design portfolio showing work flow/thought process.
5+ years of experience in UI/UX, preferably in an interactive agency. Â
3 years of experience managing a team
Advanced in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, etc.)
Strong understanding of user experience and customer journey in design approach.
Strong UI skills, including software product UI
Understanding of content management systems
Familiar with CSS and HTML is a plus
Any motion graphic / animation experience is a plus (we sometimes do in-house videos, including demos our software products)