Director of Mobile Design

Austin, Texas / AVAI Mobile

Oct 10, 2016



AVAI Mobile is the leader of creating a better way to build and manage mobile apps. As our new Experience Design Manager, you will take the lead overseeing the creative process and output for client work as well as help to roadmap and enhance our product offering. Your unique design perspective will bring new approaches to our design process, development of talent, and help our clients redesign what's possible in their apps within our platform. Join our team and help us continue the AVAI Mobile legacy in ensuring our mobile product continues to be the absolute best.



Oversee the App Experience Team to provide creative direction and ensure the highest caliber of work is produced.

Collaborate with team members and colleagues to promote an inter-disciplinary design approach and philosophy.

Participate in product development activities, including our mobile app feature design and CMS updates.

Lead the creative efforts on client projects, developing overall design concepts and presentation strategies.

Act as the primary design interface with clients and consultants while participating in the development process from definition, through design, build, test, release, and maintenance.

Stay up-to-date on UI and UX OS trends while looking for creative ideas and inspiration in parallel analogous worlds.

Research and track advancements in mobile application design patterns.

Support and participate in business development and marketing efforts as necessary.



Strong graphic design skills, with a good understanding of typography, intuitive layouts and palate development.

A bachelor's or higher degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction, cognitive science or related field.

Previous experience leading a successful design team.

Strong ability to recognize and predict use cases and user interaction, including happy path, edge and corner cases, and incorporate them into designs.

Excellent understanding of technology trends and user experience design for mobile and web applications.

Expert level skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, wire framing and other relevant design tools.

Deep understanding of Apple's human interface design guidelines, Android design and other mobile platform designs, including Google's material design.

A team player who is able to meet tight deadlines, self-estimate, and perform well under pressure in a rapidly changing environment.

Proficiency with HTML and CSS (Javascript a plus).

Online portfolio showing demonstrable and relevant work required to be considered.



AVAI Mobile provides outstanding benefits including competitive salaries, paid healthcare coverage and a 401k. AVAI Mobile is a rapidly-growing company with opportunity for personal development, growth, and career advancement. You will be working with a team of outstanding professionals, and will be exposed to a wide variety of technologies that will increase your skill set.


Health / Life / Dental / Vision

Health Savings Account

Long-term Disability

Flexible Work Schedule

PTO (Immediate Accrual) and Paid Holidays

Complementary Snacks / Beverages / Energy Drinks


Opportunity to work directly on high-profile projects that we are known for