UI Designer

Course Hero is looking for a talented and passionate UI Designer to join our product team. The ideal candidate will be interested in having an impact on all aspects of the product lifecycle, be able to work collaboratively with the team to map user flows, build high fidelity prototypes and oversee the development process.

You will:
  • Design and launch new products and features based off of written requirements
  • Tackle complex problems and provide elegant, creative solutions that respectfully balance both business and user needs
  • Concept interactions across various mediums, including Web, mobile and email
  • Produce sketches, flow charts, mind maps, wireframes, mockups, prototypes and other designs as you iterate toward the best solutions to UX/UI challenges
  • Multi-task and work effectively across different projects and teams simultaneously
  • Contribute heavily to testing the UI that you will be building
  • Continually re-evaluate current UIs and identify areas for improvement
  • Develop designs via HTML/SASS/CSS/Javascript
We're looking for:
  • 2-4 years of experience in user-centered design and building interactive applications
  • Bachelor or Masters degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, Digital Media or related field
  • A great portfolio that showcases user research, design principles, deep visual and interaction design skills
  • Ability to think strategically and translate business goals into design elements while possessing an understanding of UX, work flow and design standards as followed by our team
  • Strong experience in hand-coding front-end applications (HTML/CSS/Javascript)
  • Deep understanding of CSS and its limitations and quirks
  • Extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)
  • Familiarity with the nuances of different browsers
  • A team player that enjoys collaborating with others and is able to effectively leverage their input
  • Strong background in typography and color theory
  • Clear communication, collaboration and organizational skills
  • Experience with SASS/SCSS, Angular JS is a plus
We provide:
  • Competitive salary & stock option packages
  • Full Health Benefits
  • Regularly planned team events and outings
  • Free Friday lunches & endless snack supply
  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment with on-site amenities that include a day spa, full-service cafeteria, 3 mile nature walk trail and free membership to a 7,500 sq. ft. fitness center
Interested in this position?

Send us an email with the subject line "Course Hero: UI Designer" and tell us why you're the best person for the job. Please include your resume and cover letter.

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