Ref#: T9254

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly-growing, fast-moving, highly-capable UX team building the most popular job site on the planet. Our designers work in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo and Hyderabad, collaborating with Product Managers and Engineering to deliver simple solutions to the real-world problems that job seekers and employers face hiring and getting hired. Most importantly, our team is expected to deliver results, and be able to demonstrate the impact our changes have on our business.

Your job.

A creative thinker to push Indeed's visual brand and design system weaving iconography, typography, color, space, and texture together to help us create products that are beautiful and accessible. As a Senior Visual Designer, you’ll delight users with designs that inspire, engage and excite them. You are an idea person and will move Indeed to a new level with refinement where needed and reinvention where not.

Visual and UI design is an area of significant investment for the design organization. We are searching for a Seattle based specialist in this area to support several strategic programs and work alongside UX designers, researchers, design technologists, and copywriters to elevate the look and feel of the Indeed job seeker experience.

The Senior Visual / UI designer is a hands-on leader and owns the projects at every stage of the lifecycle, from brainstorming the concepts with the project team and developing project plans, to participating in executive presentations and ensuring deadlines are met. This role will collaborate with distributed design teams in the US and internationally.

About you.

Basic Qualifications

  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating 8+ years of visual design or art direction, including pieces that demonstrate your ability to turn raw ideas into beautiful and compelling visual content

  • Proficiency in a variety of design, video, and web tools such as Photoshop, Sketch, InDesign and others.

  • Strong visual design background with a passion for design principles including typography, composition, and color theory

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

  • BA degree in design, graphic, visual communications or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has worked in an agency environment on established and emerging brands

  • A portfolio demonstrating experience working with software engineers and Product teams

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, storytelling, and analytical skills, including the ability to present design concepts clearly and persuasively to colleagues, partners, stakeholders, and senior executives.

  • Superb ideating, storyboarding, and artistic skills

  • Tightly woven Illustration, iconography and animation into UI systems

  • Proven ability to act as a leader in communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale, all within a user-centered design process. 

  • Written or significantly contributed to brand guideline documentation

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