Senior UI UX Designer
CrossCap has an immediate opportunity for a Senior UI UX Designer with five years’ experience who is able to concept, design, prototype and create engaging and useful mobile and web applications which users and clients will love. We are looking for design leadership and execution of key end to end experiences for our next generation suite of tools. The successful candidate will work in an integrated product design team with product management and software engineering to envision, create, craft and deliver next generation user experiences for CrossCap’s SaaS platform.
CrossCap designs and sells software to Fortune 1000 companies, particularly in the retail segment. Our marketing software offered on a SaaS model helps companies plan, execute and analyze their omni-channel campaigns. Retailers use CrossCap to empower their marketing, merchandise, and store operations teams through alignment of marketing strategy. Retailers rely on CrossCap’s tools to execute traditional, digital and social marketing campaigns.
We are achieved innovators in the Retail space and expanding our success to new markets. This opportunity has room for growth and career advancement within a great team of collaborative, fun and skilled individuals.
CrossCap is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York and Toronto.
*Primary responsibility of UI UX developer will include designing complex web and mobile application websites, mobile apps, user experience design, icon design and wireframes.
*Develop user-centered design process utilizing expertise in information/interaction design, visual design, usability, and current web technologies
*Design solutions that are elegant and simple yet solve complex tasks
*Review existing applications and identify improvement opportunities for user experience.
*Collaborate on the Product Innovation Road Map
*Lead junior UIX designers
*Create the best user experience and meet predetermined deadlines
*Provide design development effort estimates
*Work as part of the product management team and interact with software engineers
*Constant communicate to cross functional teams and to the Director of Product Management status of deliverables
*At least 5 years as a key, hands-on interaction/visual designer of a UI UX team through the product development cycle of successfully launched web, mobile, and/or software applications.
*Proven skills in UI UX application design through your portfolio
*Deep understanding of fundamental visual design disciplines (typography, iconography composition, color, composition, layout, etc.)
*Knowledge of Adobe industry-standard applications – Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, Flash, In Design and Acrobat
*Experience with responsive design a must
*Must have tablet and phone design experience
*Experience using prototyping tools a plus: Axure, Balsamiq, Invionapp, Bootstrap, Omnigraffle, Keynotopia or others.
*Comfortable with Mac and PC
*Capable of working independently
*Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects
*Comfortable of working with remote teams
*Passionate about good user-centered design practices and have an eye for detail
*Obsessed with design consistency for layouts, colour schemes, typography, etc.
*Creative and highly motivated
*Advanced degree Digital Media Design, Industrial Design, Fine Arts or related field is desired
*A degree in Human Factor in Information Design would be a plus
Please provide a link to your portfolio