Sr. Interaction Designer
Tagged - San Francisco, CA

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Founded in 2004, Tagged is the leader in social discovery. We are focused on creating meaningful connections between people so that people can find other people who share their interests. We have over 300 million users worldwide and are growing rapidly.

We’re looking for a Senior Interaction Designer to join our growing design team. You’ll work with various teams to develop a deep understanding of Tagged customers through qualitative, customer-focused research. You will lead the interaction design for mobile and web products, translating business requirements and user needs into effective and engaging user experiences that increase adoption and usage of our applications. You should be passionate about design and up to date on industry trends. You must be comfortable communicating design concepts through sketches, storyboards, wireframes, and mockups. We work in an agile development environment and you will need to work very closely with product managers and developers in rapid development iterations.

We’re seeking energetic self-starters who are passionate about their work, committed to success, and measure themselves by their results. If you’d enjoy working with a small, agile team with all the resources of a profitable and growing company behind it, then we’re the right place for you! And since the best employees expect the best from their employer, Tagged offers competitive salaries, generous pre-IPO stock options, full health/dental/vision benefits, 401(K) plan, and perks like catered lunch and dinner daily, a well-stocked kitchen, gym membership and wellness benefits, and monthly massages.

Responsibilities:
Create delightful user experiences on the 3rd largest social networking site.

Lead interaction design on complex projects for mobile and web.

Define user experience and create interaction design specifications for complex projects.

Present and effectively communicate high-level concepts all the way through to detailed design.

Craft effective page flows, layouts and wireframes.

Document behavior in loving, painstaking detail

Requirements:
A strong portfolio demonstrating creative problem solving skills and engaging user experiences, especially for mobile.

Ability to rapidly generate, visualize and iterate design solutions in a collaborative environment.

Great communication skills for working with cross-functional teams to prioritize UX issues and review the results of user research.

Detail-oriented and highly developed organizational skills including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.

A good sense of humor, creative, flexible, and self-motivated.

Significant experience with Adobe CS and basic understanding of HTML & CSS.

5 years of professional design experience, including user experience design of web applications.

Bachelor's degree in interaction design, industrial design, visual design, HCI, or a related field.

We are open to relocating candidates from outside of the Bay area.

Bonus:
Experience conducting user research to understand fundamental needs and goals.

Solid writing and visual communication skills.

Mastery of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Please include a link to your online portfolio with your application in order to be considered.

About this company
Tagged is the social network for meeting new people. While other offerings focus almost exclusively on existing relationships, Tagged has...