Fuhu Inc., is the leading designer, seller and innovator of “thoughtful” consumer products and services for children. Creator of the nabi™ tablet, the world’s first tablet made just for kids, Fuhu provides an ecosystem of hardware, software services, and accessories to immerse kids in rich and engaging experiences. nabi ™ is available in all major U.S. retailers including Walmart, Best Buy, GameStop, Target.com and Amazon.com.
We are currently looking to add a Sr. UI Designer to our growing team. The Sr. User Interface Designer will work with our teams to design the best user interface (UI) and user experience (UX) for our products.
Work closely with the Art Director and Creative Director to lead the strategic vision of the UI/UX
Leading and collaborating with a multi-disciplinary design team for user experience planning and development
Generate crisp, innovative, and elegant design solutions for our innovative products
Responsible for execution of strong interaction design and visual design principles
Lead rapid iterations and testing on a variety of ideas using wireframes and sketches to fully designed comps
Partner with engineers to collaborate and iterate in fast-paced design-build cycles
Facilitate dialog around end-user requirements and business requirements
Help build a dynamic, creative environment in which you can design while also motivating and mentoring other team members
Work with a project manager to coordinate project scheduling and resource allocation and ensure solutions are delivered on time and exceed expectations
Researching interaction design trends
Understand the audience of our products and how they’ll interact with them, and make use of this knowledge in the development of the best possible user experience
5+ years of professional design/user experience for software, web applications which leverage emergent technologies, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices
Degree in Interaction Design, New Media Design, Industrial Design, HCI, Human Factors/Ergonomics or related field
Thorough understanding and passion for user experience design for software applications or rich Internet experiences
Excellent leadership skills
Ability to communicate effectively, while motivating and inspiring a team
Proven ability to work with cross-functional teams and successfully launch new products
Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, and associated design tools
Extensive experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies across multiple platforms
Fuhu, Inc. - 10 months ago
Fuhu, Inc., creators of the nabi Tablet, Fooz Kids and urDrive, is a leading provider of cloud-served software, applications, and services...