Do you want to design amazing products? Can you work with a team to come up with creative and elegant interactions while making stunning graphics? Can you analyze feedback and dig down to what users really need?
Our designers work hard to create experiences that fit the needs of our users. They strive to create innovative solutions that aren’t restricted by technical limitations. They have a strong focus on continuous learning and growth as designers, while also challenging the present state of affairs in order to do what is right for our customers and TechSmith.
Develops elegant and creative interactions that drive users toward success and delight
Develops graphics that meet or exceed aesthetic standards
Remains objective, honest, and proactive in giving and receiving feedback
Challenges his or her assumptions and speaks up to share new or differing perspectives with their teams
Encourages and empowers the team to own the design; spreads User Experience knowledge; and harvests great ideas
Strives to understand the user and competitive landscapes
Makes sure the team understands who they are designing for and why
Advocates and acts as a liaison for user focused research
Required Skills and Background:
Undergraduate degree in a design focus or equivalent work experience
Provide a portfolio that showcases your interaction and visual design skills
Working knowledge of user-centered design practices and techniques
Demonstrated ability to create elegant interactions, graphics and icons that are pleasing and appropriate, and visual designs that communicate function
Ability to have effective conversations with stakeholders, accounting for technical limitations and the users’ best interest
Understanding of Windows, Mac, mobile, and web UI best practices
Self-motivated, collaborative, and team focused
You must be legally authorized to work in the United States without an employer-sponsored petition for a visa, such as an H-1B visa. TechSmith does not intend to file any visa applications in connection with this opening.
Preferred Skills and Background:
3+ years experience in user experience or interaction design
Experience in designing and developing interactive prototypes
Experience designing for mobile and web-services
Experience in a commercial software development environment
Fluency in a foreign language
Compensation and Perks:
Compensation is competitive, and is based on skills and experience. As a full-time employee you will receive the standard TechSmith benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, 401(k) program, etc. We offer a fun and casual environment where you can wear jeans every day, drink free pop, and enjoy company sponsored events. Please submit salary requirements along with your resume and cover letter.
TechSmith Corporation was founded in 1987 and is located in Okemos, Michigan. TechSmith provides practical business software tools to...