Position: UI / UX Designer

Location: Peninsula Area

Status: Freelance

Estimated Duration: 6+ Months

Starts: Within a Couple Weeks

Rate: up to $65/hr.

Job Description:

One of the Bay Area's best known search engine giants is seeking a Designer to assist their team.

Top Responsibilities

1. Create new designs, including (but not limited to) user flows, wireframes, mocks, and prototypes

2. Have a strong understanding of visual design to craft beautiful and engaging ad details

3. Communicate design intent to both internal and external teams. Clearly rationalize and justify design work and advocate for users' needs

Please respond highlighting the EXACT skills that apply to you.

* HCI, Computer Science, or a related field (in lieu of degree, 5 years of relevant work experience required)

* 3- 5 years of experience Interaction Designer

* Proven track record of designing and shipping successful software design experiences for mobile, tablet and desktop UIs and contexts.

* Strong core interaction design skills, knowledge of the user- centered design methodologies, and a good understanding of usability

* Adept at design software and prototyping tools (e.g. Sketch design program)

* Fluency with visual and interaction design tools as well as competency with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and ability to work within a highly technical environment; good understanding of technical requirements and limitations

Bonus if you have:

* MA/MS in Design or a related field or 3 years of relevant work experience, including demonstrated experience designing usable web- based interfaces

* Strong analytical, problem- solving, and critical- thinking skills

* Good sense and understanding of visual design

* Prototyping or front- end development skills

* Experience collaborating with user researchers, content strategists, product managers, and engineers

* Design leadership skills

This is an onsite freelance opportunity in Mountain View. Public Transportation accessible via company shuttle.

If you feel you are qualified for this position please send your resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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Creative Circle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Creative Circle will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact your Recruiter (the person you'll be interviewing with) or a member of our Human Resources team to make arrangements.

Salary: US$55 - US$65 per hour