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Designer 2-4+ years experience, Full Time, Portland, OR
In this role, you'll design websites (desktop + mobile), applications, and experiences for Upswell's cultural, social, and research partners. You'll work with developers, strategists, and art directors to define strategic approaches and solve ambiguous problems. Our ideal candidate unites visual design, interface design, and user experience and is highly iterative and collaborative. You are curious about user motivations and believe early prototyping will help meet their needs.
What You'll Do
Work collaboratively to establish visual and interface concepts based on strategy
Create and develop design documentation, including visual designs, UI systems, user flows, storyboards, and mood boards
Develop and test lo-fi prototypes
Interact with clients and users to elicit and clarify front-end requirements
What We Require
2-4 years' experience working in a client services environment as a designer
Excellent organization, attention to detail, impeccable execution
Demonstrated ability to articulate and justify a design rationale
Demonstrated experience with design prototyping tools such as Figma, Adobe XD, Sketch and the Adobe Creative Suite
Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
Experience with motion, animation, and coding a plus
What We Offer
Flexible office/work-from-home policy (this position is fully remote under COVID19 conditions)
Full health and vision insurance
401k retirement plan with company matching
Paid vacation, sick leave and holidays, including: 10 days vacation the first year, and 1 additional day per year after, for up to 15 days total; 5 days sick leave; 6 company holidays; 5 days off between Christmas and New Year's Day
What We Believe
Equity is fundamental to our culture of creativity and collaboration; inclusion is a commitment that fuels excellence in our work. We are a practice that values difference across gender, race, sexuality, age, identity, nationality, and lived experience. Our mission to stimulate different ways of seeing, understanding, and engaging with the urgent topics of our time greatly benefit from a range of perspectives and diversity of all types. We encourage women, BIPOC, LGBTQ+, veterans, persons with disabilities, and gender nonconforming candidates to apply.
How to Apply
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to email@example.com, with "Designer" in the subject line.