Senior UX Designer

Date PostedDecember 14, 2017
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

We’re seeking a Sr. UX/UI Designer hybrid to join our small team of talented folks located in Seattle, WA. The ideal candidate comes with the understanding that a world-class user interface is a fundamental part of bringing amazing experiences to our users and grasps the challenges and opportunities that are part of creating dynamic, reactive, and appealing UX/UI design. This Sr. UX Designer will primarily work on our StoryLine product and will be responsible for designing new features in addition to refining the product as a whole. Strategic thinking and product design expertise is fundamental for success in this role.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

You’ll spend quality time with your good friend Adobe Illustrator, yes, but you’ll also collaborate with the creative director, designers, and other key members of our product team to produce awesome, industry-leading work. Day to day, your role will include:

  • Deliver world-class user interfaces, contributing design expertise and outstanding individual work to the effort.
  • Interact with stakeholders and product managers to understand the overall goals for our user experience.
  • Collaborate with the product owner to establish design direction, quality, and workflow requirements for the StoryLine
  • Drive assigned tasks through each stage of production: concept, wireframe, prototype, implementation, and refinement through to final sign-off.
  • Iterate designs according to work reviews, changing requirements, and user feedback.
  • Foster a culture of close collaboration between engineering and design.

WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO THE TABLE

We’re looking for a Sr. UX Designer who is both exceptionally qualified and a delight to work with, which usually includes:

  • Energy, a sense of humor and an open & curious mind (yes, these things really do matter)
  • Exceptional conceptual and design skills and a robust portfolio that shows your talent in the digital space.
  • Relevant college education (2-4 year program), plus 3-5+ years of creative industry experience and strong digital design work experience
  • A knack for strategic brainstorming and creative execution
  • A passion for designing great digital product experiences!
  • Proven track-record designing/implementing/leading UX/UI efforts for digital platforms.
  • Outstanding skills in designing interaction and visuals for web.
  • Exceptional visual communication skills.
  • Expert-level knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and other industry-standard tools.

As an entertainment company, Sinclair is looking for a candidate who understands to details of delivering media content to various platforms. Broadcasting is a rapidly changing environment. The person who fills this role will help Sinclair lead the world in media delivery, mobile video, multi-screen entertainment and the future of television experiences.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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