Senior UX Designer

Date PostedApril 13, 2018
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

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 product.

• 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.

ABOUT THE COMPANY

There are few companies that can provide the breadth and depth of audience impact and scope of work that Sinclair can. Sinclair Digital is transforming how television is produced, distributed, and consumed. We are the innovation team for the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country, with more local television stations than anyone and affiliations with all major networks. Our multidisciplinary team works together to create elegant solutions to the complex problems around delivering the most trusted, empathic, engaging, quality news, information, and entertainment to web, mobile, broadcast, and over-the-top (OTT) media distribution to audiences all over the country. Our digital portfolio combines websites, mobile apps, over-the-top (OTT) apps, a content management and publishing platform, and into a seamless user experiences. We run lean, move with agility, and take pride in our charter to transform the Sinclair Broadcast Group from a broadcast-centric company into a omni-platform enterprise while maintaining our corporate entrepreneurial spirit.

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

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