✓ A minimum of five years of UX or interaction design experience; experience with responsive web design and frameworks that incorporate strong grid principles.
✓ Proven well-designed examples of responsive grid-based layouts. Strong work portfolio that demonstrates systematic and creative design thinking as well as a deep understanding of UI/UX conventions.
✓ Strong ability to recognize and predict use cases and user interaction, including desire paths as well as edge cases, and incorporate them into designs.
✓ Understanding of accessibility requirements and the ability to incorporate those requirements into designs.
✓ Excellent verbal and written communication skills (the ability to effectively sell an idea).
✓ Deep understanding of information design / architecture, design principles, and user psychology.
✓ Ability to manage time wisely across projects and competing priorities, meet agreed upon deadlines, and be accountable for work.
✓ Proficiency in graphic design, motion graphics, digital art, a sensitivity to typography, color, layout, and a general awareness of materials/textures.
✓ Basic understanding of video production/editing and photo manipulation.
✓ Experience in working with cross-functional teams and understanding the business and communication needs of people on those teams.
✓ Proficient with all major trade related software applications, including: Photoshop, Illustrator, and Invision.