UI Human Factor Designer
665 Clyde Avenue Mountain View, CA 94043
ektello is on the hunt for a UI Engineer for one of our top professional electronic corporations in the world in Mountain View, CA! Our client boasts an impressive portfolio of digital products including home and smart appliance technology, mobile phones, virtual reality, as well as computing and gaming.
• Help shape user experiences for home consumer electronics such as televisions, sound systems, and secret industry-first devices.
• Create low to high fidelity prototypes based on system architecture, workflows, interaction flows and visual mock-ups, etc. provided by designers.
• Translate design into interactive prototypes and research findings into design improvements.
• Rapidly build and iterate on polished, high-functionality prototypes that express design intent, using the best tools and techniques for the task.
• Work creatively through and around perceived limitations and challenges imposed by the delivery platform to create delightful experiences for customers.
• Applying the best practice on prototyping under tight deadlines, while effectively managing trade-offs between user experience and technical feasibility.
• 5+ years of relevant work experience with UI technologies.
• Candidate must demonstrate strategic creative thinking and be able to articulate why they made specific decisions to meet strategic objectives.
• Solid academic background in computer science, computer engineering, human factors, human-computer interaction, or related field.
• Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented and have a solid understanding of user centered design principles.
• Knowledge of mobile development (Android, iOS, Cordova, etc)
• Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
• Must work well under pressure and be able to meet aggressive deadlines.