Amazon

Visual UX Designer, Amazon Glow

Job description

DESCRIPTION
Come be a part of the mission to improve children’s lifelong outcomes by helping them connect with adult loved ones, no matter how near or far. We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting-edge advances in technology and to solve real-world problems that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet.

Description of Glow: “A new-to-world virtual, connected, and projected interaction model designed to help children and remote loved ones play, create, read, learn and have fun together as if they are right next to each other.”

#GlowCareers

We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting-edge advances in technology and to solve real-world problems that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet. As an Art Director, you will be working with a collaborative team developing exciting products for consumers.

Key job responsibilities
This position requires the ability to dive deep, invent, and be relentlessly curious about customer needs and how we can bring potential solutions to life. You will validate concepts at a variety of fidelities, including working prototypes, throughout the design process. You are highly motivated to explore new opportunities along the way, consistently raising the bar for what’s possible. You will be hands-on, designing graphics and UI elements, executing creative direction, establishing procedure, and ensuring visual consistency across our product.
- Create and rapidly iterate on ideas using storyboards, prototypes, and higher-fidelity designs to effectively communicate visual strategies and experiences
- Articulately present design vision, direction and solutions to senior leadership and internal stakeholders
- Fluency in moving from understanding and interpreting strategy to developing initial concepts
- Participate in the discovery and planning of new products and features while helping drive the design vision across our product suite
- Work with other UX designers to ensure visual consistency and relentless attention to detail
- Identify opportunities to think differently about the visual status quo on customer experiences, based on customer research, best practices and design thinking

About The Team
We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.
Our team puts a high value on work-live balance. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded designers and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.


Basic Qualifications
- 4+ years of relevant work experience
- Bachelors in graphic design, visual design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related field
- A portfolio of work demonstrating user interface design and design systems across multiple product categories, platforms, and domains.
- Expert level with standard design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, Figma, etc.

Preferred Qualifications
- Demonstrated ability to learn, evaluate, and adopt new technologies quickly
- Ability to work with ambiguity and visualize solutions for emerging concepts
- Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills; the ability to communicate complex concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Experience designing interfaces for interactive mobile experiences
- Experience with illustration and motion design
- Experience working in a start-up style environment, where rapid iteration is encouraged
- Experience designing products for global markets
- Experience designing consumer products for children and families

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


Company - Amazon.com Services LLC

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