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Visual UI Designer

Findaway - US
Full-time
Posted: 2 months ago

Findaway is an audio technology company, innovating every day to bring more audiobooks to more listeners around the globe. As the World's Audiobook Partner, we revolutionize the audiobook industry through products, technology, creation, and publishing. We are focused on making it possible for people all over the world to share their stories and we are using the power of audio to do it. Findaway has been awarded recognition as one of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio and in America. We have been honored as one of the "Best Places to Work" in Northeast Ohio and have been on the Plain Dealer's Top Workplaces list. If you are looking to join a team of fearless Findawayers who aggressively pursue goals, share ideas, and bring every thought to the table in a high growth, entrepreneurial culture - check us out!

Job Description

Findaway is looking for a Visual UI Designer with a strategic focus on interactive design to join the creative and marketing team. You will be a strategic partner for the technology and product teams, leading both design and communication. You will also be responsible for executing graphic design for both print and online projects across multiple Findaway brands. The right person is passionate about developing strategies based on insights from real people and translating these insights and strategies into beautifully designed and functional products and experiences. You will inspire those around you with fresh thinking and with mockups of what is possible before the building begins. As a member of Findaway’s in-house creative team, you’ll have the opportunity to work with multiple brands at Findaway and a variety of products with different goals. You should be comfortable with collaborating with different product, marketing, and engineering teams, as well as iterating your designs based on both internal and external feedback.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the creative team to execute design projects from interactive, web, and product designs through visual layouts for print.
  • Develop and execute UI research strategies that help the team deliver the best product to end users. You will be responsible for the user experience vision on multiple projects.
  • Translate findings into design strategy and final creative execution.
  • Set a tone of collaboration and iteration between multiple teams at Findaway and complete product design projects from pre-planning through launch. 
  • Be autonomous. Take full ownership of your work down to the last detail, from whiteboarding to high-fidelity mockups, and on-the-fly adjustments
  • Take into account existing insights, technical constraints, business needs, and platform demands to make data-informed decisions. 
  • As needed, stepping in to execute design for traditional graphic print / digital design projects 

Qualifications

  • You are an incredible designer with a consistent record of designing and shipping interactive experiences for consumer-focused brands or media companies.
  • You have a collaborative spirit that is comfortable working closely with product managers and engineers, with the ability to speak their language to understand, synthesize, and incorporate their feedback and points of view into your work.
  • You have a people-focused design mentality and want to craft products and features that are delightful to use and make meaningful impact.
  • You thrive on complex problems and view high-ambiguity situations as opportunities to maximize your impact.
  • You have a strong online or digital portfolio to share with us.
  • You possess familiarity with Adobe design products such as Illustrator and InDesign and have executed work with use of print/digital best practices.
  • Experience using HTML, CSS, and Javascript is a plus
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