Mobile UI Designer

The Sr. Mobile UI Designer is responsible for each assigned project’s look-and-feel, and is expected to uphold the company’s high standard of design and execution. The successful candidate is expected to fully immerse him/herself in every project’s subject matter – becoming the expert for each project.

Job Summary

The Mobile UI Designer will become very familiar with the tone, emotion, and attitude of our mobile products.  He/she must keep current with developments in relevant fields, new technologies, competitive trends, and emerging research.  The successful candidate will work closely with the rest of the core mobile team to assess, brainstorm, and articulate current and future elements on the Mobile Product Backlog.  This role requires very strong communication skills.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the conceptual development and design of mobile user interfaces
  • Help define and support a long term strategy for our mobile product offerings
  • Interpret design elements from communications with customers, product management, and software engineering
  • Work with product team to construct mock-ups for new mobile projects

Required Qualifications

  • Two or more years experience designing for native applications and mobile web.
  • Produce appropriate sketches, navigation models, highly-polished look and feel drawings, illustrations, PSD’s, etc. in a very iterative environment.
  • Mastery of color, layout, typography, and usability.
  • A  solid understanding of user-centered design principles, excellent visual design skills, great technical know-how, and a proven expertise in interaction design.
  • Ability to interpret business and product ideas and translate those into presentable comps, as well as produce and express your own ideas in a format that is easy to understand and moves ideas forward from concept to launch.
  • Five or more years experience working in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • An eye for detail and a proven track record producing consistent clean icons, graphics, and layouts for web and applications.
  • A  strong understanding of modern web practices to create an efficient user-experience.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Motion graphics capabilities are a plus
  • B.A., B.S., or B.F.A. preferred, but not required

 

To Apply

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Spark Networks
Attn: Human Resources
11150 Santa Monica Blvd. Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: 310.893.0550
Fax: 866.945.5209

Spark Networks is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, political affiliation, or any other factor protected by law.