UX Designer (Remote)

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Job Description:
We’re looking for an outstanding UX Designer to join the team to help shape a product that millions of consumer visit every month. You will work closely with the Product Design/User Experience team, Product leads, engineers, and executives in the development of critical TrueCar products. You will have influence on the direction of major company objectives and be expected to solve difficult design problems, cross-platform. You’ll design mobile-first, but also understand the rigors of desktop and mobile web design. You are a gifted interaction designer and have the ability to translate your vision not only into beautiful designs but into functional prototypes to demonstrate interactions and feel.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support Product Leads, engineers, and executives to develop compelling user experiences from beginning to end
  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and transform them into something useful
  • Design flows and experiences that are simple and elegant
  • Rapidly demonstrate vision and ideas, through interactive prototyping
  • Conduct thorough, frequent usability research to validate your ideas and concepts
  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers, stakeholders, and users to continually raise the quality of your designs – you excel at riffing on ideas with your teammates
  • Keep current with advances in interaction and contemporary design patterns

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • You possess a deep understanding of desktop design, including responsive and adaptive techniques
  • You have at least 3 years professional UX experience shipping consumer-facing products
  • You are self-motivated and passionate about solving complex problems (bonus points for loving cars)
  • You internalize and care about the company strategy and vision, not just how things look
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills – you are able to defend your design decisions
  • You have experience with rapid, agile, or iterative development
  • You have a strong portfolio featuring examples of visual and interaction design work
  • You are an expert in Sketch and are more than handy with Adobe
  • You are proficient in prototyping tools including but not limited to: Sketch, Figma, InVision
  • You are open to occasional travel

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience with research tools, such as UserTesting.com , UsabilityHub.com , FullStory
  • Experience and/or knowledge with code (HTML, CSS, JS) and front-end frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, etc.)

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive Salary + Equity Package
  • Health, Dental & Vision with 100% employee coverage
  • Flexible remote working environment
  • Flexible Time-Off, 11 paid holidays, Impact Days
  • Monthly Phone, Internet, Food Delivery Reimbursement

Location(s):Field-California

 

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