SingleMind

Senior UX Designer

Full-Time in Portland, OR - Remote OK - Senior - Design

This is a remote position with Pacific Daylight Time core business hours.

Who is SingleMind?
We're one of the fastest-growing digital design and development agencies headquartered in the Portland area. We seek out dedicated and professional designers, engineers and team members with broad interests and skills. Is that you?

Who we're looking for
We want an enthusiastic and talented Senior UX Designer to join the team. You’ll work with the Creative Director and the design team to create user flows, wireframes, visual designs and clickable prototypes at multiple stages of the product design process and work collaboratively with the engineering team to make sure your designs are built to your specifications.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience on a design team in a Senior UX Designer role (or similar)
  • Ability to translate high-level requirements and user stories into detailed wireflows, wireframes, and effective UX standards and patterns for web and mobile apps
  • Ample portfolio of responsive web and mobile app experiences you can share and discuss

Primary Requirements

  • You work clean and demonstrate a thoughtful, strategic approach to creating effective, detailed UX and UI deliverables
  • You understand usability, accessibility, and human-centered design, and your design work is firmly rooted in well-established best-practice
  • You are comfortable working directly with a variety of stakeholders to identify feedback and revise your UX documents accordingly
  • You are well-versed in responsive and adaptive design techniques for web and mobile, and you know when to use them.
  • You work collaboratively and communicate often
  • You’re comfortable working by yourself and with others
  • You speak developer, and are enjoy working closely with your counterparts on the engineering team to translate your design artifacts into great software

Other things we look for

  • You are process and detail-oriented, and take great pride in your work
  • Strong opinions, weakly held; you are deeply thoughtful about your design decisions, but not so committed to them that you can’t let them go
  • You have the modesty to understand you're not the only voice
  • You're a self-starter
  • You have excellent time-management skills
  • You know how to adopt, understand, and contribute to brand guidelines
  • A solid understanding of the limitations of coding technologies and responsive coding, particularly HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Strong spoken and written English communication skills. We pride ourselves on our ability to communicate clearly and eloquently with our clients.
  • Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • You have a sense of humor, good listening skills, and are always ready to share your favorite design meme

Compensation
Your compensation will truly be based on your experience and how closely a fit to the above points you are. We're a profitable and growing company that believes in high tides raising all boats. So as the company succeeds, the larger your share of the profit and overall benefits.

About Us
We are a globally distributed team of professionals with the large majority of our team located in Oregon. We work flexible hours and operate as a team. Our clients range from small well-funded start-ups to large multi-billion dollar international companies. We truly believe in a balanced work/life ethic. SingleMind is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If portions of this job description really don't sound like you, then let's save us both some time. We want you set up for success in this role and after 15 years of doing this, we've found the above is necessary for you to be happy, engaged and eager to show up every day.