Visual UI/UX Designer, Human Computer Interaction Institute (HCII)-2011983
Join Carnegie Mellon University's Center for Knowledge Acceleration as a founding member in building a new internet ecosystem that takes over where search leaves off: helping people with complex tasks (e.g., planning trips, buying products, researching symptoms) collect and organize overwhelming information to make better decisions faster, kick-starting a virtuous cycle of knowledge acceleration for others with similar needs.
We are seeking a versatile visual UI/UX designer who thrives in a lean, agile environment to own the design of elegant solutions to complex information consumption problems. You'll work collaboratively on a team with engineers, product managers, and researchers to craft intuitive, desirable applications that improve human learning and decision-making at scale.
You love designing for complex problems with an interdisciplinary team;
You rapidly iterate on creative designs with feedback from users to build intuitive, easy-to-use products;
You utilize industry standard design tools to craft user interfaces, customer interactions, and interactive prototypes;
You design visuals that are creative but also grounded in the context of existing software behaviors and patterns.
You have a degree in Interaction Design or other closely related field;
You have 3+ years of Visual UI/UX design experience on consumer-facing products;
You have a digital portfolio that demonstrates user-centered design practices and a strong visual design aesthetic.
Internal Number: 2011983
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.