We are looking for a Digital Product Designer with experience in the design of mobile and web applications.
The candidate should be capable of gathering and evaluating user requirements, in collaboration with product managers and engineers. It’s important to have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, the ability to make independent decisions and implement creativity based on research findings.
He/she will join a highly skilled team that covers a broad range of disciplines – marketers, designers, product managers and developers.
What you will do:
Be part of a strong creative team designing ideas using various methods and latest technology.
Develop UI/UX mock-ups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how digital products function and look like.
Identify and troubleshoot UX problems.
Combine creativity with an awareness of the design elements.
Create prototypes for new products or test ideas.
Create material to support ongoing user research.
Design and produce digital assets for different projects.
Perform market feature research and bench-marking - on apps and websites.
Research and track advancements in mobile application design patterns (iOS and Android).
What you will need:
University degree in graphic and digital design or a related field.
Minimum of 3 years of experience as a UI/UX Product Designer or similar role.
Knowledge and experience with the Adobe Creative Suite, specifically XD, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Experience creating screens for mobile native applications (iOS and Android).
Must have good understanding of visual communication.
Knowledge of prototyping.
Comfortable with the Microsoft Office suite.
A real interest in digital trends, design and best practices, specifically in the mobile applications design field.
A fast learner, team player, flexible and open – that is able to take and give feedback constructively, working others views into his/her thinking.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to discuss and explain design options.
Critical thinker and problem solver.
Excellent knowledge of Usability Factors in Human Computer Interaction.
Strong time management and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task.
Well organised and meticulous on the management of design files.
Good English speaking and writing skills is mandatory.
Must provide online design portfolio. (The portfolio should include mobile applications)
About Smith Micro Software - Pittsburgh, PA
Over the past 30+ years, Smith Micro has developed unparalleled expertise in embedded software for networked devices, policy-based management platforms, and highly-scalable mobile applications and hosted services - solving the most vexing of connectivity and mobile service challenges for our customers.
For network operators and organizations struggling to reduce costs and complexity in a fragmented, rapidly evolving mobile market, we offer proven solutions that increase reliability, security, and efficiency while accelerating time-to-market for mobile products and services.
Our portfolio of wireless solutions include a wide range of client and server applications that manage devices, communications and network connectivity for end-users, as well as Machine-to-Machine (M2M) endpoints - simplifying wireless connectivity to reduce support costs and increase accessibility. We optimize network and device resources for maximum performance and efficiency. And we enable a safe, productive mobile environment that meets enterprise and governmental standards for security, control and regulatory compliance.