Junior UX / UI Designer

Job description

As a Junior UI/UX Designer at Aloompa, you’ll play a key role in designing digital products for event attendees and organizers. You are someone who cares deeply about design and are eager to master your skills in a fast paced environment. The Junior UI/UX Designer will be responsible for contributing to the full design cycle: brainstorming, researching, wireframing, prototyping, and working with developers to take designs from pixel-perfect mocks to a working product.

 

Ideal candidate:

  • Outstanding visual design and typography skills.
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and/or Sketch
  • Firm grasp of responsive design and mobile user interface design principles
  • Collaboration skills. You love working with small, agile teams and watching your work come to life.
  • Basic understanding of web technologies (HTML/CSS/JS).
  • Solve problems creatively, learn quickly and work productively both independently and collaboratively.
  • Understand and use team feedback to inform and improve your designs.

Requirements

Your daily tasks will include the following:

  • Design pixel-perfect interfaces with high attention to detail
  • Expand upon existing template designs, UI components and style guidelines
  • Prepare designs for development and deliver detailed design specifications
  • Wireframing user flows for new features.
  • Design supporting brand and marketing collateral for Aloompa.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to find web and mobile solutions that are functional, usable and beautiful.
  • Attend frequent collaborative critiques with developers, ideators, sales team members and designers.
  • Use a variety of user research techniques to gain insight from event attendees and current Aloompa clients.

You must be proficient in Photoshop and Illustrator, with HTML/CSS and/or other interactive skills being a major plus.

 

Personality wishlist:

  • You’re happy, humble, and honest.
  • You can take direction and think objectively about your work.
  • You’re tenacious… you don’t work around obstacles, you DESTROY them.
  • You’re a team player.
  • You love challenges.