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Design Systems Product Designer !! Remote Acceptable !!

Company: Amerit Consulting
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Overview: Our client, a global leader in development and manufacturing of medical devices & Treatments for Chronic diseases / Respiratory disorders / Sleep-disordered breathing, seeks an accomplished Design Systems Product Designer. ****************************************************************************************************
*** Location: San Diego, CA (Remote Acceptable)*** Duration: 6 months, w/ possibility of extension or conversion to FTE role Notes: - Initial 30-minute Zoom with Manager. 2nd round panel interview and portfolio presentation/walkthrough. - Candidate must include portfolio with resume - either a link or PDF attachment is fine. - San Diego is preferred location, but this position can be remote. If remote, within PST time zone is preferred. Other time zones can be considered for the right candidate. Description: - This is a very collaborative position, working with the other 14 designers on the Product Team. - Looking for a Designer with passion for creating and maintaining design systems that set up product teams for success. Designer will work across product teams to define and align on a standard design language that brings together our portfolio of patient and provider products and platforms, in line with UI design best practices and the brand. Thus, helping product designers and developers focus on user problems and deliver high-quality solutions efficiently and consistently. - Work closely with product designers and developers to solve UI challenges including usability and accessibility issues that arise during the design phase as well as review work in development to ensure features meet quality design standards. - Be proactive in seeking opportunities to apply standards to new products and features and support the next evolution of our design system and its releases. - Design and scale a robust, intuitive, and appealing design system composed of reusable UI elements, components, motion and interaction design patterns and styles that serve as the UI foundation for all our products and platforms (web, iOS, and Android). - Write and maintain clear documentation and guidelines on the purpose of and how to use components, styles and patterns specified in the system. - Establish accessibility standards, inclusive design practices, and accessibility features. Design and maintain versioned Figma and Axure UI kits for product designers. - Partner with UX research to prototype and understand designer and developer needs and assess the efficacy of the system. - Work with the product design and development team to solve UI challenges and implement new features and content of the design system; Review and assess feature requests with the design system team. - Track the effectiveness, satisfaction, and adoption of the design system across teams by establishing and measuring OKRs. - Work closely with product designers to solve UI challenges during design and work closely with engineering to evaluate design quality during development. - Partner with the brand team to ensure our design system fits within the brand experience. Establish training and knowledge sharing processes for designers and developers. - Act as a consultant to non-product teams interested in adopting the system and/or adhering to our styles. Qualifications: - Bachelor's in Product Design, Human Computer-Interaction, Cognitive Science, Psychology, Graphic Design, related field or equivalent. - 2+ years' experience as a product designer contributing directly to design systems, including designing, maintaining, documenting, and gaining adoption of UI styles and pattern libraries. - Experience with user-centered design methods. Ability to explore design solutions at a systems level and feature level. - Knowledge of usability best practices and WCAG 2.0 AA and Section 508 accessibility standards, inclusive design practices, and accessibility features. - Knowledge of technical constraints and guidelines when designing for responsive web (HTML/CSS), cross-browser compatibility and native mobile iOS/Android apps, including familiarity of common JavaScript frameworks and Apple Human Interface Guidelines and Google Material Design. - Demonstrable UI and interaction design skills with a strong online portfolio showcasing design systems and its application on a product. - Experience working with various groups and levels of the organization, acting as an advocate promoting best practices and consistency through internal communications, showcases, and presentations. - Knowledgeable of information architecture design, visual hierarchy, layout, typography, color theory, branding, gestalt principles, and motion design. - Up to date on latest UI trends and techniques. - Fluent in Figma and Sketch. - High attention to detail. Excellent communication and presentation skills. Ability to manage multiple projects in a timely manner. - You are human-centered and empathetic. You're in a love triangle with the user problem and design solution and wouldn't have it any other way. - You are data informed. You use insights to inform your decisions and regularly measure progress towards goals. - You think in systems, yet you have an attention to detail like no other, demonstrated by your ability to tell the difference between #cccccc and #999999. - You have a partnership mindset. You understand the importance of a strong partnership amongst engineering, product, and design on the success of a product. You enjoy working collaboratively and relentlessly toward a shared goal with teammates who will catch you in a "trust fall". You understand how visual design, interactions, and UI code work together to make intuitive, delightful experiences. - You follow experts like Brad Frost and Luke Wroblewski, sharing best practices rooted in research with teammates to support UI decisions. - And just like the two stories of a certain Swedish furniture retail store, you see how the components stored on the first floor can come together in a multitude of ways to showcase cohesive, beautiful, and intuitive systems on the second floor. Preferred: - Experience contributing to mature design systems. - Influencer who can work well with various functions and levels across the organization unifying and maintaining a design system across multiple teams with differing goals and priorities. - Comfortable participating in UI quality reviews, demonstrating the ability to mediate and make trade-offs. - Prototyping, copywriting, and user research skills are a plus. - Experience working in an agile environment. - Experience with Human-centered AI guidelines. - Experience designing for Windows desktop applications including using Fluent UI Design System.
**************************************************************************************************** I'd love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley, and assure a prompt communication, whichever direction. If you're looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we'd like to work with you.
Satwinder "Sat" SinghLead Technical Recruiter Company Overview: Suna provides consulting, temporary staffing and payrolling services to Fortune 500 companies nationally. We develop and implement solutions that help our clients operate more efficiently, deliver greater customer satisfaction, and see a positive impact on their bottom line. We create value by bringing together the right people to achieve results. Our clients and employees say they choose to work with Suna because of how we work with them - with service that exceeds their expectations and a personal commitment to their success.
Suna Solutions provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Applicants, with criminal histories, are considered in a manner that is consistent with local, state and federal laws.

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