|Company Name||WhaleShark Media (view profile)|
WhaleShark Media, Inc. is the world's leading marketplace for online coupons and deals, receiving more than 450 million visits to our sites per year.
Our portfolio of coupon and deal websites includes www.RetailMeNot.com, the largest online coupon site in the U.S.; www.VoucherCodes.co.uk, the largest online coupon site in the UK; www.Deals.com in Germany; http://web.Bons-de-Reduction.com in France; www.Deals2Buy.com; www.CouponSeven.com; and www.CouponShare.com.
WhaleShark Media’s mission is to help consumers save money and enjoy a hassle-free discount shopping experience.
Our motto is “Every Deal. Every Customer. Everywhere.”
UI/UX Interactive Designer - Mobile Applications
About the role:
We’re looking for an experienced UI/UX Interactive Designer to work in our Mobile Applications team across our array of mobile platforms projects. We are a small team of passionate professionals looking for someone to help lead and transform our visual identity as we move into mobile. We’re dedicated to creating a suite of connected, cross platform experiences that are simple, fun and friendly.
Responsibilities & Project Work:
· Work closely with Product Management and Interaction Designers to understand and translate product requirements into engaging and high quality visual design solutions
· Create multiple sketches, illustrations, visual compositions etc. to help outline the intended user experience of the product
· Develop conceptual design storyboards to illustrate the behavior of the products and user personas
· Working within the technical constraints of the various platforms, create beautiful visual designs to complement the work of experienced UX designers.
Cross Platform (iPhone, iPad & Android) application design experience
Proven professional experience in the design industry, preferably from mobile, e-commerce, social games, or online media
Understanding of interaction design and working with interaction designers
Understanding of use cases and user personas in the design process
Experience of working with wireframes and design specification documents
You have enough technical experience that you can comfortably express and react to the technical and user interface limits of mobile and touch interfaces.
Experience prepping assets for delivery to development across platforms
Understand User Experience in order to solve challenges with visual design
Experience of visualizing concepts to demonstrate ideas
Have a passion for design principles such as composition, color, form, layout and typography
Thrive working in multi-disciplinary teams with other illustrators and creative
Very good knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, CSS, HTML
Can create beautiful iconography an UI design
Knowledge of usability principles and techniques
Experience designing for mobile web a plus but not required
Rewards: We offer an opportunity to be an integral part of a company that eagerly pursues disruption in its space to continue to drive innovation and lead the competition. Benefits of being an employee of WhaleShark Media include, but are not limited to the following:
Competitive base & bonus packages
Performance based rewards & recognition for your hard work and service.
Very competitive benefits packages
Open & flexible PTO
Cell phone & gym membership reimbursements
Fully stocked break room & onsite catered breakfasts & lunches multiple days/week
If you are interested in our UI/UX Interactive Designer - Mobile Applications role, please visit us at www.WhaleSharkMedia.com or apply online at http://WhaleSharkMedia.com/careers.html.
Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.
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