UX Designer @ Adobe for recent grad

Archana Thiagarajan
2008
UX Designer @ Adobe for recent grad
August 10, 2010 - 2:41pm
San Francisco, CA
United States
Employer: 
Adobe Systems
From a recruiter: 
Direct employer
Term: 
Full time
How to apply: 
Email Kevin Yenchik at kyenchik@adobe.com
Description: 

 

The position is only for recent grads (graduated in the past 12 months)

Adobe believes in hiring the very best. We are known for our vibrant, dynamic and rewarding workplace where personal and professional fulfillment and company success go hand in hand. We take pride in creating exceptional work experiences, encouraging innovation and being involved with our employees, customers and communities. We invite you to discover what makes Adobe such a great place to work.

Click this link to experience A Day in the Life at Adobe: http://www.adobe.com/aboutadobe/careeropp/fma/dayinthelife/

Responsibilities

 

  • Take direction to implement the creative vision and overall look and feel for projects based on design objectives, product requirements, functional specs, and an iterative feedback process.
  • Assist in defining and developing the user experience for Omniture's award-winning web-based products. Work with product manager and engineers in drafting initial concepts.
  • Convey design ideas via storyboards, and prototyping tools.
  • Create deployment-quality mocks and prototypes on tight timelines.
  • Maintain graphic standards and corporate branding throughout the product's interface.
  • Review completed projects for consistent and correct look and feel.

 

Requirements

 

  • Must have graduated recently with BA/BS or MA/MS in Graphic Design or related field preferred
  • 5+ years of professional web design experience with an emphasis on creative, visual, and interaction design.
  • Firm understanding of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) in improving user experience & usability.
  • Prefer web product design experience.
  • Understanding of graphical web design principles, typography, composition, and iconography.
  • Ability to set conceptual design and product direction from functional requirements.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with a group of creative individuals to produce highly polished and professional finished works.
  • Ability to accept and design against feedback in an iterative development process.
  • Ability to produce effective ideas under tight timelines.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills and a demonstrated expertise in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Comfortable in Microsoft Windows environment.
  • Willing and able to contribute to the creative spirit and teamwork of the company.