Senior Interaction Designer

About the role

As a Senior Interaction Designer at propelland you will lead projects and collaborate with cross-functional teams to create integrated design solutions for a diversity of industries, scale and mediums. In this role you get exposure to and involvement with many parts of the design process: user research, ideation, concept development, prototyping, and working with developers to deliver new products, services, and business experiences.

We add value to people’s lives through design. Our goal is to create work that resonates as desirable, feasible, viable, and sustainable. Interaction Designers sit right in that sweet spot – caring about what people need, and making beautiful, engaging experiences for them.

You should have 5+ years of experience working in human-centered design, UX/UI design, Product Design, or Interaction Design

What you’ll do

  • Get to work with people from diverse backgrounds (like design strategist, business designers, creative technologist, and engineers); together you’ll prototype and quickly bring ideas to life.
  • Work across diverse industries to uncover opportunities, define requirements, and develop stand-out design solutions.
  • Independently lead UX for a variety product and service types, to discover, imagine, and execute optimal, business-appropriate user experiences.
  • Plan workshops to uncover, and then clearly articulate the business and technology opportunities and constraints that will inform the product possibilities.
  • Design and carry out research programs to understand product opportunities, user needs, product/market fit, and usability, as called for by each project.
  • Identify and analyze the features of analogous products to benchmark patterns and opportunities.
  • Develop and document briefs, storyboards, and other deliverables that describe the desired experiences to project stakeholders and product teams.
  • Develop interaction architectures and digital sketches for hardware and software interfaces that elegantly accommodate the desired features.
  • Own projects and deliverables, big and small. The details matter, and you’re committed to getting it done right.
  • Create visual identities for new concepts and present them in a compelling way.
  • Create and iterate digital assets user flows (simple web, landing page)
  • Create and design prototypes if needed (figma, principle)
  • Create well-targeted personas that define user concerns to address in the product design.
  • Design final digital assets (landing pages, digital brochures…etc)
  • Collaborate with engineers to bring functional prototypes or products to life if needed
  • Support and enhance the culture of collaborative design at Propelland.
  • Mentor designers as they develop all the above skills.
  • Last -but most important -have fun and find ways to make the work enjoyable for you, our team, and our clients

In your previous team environments, you have:

  • 5+ years of digital product design experience.
  • Experience contributing to service design projects.
  • A portfolio that reflects your strengths in both UX, IxD, and visual design skills.
  • Strong visual communication skills.
  • Strong visual design & UI skills
  • UX/UI design expertise, with extensive experience in prototyping and interaction design using tools like Figma, Sketch, InVision, Framer, and/or Principal.
  • Fluent in translating stakeholder goals, user research, and complex user flows into engaging UI mock-ups.
  • Obsessed to staying ahead of industry best practices, developments, and trends in mobile, web, and HCI design.
  • You take initiative and own projects and deliverables, big and small. The details matter, and you’re committed to getting it done right.
  • The desire to continue learning new skills, improve your craft, and grow as a designer within our team.
  • Can communicate efficiently in English.

Can’t wait to meet us?

We are excited to get to know you and start the conversation about how we can grow together!

To get started, let us know why you want to join our team of makers, hackers, and life-long learners and share some work samples that you’re especially proud of through a link on our application form. We hope to hear from you soon.

Life at propelland

propelland is an equal opportunity employer building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We put people front and center in everything we do and thrive on a diversity of personal experience, perspectives and backgrounds to help us do great things. Extraordinary work begins with extraordinary people.