NBCUniversalNew York City, United States
Job descriptionAbout Us
NBCUniversal is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
NBC Entertainment Digital is seeking an adept and talented UI Visual Designer to join our Design|UX+UI Team responsible for driving innovative and groundbreaking user experiences across our core, platforms, products and services. As UI Visual Designer you will be responsible for the design of digital experiences, product interfaces and interactions that delight and engage our users. The UI Visual Designer will work with fellow UX|UI Design Team members and report directly to the UX|UI Experience Lead to develop award-winning products, interfaces and experiences.
Work closely with the Design|UX+UI and Product Teams to create industry leading Visual Designs, User Interfaces and interactions across all NBC content platforms.
Work with Product Managers and developers to define/deliver product experiences.
Work with UX|UI and Product Teams to design and deliver comprehensive specifications, working prototypes, mockups, presentations and final designs for internal and external development teams.
Work with Creative, Marketing and Production Teams to deliver engaging and connected visual designs that promote our Late Night brands and products.
Maintain all Visual Style Guides, UX/UI documentation, assets and prototypes for assigned projects.
Participate in requirements definition process with Product, UXD, and Engineering Teams.
Ensure quality of experience remains in scope AND collaborate on alternatives when scope or technical implementation challenges arise.
Revise and update designs and documentation based on continued user testing and feedback.
Develop prototypes for testing and internal/external reviews.
Other tasks as assigned.
2+ years of experience as UX|UI Designer, UI Designer or Interaction Designer within a large-scale consumer facing organization or digital agency.
Experience developing mobile/multi platform & platform agnostic product interfaces.
BA Degree or higher in Interactive Design, User Centric Design, HCI or combined work experience with human factors training.
Education in Interaction Design, HCI, and/or Visual Interface Design is required.
Strong HTML5, CSS3, Responsive Design Methodologies & Rapid Prototyping skills required.
HTML5, Responsive/Adaptive Design Methodologies & Rapid Prototyping skills are required.
Working knowledge of Adobe CS, HTML5, CSS3, Mobile Platforms, Motion software required.
Experience with Omnigraffle, UXPin, Quartz Composer, FramerJS or related software.
Experience in iOS and Android Platforms is preferred.
Knowledge of additional mobile and application platforms is beneficial.
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
Willingness to work long hours and on weekends with short notice
Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
Hands on team player who can work easily with multiple stakeholders including Marketing, Sales, UX|UI, Visual Design, Product & Engineering.
Experience working in a fast paced environment with multiple projects and deadlines.
Ability to create detailed designs, annotations, working prototypes and presentations.
Exceptional eye for detail and an in depth understanding of our users' needs and expectations.
Strong skills with typography, motion design and developing successful mobile interfaces.
Core understanding of User Interface principles and best practices of human interface design.
Experience developing and iterating based on user personas and user testing.
Confidence working on complex mobile/web applications with consumer focused product UX.
Strong Knowledge of mobile, desktop and web application platforms.
Drive to deliver compelling, best in class experiences for consumers and proven track record working with multi-disciplinary teams.
Consumer Electronics, Entertainment & Lifestyle Product experience are a BIG PLUSSES.
Experience with touch enabled devices and 10ft systems for Consumer Entertainment Brands are a HUGE PLUS.
A strong portfolio showcasing broad range samples of UI, IXD and Visual design is a MUST.
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