Optify is looking for an Interaction Designer to focus on front-end development for our game-changing software for Internet marketers. You should be passionate about shipping elegant, responsive web interfaces that will be used by potentially millions of customers.
At Optify we provide mission-critical software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that work with search and social media to drive leads for business marketers. We hire talented, motivated people and hand them big problems to solve. You'll work as part of a small team and see your code ship to customers in short development cycles. We make decisions quickly, then we move on. You should be able to do the same.
This is a full-time position based in Seattle. There is little or no travel for this job. Optify is an equal opportunity employer.
Interested applicants please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
As an Interaction Designer, you will work closely with our VP, Products, and others through numerous stages of the product development cycle. If you're a creative, critical thinker with a strong technical background who knows how to analyze a problem and tackle it head-on, we're interested in you.
Translate requirements into concepts and elegant user experience design.
Create interaction models, user task flows, screen designs, and UI details that promote ease of use, improving and optimizing the user experience.
Develop and maintain high-level wireframes, story boards, mockups, specifications, and navigation maps that communicate your design ideas.
Build prototypes to demonstrate and test your recommendations.
Inform design through user research.
Gauge the usability of new and existing product features and make constructive critiques and, if needed, suggestions for change.
Extensive experience developing complex web application interfaces and a passion for designing compelling, user experiences.
Strong sense of clean visual design
Demonstrated experience in creating various prototype methods and knowledge of best practices
Ability to multi-task, prioritize projects, and communicate timelines
Ability to synthesize feedback while still maintaining ownership of design process
Experience with user research techniques and knowledge of when to use the right testing tool
Outstanding leadership, teamwork, and verbal/visual communication skills
Experience designing for social sites and applications a strong plus
Ability and desire to work in HTML/CSS a strong plus
Attractive salary and bonus structure based on experience
Stock options in an early-stage, venture backed company
Comprehensive health plan including medical, dental, and vision coverage