User Experience Designer

AKQA, San Francisco

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At AKQA we believe in the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, we design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination, delivering impressive returns for our clients. Clients include Activision, Audi, Caterpillar, IBM Watson, Levi Strauss & Co and Service Now.

From our location in San Francisco's SOMA district - the epicenter of the Bay Area's technology industry - AKQA offers our staff the opportunity to produce meaningful work for world-class companies in one of the world's most vibrant and beautiful cities 

User Experience Designers at AKQA apply artistry and craftsmanship to strategic insight to articulate impactful systems, products and services that move the world. Skilled storytellers and architects, they work in a multidisciplinary environment to develop work that is distinctive, effective and truly remarkable.

User Experience Designers are endlessly curious. They take hands-on Experience ownership across client projects and lead large-scale user experience activities.

Key Responsibilities

  • A solid understanding and demonstration of user-centered design principles
  • The ability to lead the design of large, complex systems of interactions
  • Experience designing responsive web solutions
  • Foster progressive and limitless thinking
  • Utilize state-of-the-art techniques and experience with Sketch, Axure and InDesign
  • Experience creating prototypes and documenting user research & customer journeys

Skills and Experience

  • You have a compelling portfolio of distinctive work that spans product/service design and storytelling
  • You are able to develop simple and elegant design solutions to complex design problems
  • You have exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • You have expertise in cross-functional collaboration
  • You are fearless, boundlessly creative and relentlessly attentive to detail

About AKQA

About us The imaginative application of art and science. AKQA is home to 2,100 professionals in 23 studios across the USA, Europe, Asia, and Australasia.

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