348 day(s) ago

Senior Visual Designer vacancy at Bitovi

Negotiable salary


Remote worker location: United States
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 5+ years
Employment: Full-time

Bitovi

United States, Chicago
We build amazing applications.
We are looking for team members to help build complex and high-profile web applications within our consulting practice. We guide our clients to build things the "right way": maintainable, scalable, tested, documented, etc.

Our developers are consultants who are knowledgeable and proficient communicators, and are able to help enterprise clients make the right decisions for their applications.

Hello Potential Bitovian sums it up well (short read!)

Responsibilities

Bitovi is looking to hire a Senior Visual Designer to support our team and clients by creating visually appealing user interface (UI) designs and support graphics. This role will be our UI and graphic design expert.

The person in this role will:

Attend sales calls to discuss and recommend visual design improvements to potential clients
Participate in initiatives to showcase Bitovi’s UI capabilities and expertise
Support the team by creating stunning interfaces based on best practices and design trends
Lead UI design on a project or collaborating with team members to ideate and iterate beautiful, usable, responsive, accessible interfaces and components for web and mobile applications
Ideate and iterate support and explainer graphics, internal and external presentations, logo design, sales materials, etc.
Develop and support brand decisions and style guides for clients
Support team members and clients through visual design recommendations and improvements

Requirements

An experienced visual designer and are comfortable using industry tools

5+ years of professional experience implementing and designing user interfaces for web applications
Strong portfolio demonstrating a passion for elegant and intuitive user interfaces
Expertise in standard design tools like Sketch or other wireframing tools
Expert knowledge of design fundamentals (information design, visual design, industry UI standards, and use of best practices)
Comfortable participating in sales and marketing initiatives to showcase aesthetic capabilities
Experience training and influencing others on aesthetic design best practices
You know how to design things that can be built
Familiar and comfortable creation visual designs for mobile, web, and responsive
Ability to create on-brand design solutions that bridge user and business goals
Work with design systems to ensure consistency and familiarity across products
You have amazing graphic design chops and are a typography nerd
Creative ideas with a problem-solver mindset
Strong understanding and execution of design principles (typography, layout, grid systems, hierarchy, color, composition)
Maintain, update, and refine brand and style guidelines for internal and external projects
Create aesthetically pleasant and consistent user interface design elements – High proficiency working with color, typography, and graphic elements
Execute all visual design stages from concept to finished high-fidelity designs and asset creation
Work with usability specialists and interaction designers to develop and iterate user interface designs based on research and usability test results
You are a great communicator, love to talk about design, and defend your design decisions

Showcase strong communication skills by presenting and defending visual design decisions to peers and executive level stakeholders
Follow design and interaction principles while understanding the project requirements, business needs, and client expectations
Comfortable being a user advocate

Perks & Benefits

Competitive salary and annual bonuses
Company retreats (previously in Boston, Scottsdale, Denver, Las Vegas, New Orleans, and Amelia Island)
401(k) plan with matching
Four weeks paid time off
Health and dental insurance
Gym membership reimbursement
Maternity/paternity leave
Work from home

How to apply?

Apply to our posting with the following items.
Applications missing any of the following details will not be considered.

Resume – please just a 1-2 page resume (as opposed to a multi-page story or portfolio)
Cover letter – your cover letter must include:
A thoughtful introduction about yourself.
Tell us why you're an ideal fit for this role.
Focus on your recent and past work and experience
Your salary requirements – we are looking to hire this role in the range of 70k – 90k/year based on experience
Your current availability (when can you start?)
If you have other conditions, please make sure to include those there as well
A link to an online portfolio featuring web user interface and interaction design samples you’re created or worked on