Visual / Interaction Designer houzz
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Upgrade your career at one of the hottest startups in Silicon Valley! If you are great at what you do, thrive in a highly collaborative environment, and don't mind the occasional meeting in the bathroom (don't worry, it's just one of our conference rooms), we want to hear from you.
Houzz is seeking extraordinary people to transform the home remodeling industry. Located in downtown Palo Alto, we are revolutionizing the way people envision, design and build their homes. We are looking for a talented Visual/Interaction Designer who is passionate about solving complex problems and creating smart, beautiful, and polished products.
As a Visual/Interaction Designer at Houzz, you will be responsible for:
Creating web and/or interactive visual designs that address business, brand, market, and user requirements
Working with engineers to define product
Creating user-centered design, interaction models, screen-mockups etc.
Effectively communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale
Collaborating with cross-functional teams to produce elegant, unique design solutions
Creating designs based on our users and their needs
Juggling multiple projects while effectively managing timelines and expectations
We have a small, tightly knit design team, and are looking for candidates who are self-motivated and able to work both independently and in collaboration with a team. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
3+ years of experience designing outstanding products
Have good taste/strong visual skills
Solid understanding of interaction design patterns related to web and mobile design
Experience producing high-quality visual designs- from concept to product
Ability to prioritize and manage work in a fast- paced ambiguous environment
Must have a solid understanding of user-centered design principles, careful attention to detail, and be able to see the big picture
Capable of leading projects and teams
Must have a strong portfolio featuring examples of visual/interaction/graphic design work
A degree in Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Please include a link to your portfolio or samples of recent work.
||310 University Avenue |
Palo Alto, CA, CA 94301
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
, Sequoia Capital All Jobs: at houzz
|Headquarters:||310 University Avenue|
Palo Alto, CA 94301
|Company Profile:||Join Houzz and help revolutionize the 300B home improvement industry with a combination of mobile, local, social and visual technologies.
We've built a community of more than 16 million design-obsessed unique monthly users and over 300K registered local home improvement professionals. In addition to the core site, our mobile apps include the highest-rated lifestyle iPad app in the Apple AppStore, with over 15 million downloads and an average of five stars from over 100K reviewers. Our software development stack includes Redis, Solr, MySQL, jQuery, a custom ad server, targeting and recommendation engines, and image serving and processing at a very large scale.
We are backed by some of the top venture capital firms in the world, including Sequoia Capital, NEA, GGV and KPCB, and are generating revenue by delivering products that address the needs of homeowners, local professionals and global brands.
We have an entrepreneurial culture, a warm work environment, and a close-knit family that loves to celebrate birthdays and team accomplishments. We offer a competitive salary, generous equity, full benefits and the best team of nice and smart people that you've ever worked with.|
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