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Senior Interaction Designer

Date: Nov 17, 2020

Location: Denver, CO, US, 80111

Company: VIZIO, Inc.

As our Senior Interaction Designer, your main responsibilities will be to support the UX/UI team for the SmartCast TV Platform as well as assist the product innovation and sales teams from a creative perspective. You will work closely with the SmartCast software product team to develop intuitive, usable, and engaging interactions and visual designs for the SmartCast TV platform as well as any needed promotional imagery. Support for the product innovation and sales teams will include conceptualizing and executing design mock-ups to bring ideas to life.


● Adapt and refine SmartCast TV design  

● Ability to coordinate, prioritize, and accomplish multiple tasks in a fast-paced atmosphere with minimal supervision 

● Initiate and respond to ideas for innovation/improvements based on research, analysis, and competitive reviews 

● Collaborate with a variety of teams including engineering, marketing, and business development, throughout the design process 

● Participate in the development process through definition, design, build, test, release, and maintenance 

● Respond to day-to-day questions from developers, product managers, and project managers. Also identify, document, and verify bug fixes 

● Procure buy-in with stakeholders early and often 

● Provide strategic thinking and rationale 

● Must be a self-starter that can create schedules and define scope of work 

● A team player who can easily adapt in a rapidly changing environment       


Design Skills   

● At least 10 years’ experience in OTT and TV user interface 

● Expert level skills in Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, and other relevant design tools 

● Strong graphic design skills, with a good understanding of typography, usability, and TV UI and OTT design requirements, and a pixel-level attention to detail 

● Able to break down any design problems and solve them with clarity and precision 

● Strong ability to recognize and develop use-cases, user interaction models, user needs, business requirements, and incorporate them into designs 

● Excellent understanding of user-experience design for the 10-foot UI and broadcast design specifications 

● Knowledgeable of the latest standards, changes, trends in the TV UI design field 

● Create design deliverables such as specifications, process flows, wireframes, and mockups 

● Proven ability to deliver high quality designs 

● A bachelor’s or higher degree in design or related field       


Additional Skills 

● Familiarity with InDesign, After Effects 

● Familiarity with HTML and CSS 

● Familiarity with Mobile app/platform design 


About VIZIO: 

We are Beautifully Simple.  

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and the #1 Sound Bar Brand in America. VIZIO's mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products with the latest innovations at a significant savings that we can pass along to our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart. 


VIZIO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 


We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We will not pay fees to any third-party agency, outside recruiter or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly. 

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