Senior UX Designer


  Hong Kong

Position Summary
As a senior UX designer you will be a central contributor to building a remarkable user experience on GoAnimate. You will apply user centered design and design thinking best practices to create a new innovative video making experience and solve complex interaction issues. As a senior staff you will coach junior designers and take part in strategic discussion with business stakeholders.Responsibilities

  • Lead strategic design initiatives from requirements gathering to release
  • Set up state-of-the-art deliverables and best design practices
  • Work with the Head of Product and UX to prioritize tasks and ensure optimal productivity and focus
  • Supervise junior designers to ensure problems are solved effectively
  • Own and improve key company metrics (satisfaction, acquisition, retention,…)

Experience and Expertise

  • 5+ years of experience in web, application or software design
  • A portfolio demonstrating past experiences building outstanding web user experiences based on a structured user-centered design process
  • An ability to plan design projects from requirements gathering to final delivery
  • Experience working as part of a design team

Traits and Personal Characteristics

  • A passion for design and its underlying principles and methodologies
  • A genuine interest in building great products
  • Great written and verbal English communication skills
  • Reliable, responsible and consistent
  • Patient, helpful and a creative problem solver
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently
  • A huge movie and video fan!

Education

  • Degree in a design related field preferred, but not required
  • A track-record of self-studying and seizing opportunities to learn about design

 

Location

Hong Kong

Compensation and Benefits

  • Open and flat culture that lets you make a real impact
  • Friendly and collaborative work environment
  • Medical Insurance
  • Performance-based yearly bonus
  • Brand new Macbook Pro and large second monitor
  • Five-day work week
  • Birthday Holiday
  • Free lunch every Monday
  • Video games and Ping Pong for breaks
  • 5 minute walk from Sheung Wan MTR
  • Close to numerous affordable great restaurants
  • The most comfortable and energizing open office in town
  • Free snacks, fruits, coffee, and other drinks
  • Beer Fridays!