Malauzai Software is a successful and growing software firm based in Austin, Texas. We develop next-generation application technology for financial institutions and continue to aggressively innovate in both the mobile and web application spaces. If you are looking for a challenge in a growing tech environment, and like to work hard and play harder, look no further.
About the Position:
We are seeking a full-time User Experience Designer to join our engineering team. This candidate will be a detail-oriented graphic designer with technical ability, and will work closely with Developers to ensure a successful user experience across our suite of applications. Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to) creation of logical user workflows for Malauzai’s SmartApp framework, implementation of new designs and content for beta customers, technical troubleshooting of design issues, task tracking and resolution.
- Work in a deadline-driven, agile environment.
- Use industry standard tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Experience Design (XD) to produce wireframes, workflows and defined user interactions.
- Utilize knowledge of platform conventions to translate product requirements into intuitive, useful and beautiful designs.
- Actively work with Development to provide design guidance over the course of development cycle.
- Communicate ideas, designs and rationale both verbally and visually.
- Have a strong understanding of visual design, including but not limited to typography, iconography, layout, color theory and user interface elements.
- Implement and manage content for beta-oriented customers.
- 5+ years experience in graphic design
- Be passionate about great design and the importance of a superior user experience
- In depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud tools
- Working knowledge of mobile operating system human interface guidelines and conventions for user interaction
- Experience with CSS, LESS and SASS
- Previous professional UX design experience NOT REQUIRED. We believe skills can be taught if you’re willing and able
- Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
- Full benefits package available
- Flex scheduling
- Company outings and events
- Strong company culture in a fun workplace environment, with free weekly lunches, beer, video games and ping pong
- Recently moved to a brand new, modern office space
- We use Slack!
Job is located in Austin, Texas. Relocation assistance is not available but anyone is welcome to apply. Malauzai Software, Inc. does not sponsor employment visas. Recruiters, please do not respond to this posting.