The UX designer will work closely with the product managers, engineering teams and design teams at Eros Now designing various solutions for the Web, Phones and Smart TVs. Everyday work will involve brainstorming product/design ideas, creating wireframes, creating rapid prototypes for customer trials, interaction design, visual design, graphic design.
Core competencies, knowledge and experience :
At least five years of experience in designing web & mobile applications (interaction design, information architecture, visual design, graphic design & rapid prototyping) at companies that develop consumer facing digital products.
While ‘Interaction Design’ and ‘Creating Rapid Prototypes’ would be the most critical, the designer should be fairly comfortable doing any design work.
Should be comfortable in using all the tools required for digital design (right from traditional complex ones like illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign etc. to the new age simple ones like Balsamiq, Pencil etc.)
Strong communication skills required, along with a high level of comfort presenting to varied audiences.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership :
Be the owner for all ‘design’ related work for a product feature.
Provide inputs, review the work and ensure its quality.
Push the product managers and engineering leads in having ‘user’ at the centre of any product decision and not compromise on user experience due to other constraints. Be the soul keeper to ensure design is considered as ‘how it works’ and not just ‘how it looks’
Must have technical / professional qualifications:
Should have a degree/diploma in design from a good design institute.
Open for design challanges and new learnings.
Good presentation and communication skills
Understadning of platfroms including Android, iOS and Google TV.
Excellent problem-solving and cross-functional collaboration skills