National Instruments is currently looking for a UI/Visual Design candidate to collaboratively provide visual direction for both software and web-based applications. The position requires a designer who is strong in all visual aspects such as layout, color, iconography, and form. This position also requires a designer who has previous experience in designing interfaces for applications. The UI/Visual Designer will work with other designers in creating a design language for future NI web-based applications.
Position Overview and Responsibilities
- Produce design deliverables including sketches, wireframes, comps, and visual prototypes in a deadline driven environment
- Provide visual design for user interface assets (buttons, icons, menus, containers)
- Collaborate with other designers for consistency both within and across products
- Creation of a design/iconography language, which can be used across multiple products and applications
- Document design decisions, helping to build UI standards and specifications
- Follow design concepts through to completion, evaluating visual design throughout a product development lifecycle
- 5+ years in visual design for web and/or software
- 2+ years Application UI design experience
- Experience in designing iconography and other UI assets
- Familiar with HCI and IxD principles and how visual design might impact them
- Experience designing UI assets for RIAs
- Strong visual skills and thorough knowledge of brand identity
- Proficient in design applications such as Fireworks, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
- * Experience with Silverlight and XAML
- * Experience with Expression Blend
- * Strong Iconography Skills
- * Familiarity with both Information Technology and Engineering concepts
National Instruments, a world leader in computer-based measurement and automation, is revolutionizing the way engineers and scientists use PCs to monitor and understand the world around us. We're building the future at National Instruments, and we want you on our team! NI has been named to Fortune magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work for" 11 years in a row.
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