UX Designers - Junior-Senior (Microsoft 365 Core Design Team)

Posted on January 15th, 2021 | Last day left to apply | 21 views

The Microsoft 365 Core Design Team is looking for several passionate and self-motivated UX Designers and Motion Designers to help shape the future of intelligence-driven experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. We are looking to build a team formed by junior and senior designers.

Our primary charters revolve around intelligent People profiles, Content discovery, and Search & Assistant scenarios that are woven into the fabric of the core Microsoft 365 products. You will work across multiple disciplines and geographies, cultivating strong relationships with other Microsoft design stakeholders, and impacting the life of hundreds of millions of people around the globe.

You will join a diverse, high performing, and enthusiastic team. We believe in inclusion and openness and think that work should be challenging and fun. You will be able to spend time to learn and grow and have easy access to a vibrant global community of designers and researchers.

Responsibilities

  • Work with Design, Research, Program Management, and Engineering teams to deliver elegant and engaging end-to-end user experiences across multiple screens and input modalities
  • Develop deep understanding of our customers, their needs and problems
  • Leverage and build upon existing design frameworks and guidelines, deliver visual assets and specs for engineering
  • Be open-minded, responsible, and organized. Follow and contribute to our design processes
  • Be flexible when it comes to managing your time due to an occasional evening meeting

Qualifications

  • Solid portfolio with projects that showcase strong interaction and visual design skills across mobile, web, and/or desktop platforms
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills. The working language is English
  • Understanding of current mobile and web technologies, with their constraints. Be willing to push the limits and apply creative solutions that result in great user experiences
  • Be organized, detail-oriented, and results-driven, be able to self-motivate under deadline constraints
  • Ability to articulate and explain your design choices, be open to other people’s feedback, and be willing to iterate
  • Proficiency in Figma, Sketch, or Adobe XD. Experience with using design components and libraries
  • Motion design, prototyping, and UI coding skills are a plus

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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