Virtuoso
  • 17-Jun-2021 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • Full Time

Virtuoso is the leading global travel agency network specializing in luxury and experiential travel. We bring together 20,000 of the world's most sought-after travel advisors and more than 2,000 elite travel companies, from five-star hotel groups and renowned cruise lines to boutique properties and high-end adventure travel outfitters around the world. Whether in the pages of Virtuoso Life magazine, on Virtuoso.com, in e-mail newsletters, or across social media, our goal is to inspire people to travel Virtuoso-style, with the help of a Virtuoso travel advisor and Virtuoso-preferred partners.

Position Summary: Virtuoso is hiring two headcount for this position, a Sr. Product Designer - Consumer and a Senior Product Designer - Network. Both are multi-talented Virtuoso Design roles, responsible for creating sophisticated, modern, and intuitive visual designs and user experiences for B2B and B2C users of Virtuoso's suite of digital products. We aim to make Virtuoso the premier source for consumers seeking luxury travel inspiration, information, and access to the world's best travel advisors and the experiences they can create for their clients. We are looking for two creative, talented designers who are passionate about user experience to join the team at Virtuoso, where our mission is enriching lives through human connection.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Create layout and visual design of the user interfaces for Virtuoso's technology products by producing design strategies, wireframes, and comps for software products.
  2. Work closely with Product Owners and business stakeholders to build subject matter expertise and understand customer needs.
  3. Identify and assess the validity and feasibility of designs to meet business requirements and feature specifications.
  4. Collaborate with Marketing and Product Management teams to design workflows, experiences, and user interfaces in accordance with design guidelines, sprint cycles, and other deadlines.
  5. Work with UI Engineers to ensure scalability and feasibility of designs, and to understand system structures and technical parameters.
  6. Contribute to maintaining Virtuoso's UI pattern library and create new elements, patterns, and icons. Edit and optimize images for web.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Art, Design, Human Factors, Human-Computer Interaction, Human Centered Design, or a related field.
  • Advanced degree or certification a plus.
  • 7-10 years of experience in UX and/or UI design. Consumer-facing or retail website experience preferred.

Skills, Abilities, Experience

  • Seasoned UX and visual designer who can demonstrate knowledge and passion about Human Centered Design.
  • Portfolio demonstrating knowledge of the user-centered design process and visual design skills.
  • Proficiency in Figma, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Experience with prototyping software like Axure or InVision. Basic understanding of HTML/CSS.
  • Experience with Design Sprints and workshops.
  • Experience working with CMS platforms.
  • Solid understanding of user-centered design, Design Thinking, visual design, and usability best practices.
  • Collaborative interpersonal skills with the ability to discuss, present, and support designs and design decisions with cross-functional and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong project management and problem-solving skills, with the ability to synthesize input from different sources in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Experience with user research and/or usability testing a plus.

Travel Requirements

  • Infrequent travel may be required to attend company events (1-3 trips per year)
  • Travel will be primarily domestic, but may include some international

Type & Nature of Contacts

  • Internal: Key job contacts are primarily with clerical and technical personnel, managers, or director level staff outside of the job's immediate work unit/department.
  • External: Regular contact with outside Partners, Members, Advisors, Vendors, and Consultants

We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package, including medical/dental/vision/life, a company matched 401(k) savings plan, and more. Virtuoso is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a diverse workforce.

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