Senior UX/UI Designer at Hubb
Vancouver, WA, US

Hubb is a virtual event software platform that’s revolutionizing the way that people interact and consume event experiences. Our cloud-based software streamlines the process for collecting, managing, and marketing event content and provides powerful attendee engagement tools that bring brands to life. Hubb powers many of the world’s largest conferences for some of the most recognizable brands. Our growing tech company is women-owned and based in Vancouver, WA with a global customer base. Come help us move the events industry forward by making virtual, in-person and hybrid meetings come to life as never before.

Our Culture:
 We are a team of professionals who are passionate about innovation and excellence. We perform our work much the same way we live the rest of our lives because we recognize that there is no such thing as work-life balance – there’s just this one life and we happen to be living some of it here at the office. We speak, dress and behave exactly like we do anywhere else which means we are our genuine selves at all times. We believe we are happier and more productive when we can be true to what drives us each individually. We are fun loving, intellectually curious and enjoy celebrating the journey. Ultimately, we build products & services for people who enjoy their jobs and we appreciate the ability to enjoy our own. Because if you could be happy in your work… why wouldn’t you?

The Job:

Hubb is looking for a talented and passionate UX/UI Designer to join our growing team. This position is an integral part of our creative services team, working closely with both development and marketing.

Please read the next paragraph - we're passionate about what's in it!

The goal of UX/UI Designer is so much more than simply creating a beautiful design; it's about creating an amazing user experience! A very crucial part of this role is understanding how a user navigates through a product and what is of most value and benefit to them. A UX/UI designer must have a deep understanding of customer goals and serve as the user’s advocate throughout the design process. There is a certain level of "selflessness" that is necessary to see beyond simply the aesthetic and achieve also the beauty of seamless function. Our ideal candidate has the ability to create elegant user-centered designs, demonstrated ability to balance high-level, holistic reasoning with detail-oriented feature design, and facility designing for both web and mobile channels. They anticipate project needs, mediate issues as they arise and make decisions that are informed by statistical and competitive analysis as well as documented user research

This might be the perfect fit if you:

Have the ability to create simple and elegant experiences that account for complex user flows and technical considerations. You regularly use empathy, logic, and hard data to inform design choices, and are an expert in your product(s).

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the marketing and development teams to create and maintain a seamless, beautiful UX/UI for the Hubb platform
  • Create and implement solutions to improve the user experience based on internal analytics, survey results, and new feature requests
  • Work with our marketing team to design and create web pages and HTML emails
  • Define user flows, storyboards, wire-frames and detailed visual specifications to describe the user experience and communicate with peers and stakeholders
  • Lead research initiatives including competitive analysis, user interviews, usability testing, taxonomy audits and Information Architecture review
  • Lead collaborative ideation sessions with representatives from all key-stakeholder teams
  • Maintain, champion and evolve Hubb design standards
  • Evangelize best-in-class UX solutions to internal product and business teams
  • Be awesome

Requirements

  • A strong digital portfolio with relevant examples of UX design techniques and problem-solving skills—previous experience with data visualization or mobile is a plus
  • Ability to communicate design concept ideas through sketches, wire frames, mock ups and animations
  • Strong skill set in all relevant software, including Adobe Creative Suite, HTML 5, JavaScript/jQuery and CSS3
  • Strong visual design skills and a solid understanding of current visual trends
  • Strong conceptual skills and demonstrated ability to rapidly prototype and design to communicate ideas to others
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and work professionally with teams
  • Be a passionate advocate for design thinking across roles
  • Collaborative working style; focused on getting the best solution for the user and/or brand

 

Education and Experience

  • A Bachelor's degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, HCI, or other related field desired
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in UX/UI standards and best practices including layouts, iconography, and information architecture design
  • Familiar skill set in all relevant software, including Sketch, Invision, Adobe Creative Suite, HTML 5, JavaScript / jQuery and CSS3
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment

Benefits

  • Full medical, dental and vision
  • 401k and FSA/HSA with company match
  • Work from home stipend
  • Casual atmosphere
  • Responsible PTO Plan - we manage our commitments and are free to take the time we need