Interaction Designer

Interaction Designer

Synergis

San Francisco, CA

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Title: Interaction Designer
Anticipated Duration: 6 Month Contract
Location: San Francisco, CA 

Position Description
Grasshopper is a web and mobile app that teaches Javascript coding to adults, and the Grasshopper team has a specific aim to bring equity and inclusion to the forefront of everything we do. We are looking for an interaction designer to join our UX team to lead the design of the latest generation of the Grasshopper app. Come be a part of the passionate and dedicated team helping students of all types! 

Interaction Designer Responsibilities 

  • Collaborate closely with Researchers, Product Managers, and Engineers to define and execute product priorities.
  • Effectively document and communicate designs through the creation and maintenance of high quality design mockups, flows, prototypes, and specs.
  • Create designs using best practices and components from shared libraries, while pushing the level of design craftsmanship.
  • Review implementation of designs to ensure all work is to spec.

Interaction Designer Required Experience and Skills:

  • 3-5 years of relevant product design / interaction design experience. 
  • Experience collaborating with multidisciplinary teams of Designers, Researchers, Engineers, Content Strategists and Product Managers throughout the design process; creating user flows and wireframes to building user interface mockups and prototypes. 
  • Solid communication & presentation skills (verbal, visual, written). Confident in the process of concepting, iteration, and polished design execution. 
  • Experience designing both web and mobile applications.
  • Deep knowledge Material Design standards and experience creating reusable design components. 
  • Strong working knowledge of industry tools such as Figma and Sketch.
  • A portfolio demonstrating excellence in design – portfolio should showcase candidate's work, provide detail of their role on projects and show examples of functional designs that they have developed from start to finish.

Interaction Designer Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Experience with coding.
  • Experience with education products.
  • Passion for designing for diversity, equity and inclusion.

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About Synergis

Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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