User Experience Designer, YouTube Job Listing at Google in Los Angeles, CA (Job ID googleus-46093)

Google

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Industries
Media / Publishing, Business Services
Description
YouTube is looking for a User Experience Designer with a proven track record of outstanding conceptual design, information architecture, interaction design, and visual design skills. You will be responsible for all stages of design within a product area and must think strategically while executing with great attention to detail. You must have the ability to successfully collaborate with other designers, product managers, and engineers to develop innovative, user- friendly, best-of-breed products that adhere to and help build the YouTube brand. The ideal candidate for this position possesses a solid understanding of user-centered design principles, absolute comfort working with HTML and CSS, excellent visual design skills, great technical know-how, and proven expertise in designing for the Web.

Responsibilities

* Help define the user model and user interface for new and existing YouTube products and features.
* Develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
* Gauge the usability of new and existing products, and making constructive suggestions for change.

Minimum qualifications

* BS in Human-Computer Interaction or related field

* r equivalent practical experience.

Preferred qualifications

* MS in Computer Science or related technical field.
* 6 years of relevant work experience, including experience with early stage/new product conceptualization as well as shipping of new version and/or feature enhancements of existing products.
* Proven record of designing usable web-based interfaces and working knowledge HTML and JavaScript.
* Strong, clean visual design sense.
* Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

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