UI Designer / Graphics Artist (m/f/d)

Position Summary

  • A Graphics Artist / UI Designer at Tintometer is expected to design, develop and maintain user interfaces for mobile, desktop and firmware applications. The designer must also document his/her work to make it accessible to Tintometer engineers

Expected Job Functions

  • Design, lay out, and produce final drafts of proposals for User Interfaces
  • Knowledge of type styles, size and layout patterns to optimize user experience
  • Work to perfect graphics and photos using pixel or bitmap editing, airbrushing, masking, or image retouching
  • Understand coordinate systems
  • Work with simple animations (short instructional GIFs or similar media)
  • Ability to translate written concepts into visual representations
  • Collaborate with peers, product managers, and engineers to oversee the user experience of a product from conception until launch as well as additional on-going iterations
  • Advocate for, and implement, the adoption of a unified pattern library
  • Usability Testing
  • Ability to articulate the metrics you would use to determine if your design decisions solved the user problem
  • Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in UI Design / Graphics Artist or another related equivalent field
  • 2-3 years of professional experience with UI Design
  • Intimate knowledge of graphics development tools (Adobe tools, GIMP, Sketch, CAD, Etc.)
  • Be willing and ready to learn a new development environment/tool
  • Self-Motivated
  • Familiar with at least one version control system (SVN, GIT, TFS)
  • Strong written/verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Work with prototyping tools (Proto.io, Sketch, Zeplin, FIGMA, Framer X, Mock Flow, Invision Studio, Etc.)

Desired Experience and Skill

  • Experience with documentation of design and implementation
  • UI frameworks (Android Studio, Swift, Adobe, Unity)
  • Know what cross platform development is.
  • Understand Markup (XML/HTML/Etc.)

Interested?

In that case we are looking forward to your application documents including your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations:

Tintometer GmbH • Human Resources
Schleefstraße 8-12 • 44287 Dortmund • hr@tintometer.de