Software Development | Portland, OR | Full Time
AltSource is a successful and growing custom software development company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. We build custom software for interesting and challenging domains. We don’t just build software. We build lasting customer partnerships that help our customers grow their business. It’s why we love what we do. That’s why, no matter the job title, from designer to database developer and everyone in between, we collaborate with our customers on a daily basis. Perhaps that's why we made the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list for the 3rd year in a row.
More about the UX Design team at AltSource:
Stay current on emerging design solutions
Push the boundaries of what's possible with creative solutions
Lead with design methods and techniques
Committed to developing skills
About this UX Designer role:
We build web-centric, data-driven applications and you bring a solid understanding of designing for a range of web and mobile based solutions. UX Designers are embedded in cross-functional development teams here.
You'll work closely with our clients and development teams to design exceptional software that helps our clients grow their businesses. UX Designers also are part of a design team that is developing our practice within AltSource and community.
The UX Designer will work with the team to visualize the big picture, identify & analyze key issues and recommend effective solutions. Other things you’ll be doing include:
Create UI designs that are simple and intuitive for users
Create prototypes to demonstrate the design
Champion design solutions internally and with clients
Be passionate for great design
Collaborate with developers throughout the implementation of the design
Your skills and experience:
To be successful in this position, you'll need experience designing web and mobile applications with 2-5 years of experience. Bonus to people with visual design skills.
You have a grasp of user-centered design, research, and application design methods and principles and are eager & willing to create simple experiences to share with clients and the team.
You create effective sketches, prototypes and high fidelity mockups that represent design solutions using design tools like Adobe, Axure, InVision, Sketch and others. Because our teams have a high level of client engagement, you can communicate clearly and persuasively.
Finally, you balance your ability to work well independently with an ability work effectively with a small group of your peers, without hierarchy or politics.
If this sounds like a fit and an ideal work environment, we’d love to hear from you! Please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio link to apply for this position