Location: San Jose, CA
NEX Team Inc. is seeking a Product Designer to envision and help us build the future of HomeCourt, the world’s first AI-powered mobile app for basketball stat tracking. You are a brilliant problem solver, quick study, self starter, and excellent communicator with a passion for great design and the ability to achieve it. You possess a rare blend of interaction, visual and prototyping design skills. We’ll provide you with unparalleled levels of opportunity and resources, with the goal of creating experiences that influence the industry, as well as people’s lives. By constantly focusing on the end user, you’ll create products that are not only amazing to look at, but also intuitive and useful to people worldwide. Join this team if you’re committed to making each product touch-point amazing for our customers.
3+ years experience designing mobile applications (or equivalent degree program)
Strong knowledge of user-centered design principles
Refined visual and brand aesthetics
Fluency with Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, or other design tools
Ability to do rapid prototyping in Invision, Flash or HTML5
Experience leveraging user research techniques to inform the design process
Excellent collaboration, communication and documentation skills
Capable of working in a growing organization and taking on a variety of responsibilities
Highly professional, with the ability to deliver high quality work on tight schedule
Familiarity with physical training apps and/or first-hand sports experience a plus
Creativity, inspiration and positivity a must!
From brainstorming through implementation, the Product Designer will work directly with the CEO, Head of Design, and other members of the Design team, as well as our engineering, marketing, and operations partners. You’ll be expected to quickly grasp and distill complex problems into clean, understandable solutions. You will create deliverables such as user flows, wireframes, visual mock-ups, and high fidelity prototypes. You will take an agile approach to design, with an emphasis on user testing and rapid iteration. You will seek to understand HomeCourt user behavior and motivation through user interviews, ethnographic research, and through the development of journey maps, user personas, and other artifacts.
Education & Experience:
Degree in visual design, user experience / product design, interaction design, or equivalent.
Experience working on a collaborative team, designing and shipping software products in a rapid iterative cycle preferred.
To apply, please send resume and portfolio links to firstname.lastname@example.org.