Full-time13 days ago
Full Job Description
Microsoft’s mission is to ‘empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more’. At studio+91 at the India Development Center (MSIDC), we work together across a multitude of disciplines: design, research and design engineering, to empower people all over the planet. Our diverse teams are constantly iterating, solving problems and collaborating with product managers, engineers to craft meaningful and relevant product... experiences. Studio+91 is ‘microcosm of Microsoft’ with teams working across Edge, Bing, Office, OneDrive and SharePoint, Notes and Tasks, Azure, etc. forming and contributing diverse perspectives to the product experiences.
We are looking for a talented designer who exhibits user empathy, big picture focus; and has mature design craftsmanship and problem solving skills, who will work collaboratively with UX researchers, product managers and engineers while driving design from concept to final implementation.
You will work with fellow designers, research, product, and engineering teams to define and create relevant, intuitive and beautiful experiences that our customers love.
You will conceptualize and design original ideas that bring simplicity and ease of use to complex design issues. You are a conceptual thinker as well as a craftsperson. Your design work is clean, focused and inspiring to others.
You will also collaborate with a dedicated and passionate multidisciplinary team to ship high quality experiences, in an agile environment. You must be able to communicate and collaborate across disciplines and articulate your design solutions across the team with a high level of influence and impact.
Portfolio showcasing your proficiency in translating research insights into great product experiences, reflecting the synthesis of good visual and interaction design principles.
A strong portfolio is critical for this role, both in terms of demonstrating your experience and as an example of your ability to create a compelling design presentation and be indicative of problem solving, creative thinking and the delivery of solid end to end scenarios
Experience of shipping products in a product/software environment
Passion for design and a strong command of interaction and visual design capabilities
Proven experience in creatively solving hard problems, driving complex design issues across multidisciplinary groups such as engineering, product management, research and marketing; and
shipping relevant experiences within deadlines.
User-centric approach to design and an understanding of how to apply research insights into design and development of the product experience.
Excellent storytelling skills to generate empathy, craft a vision, design for impact, using written and verbal communication, presentation, and organizational skills
Expertise with Sketch, Figma, Photoshop, and related tools
Experience with prototyping tools (InVision, Flinto, Framer, Processing, Unity, etcRead more