User Interface (UI) Designer - Bozeman or Missoula, MT

  • Workiva
  • Dec 23, 2021
Full time Design

Job Description

Summary

The UI Designer works closely with other members of the user experience team to design and deliver intuitive and visually compelling experiences across multiple products, while ensuring visual consistency throughout our product ecosystem. The UI designer acts as the advocate for utilizing and growing our design system and ensuring our products are cohesive and aligned with our Brand aesthetic.

 

What You'll Do

  • Partner with other User Experience team members to ensure we’re delivering elegant solutions that solve the right user problem.
  • Design user Interfaces for both native mobile and responsive web platforms
  • Collaborate with the brand design team to develop a product aesthetic that makes our user interfaces clean, intuitive and consistent with the Workiva brand.
  • Coordinate and partner with engineering to handoff designs, provide specifications, and quality assurance support through to launch
  • Utilize and contribute to the Workiva Design System to deliver high quality, and cohesive interactions, patterns, and specifications
  • Conduct design reviews and confidently communicate decision-making rationale to team members

 

What You'll Need

 

Education

  • Undergraduate Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in a related field.
 

Skills

  • Strong understanding of graphic design and how it applies to the user interface; deep knowledge of color theory, layout, typography, etc.
  • Ability to demonstrate exceptional proficiency in user interface design, discovering innovative solutions
  • Ability to produce any deliverables that are requested at very high level of quality, with limited need to re-do
  • Proficient with digital tools such as Adobe Creative Cloud & Figma
  • Ability to collaborate with teams outside of UX and ask the right in-depth questions to help deliver the right solution
  • Ability to clearly articulate and defend design decisions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to create a consistent design feel, as shown in portfolio
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects at once
  • Self-motivated and excellent problem-solving skills

 

Experience

  • 2+ Years of previous experience in visual design, user interface design, graphic design, or related field in a software development environment
  • Demonstrable experience designing for web (desktop, mobile) and native (iOS, Android) platforms; experience designing interfaces using Google’s Material Design and Flutter preferred.
  • Must have a portfolio to show design work

 

Education

  • B.A./B.S. in graphic design, user experience design, interaction design, or equivalent experience

 

Travel Requirement

  • Travel up to 10% to meet with geographically dispersed team members depending on proximity to Workiva offices

 

Working Conditions & Physical Requirements

  • Reliable internet access for any period of time working remotely, not in a Workiva office.

 

How You'll Be Rewarded

  • Base Pay Range in Colorado: $86,000 - $115,000
  • A discretionary bonus typically paid annually
  • Restricted Stock Units granted at time of hire
  • 401(k) match

 

The base pay range represents the low and high end of the hiring range for this job. Actual pay will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to relevant skills, experience, and capabilities.

 

 

Where You’ll Work

 

Our values drive how we work and who we hire. You will see these values ingrained in how we support our customers, work with team members, build our products and in the work environment we’ve created.

  • Customer Success:  Always delight our customers.

  • Trust: Rely on each other. 

  • Integrity: Do the right thing, every time. 

  • Collaboration: Share resources and work together. 

  • Innovation: Keep creating solutions and finding better ways. 

  • Inclusion: Support a diverse community where we all belong. 

  • Accountability: Be responsible for your success and failure.


We believe our people are our greatest asset, and our unique culture gives employees the opportunity to make an impact everyday. We give our employees the freedom and resources they need—backed by our culture of collaboration and diverse thought—to continue innovating and breaking new ground. We hire talented people with a wide range of skills and experiences who are eager to tackle some of today’s most challenging problems.

 

At Workiva, you’ll enjoy: 

  • Fantastic Benefits: With coverage starting day one, choose from competitive health, dental, and vision plans on the largest physician networks available.

  • Casual Dress: Workiva has a casual work environment, most people wear jeans to the office.

  • Involvement: Ability to participate in Employee Resource Groups, (Women in Tech, Women in Sales, Ethnic Diversity, Veterans, Rainbow (LGBTQ), Remote Employees, Caregiving) Volunteering, Company wide celebrations, and more

  • Work-life Balance: We have competitive PTO, VTO and Parental Leave. We encourage employees to spend time enjoying life outside of work.
     

Learn more about life at Workiva: www.linkedin.com/showcase/workiva-life-and-careers/

Learn more about the company: https://www.linkedin.com/company/workiva/

Learn more about benefits: https://www.workiva.com/careers/benefits
 

Workiva is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  We believe that great minds think differently.  We value diversity of backgrounds, beliefs, and interests, and we recognize diversity as an important source of intellectual thought, varied perspective, and innovation.  Employment decisions are made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other protected characteristic.  

 

Workiva is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. To request assistance with the application process, please email talentacquisition@workiva.com.

Workiva supports employees in working where they work best - either from an office or remotely from any location within their country of employment.  Effective October 18, 2021, proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required to visit any Workiva office, attend in-person meetings, or travel for business purposes.