Job Description : About this Position
About this Position
Microfocus ArcSight is looking for a who can weave iconography, typography, color, space and texture together to help our users successfully navigate our products.
We believe that all of our products should be beautiful and accessible. As a designer, you will delight users with designs that inspire, engage and excite them.
You’ll rely on user-centered design principles to produce high-quality visuals from concept to execution across many platforms.
You will collaborate with fellow UI / UX and interaction designers and product managers to refine the Microfocus ArcSight user experience and create innovative, great-looking products that people love to use.
Interested candidates should apply with a RESUME and a link to their PORTFOLIO or samples of recent work. We are looking for a portfolio of work that illustrates both design process as well as solutions and results.
Contribute to the design of useful, usable, and desirable ArcSight desktop and web applications in a team environment.
Drive projects from concept to completion in a fast-paced, iterative product development environment.
Apply the best design aesthetics under tight deadlines, while effectively balancing between business needs and customer benefit.
Push creativity, challenge established thinking, and discover new ways of approaching and solving a problem.
Work closely with engineering, product management, and research teams. Communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale effectively in a cross-functional product development team.
Communicate the user experience at various stages of the design process with wireframes, flow diagrams, storyboards, mockups, and / or low fi- high fidelity prototypes.
Manage all design aspects of a project from start to finish, own the end-to-end user experience of a project.
Gauge the desirability of new and existing products, and make constructive suggestions for change.
Required Experience / Qualifications
3 + years of relevant industry experience as a user experience designer, interaction, visual designer, or similar design-related role.
Expert Knowledge of tools like Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, Invision.
Experience with UX design for complex workflows for technical customers.
Excellent problem-solving skills and familiarity with technical constraints and limitations as they apply to designing for different platforms.
Expertise in web user interface design and development, enterprise design experience is a plus.
Ability to lead and ideate products from scratch and improve features, all with a user-centered design process.
A keen eye for usability and a healthy dose of perfectionism.
Ability to handle multiple priorities on tight deadlines without compromising quality.
Openness to critique from various partners and curiosity to learn from a spectrum of perspectives.
Familiarity with Agile SCRUM development methodologies.
Outstanding verbal and written communications skills.
Education and Experience
BA / BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS related field or equivalent practical experience.