Senior UX Designer - Web Apps

| Greater Boulder Area
As a key member of our UX team you will bring a deep understanding of user-centered design processes for administrative Web-based applications to help drive our bold product vision forward. You’ll work hand-in-hand with UX Researchers, Product Owners, and Engineers to understand user needs, then translate those insights into creative solutions for our desktop Web applications. You are a critical, inventive thinker with a great design sense, a deep understanding of information architecture, a passion for data-driven decision making and an ability to communicate your ideas effectively within a cross-functional team. Above all, you are passionate about solving real problems for real people, and bring a positive attitude surrounding the change you can make in the world.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Utilizing the Semantic UI framework to design highly intuitive user experiences for our desktop Web applications by evaluating business goals, generative research, customer feedback, and usability findings.
  • Performing heuristic evaluations of current platform state to uncover and address IA inefficiencies and/or poor UX, then rapidly redesigning those experiences by leveraging your expertise Web-based administrative systems.
  • Applying your skills in CSS and HTML to deliver pixel-perfect interfaces directly to Engineers in a tightly-coupled, collaborate process.
  • Rapidly iterating on parallel design explorations, wire frames, and prototypes to arrive at elegant, simple, yet powerful solutions to challenging market problems.
  • Providing executional precision throughout the course of the design and engineering life cycle, including detailed documentation and design QA.
  • Championing the value of user-centered design throughout the organization.

What you’ll bring along:

  • Undergraduate degree in HCI, cognitive psychology, product design or a related discipline
  • At least 6 years of professional experience as a member of the Product team – not with an agency - utilizing quantitative and qualitative data to drive the design and experience of enterprise-class administrative Web applications.
  • Solid command of CSS, HTML and how to leverage the power of browser developer tools to play with live interfaces during design exploration.
  • Expertise in Sketch, Web-based design kits, component libraries, and a deep belief in the importance of process governance, especially at scale.
  • Strength in information architecture, wire framing, interaction design, rapid prototyping and the restraint to properly iterate in an agile development process
  • Expert level knowledge of user-centered design methodologies with the desire to influence and mentor the team in the value across a multidisciplinary team.
  • Deep understanding of usability heuristics in order to properly apply them across a variety of ecosystem properties
  • Superior communication skills and presentation skills, with an ability to transfer ideas to a diverse audience of executives, product managers, software engineers, salespeople, then constructively integrate feedback
  • Thrive in an environment where “what if” is commonplace
  • Love working with people and play well as a member of the team
  • Driven to help others – it feeds your soul

Our team members enjoy:

  • Compensation and bonus commensurate with experience
  • Plenty of time off to help you stay balanced
  • Medical with HSA contribution
  • A dynamic, talented team, dedicated to changing the world and building an incredible business
  • Beautiful office space in downtown Boulder on Pearl Street, steps from coffee shops and blocks from hiking trails
  • Company Happy Hour Fridays
  • Fresh fruit, snacks, coffee and sodas
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Location

Gloo's campus is on the west end of Pearl in downtown Boulder. We are walking distance from great natural beauty and hip trendy eateries and cafes!

What are Gloo Perks + Benefits

Gloo Benefits Overview

• Compensation commensurate with experience
• A full suite of benefits including performance bonus and equity
• An incredible team of talented and passionate folks to hang out with

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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