Google User Experience Designer(UX) is made up of multi-disciplinary teams of UX Designers, Researchers, Writers, Content Strategists, Program Managers, and Engineers. We deeply care about the people who use our products and believe in gathering insights about their attitudes, emotions, and behaviors to inspire and inform design. By collaborating closely with each other, engineering, and product management, we create industry-leading products that deliver value to our users and Google’s businesses.
Minimum Qualifications for User Experience Designer:
Bachelor’s degree in Design (e.g., Interaction, Graphic, Visual Communications, etc.), Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
A design portfolio that demonstrates design principles for web or mobile platforms.
Completion of a technical certification (e.g., Grow with Google – UX Design Certificate or other equivalent certifications).
Experience designing across multiple platforms (Android, iOS, and the Web).
Experience working with designers, researchers, engineers, content strategists, and product managers throughout the design process (e.g., creating user flows, wireframes, and building user interface mockups/prototypes).
Excellent leadership, communication, and collaboration skills.
Help to define the user model and user interface for Google products and features.
Develop detailed storyboards, mockups, and prototypes to communicate interaction and design ideas.
Collaborate with product managers, engineers, researchers, writers, and cross-functional stakeholders to understand requirements and provide creative solutions.
Evaluate the usability of new and existing products and make constructive suggestions for change.
About the Job:
At Google, we follow a simple but vital premise: “Focus on the user and all else will follow.” Our User Experience Designers take complex tasks and make them intuitive and easy-to-use for billions of people around the globe. From creating user flows and wireframes to building user interface mockups and prototypes, you will envision how people will experience our products and bring that vision to life in a way that feels inspired, refined, and even magical.
As an early career User Experience Designer, you will rely on user-centered design methods to craft industry-leading user experiences from concept to execution. Collaborating with your design partners, you will leverage and evolve the Google design language to build beautiful, innovative, and inspired products that people love to use.
User Experience Designer is at the forefront of how we create intuitive, innovative, and beautiful products that people love. We strive to learn and understand our users’ needs, behaviors, and emotions to gather insights that inform product strategy and design. Our UX teams include designers, researchers, content strategists, and engineers who are passionate about quality, usability, and simplicity. Together, we solve complex challenges and craft experiences that highlight our products’ unique capabilities and personalities. Our work touches billions while exemplifying a key principle that is core to Google’s philosophy: “Focus on the user and all else will follow.”
The US base salary range for this full-time position User Experience Designer is $99,000-$144,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process. Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only and do not include bonus, equity, or benefits. Learn more about benefits at Google.
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Note: By applying to this position, you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: Mountain View, CA, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA.
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