Boardriders, Inc

Multiple Locations

0 year(s)

Job Description
COMPANY OVERVIEW:                                                                                            
Boardriders, Inc., is the world’s leading action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories for Boardriders around the world. The Company’s apparel and footwear brands, represent a casual lifestyle for young-minded people who are inspired by a passion for outdoor action sports. The Company’s Quiksilver, Billabong, Roxy, DC Shoes, RVCA, Element, VonZipper, Xcel, Kustom and Palmers brands have authentic roots and heritage in surf, snow and skate. With approximately 10,000 team members globally, the Company’s products are sold in more than 110 countries in a wide range of distribution, including surf shops, skate shops, snow shops, its proprietary Boardriders stores and other Company-owned retail stores, select department stores and through various e- commerce channels.
“Boardriders is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer including:  Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans”
We're looking for a passionate and skilled team player to join the Boardriders ecommerce team as Gobal UI Designer and report directly our Director of Product. This person will help bring Boardriders outdoor action sports brands and products to life through elegant and simple online shopping journeys. The ideal candidate has 2-3 years of experience using a combination of design sense, user feedback, quantitative insights, forward-thinking aesthetics, and industry best practices. This is an opportunity to partner with product managers, engineering, analytics, marketing and creative to own a large part of the user experience and grow your skills.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Execute on all phases of the design process—from wireframing concepts and mocks to final hand-off to engineering and design QA
Create responsive designs for multiple contexts and device types (desktop, mobile, tablet)
Collaborate with other product managers and web developers to determine product specifications and deliver quality designs
Own web application style guides, pattern libraries, and UX standards. Enforce industry best practices and consistency globally
Ensure deliverables are detailed enough for implementation through a deep understanding of modern FED (e.g. dynamic content, checkout scenarios, form behavior)
Perform design user acceptance testing for various projects in the development phase; maintain detailed project test log for IT
Required Skills, Abilities, and Experience:
3+ years experience as a UI Designer, or similar role
Expert with Adobe Photoshop, Invision, Adobe XD and Sketch
Thorough understanding of layout, typography and visual hierarchy
Thorough understanding of mobile and responsive design
Strong portfolio of design projects required
A desire for and willingness to accept feedback
Multi-tasking skills and ability to prioritize own work
Working knowledge of HTML/CSS; JavaScript is a plus
Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum two years experience in UI design
Working knowledge of visual design, psychology of design, journey mapping, contextual research, and storytelling
Behavioral Competencies:
Attention to detail
Team work & collaboration
Multi-Tasker with strong sense of urgency