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UI Visual Designer, Full time position. Saratoga, CA.
Roku is the leading streaming platform. Since launching the first Netflix streaming player in 2008, Roku has delivered entertainment to millions of streaming players in the U.S. Roku features more than 400 entertainment channels including Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, Pandora, Angry Birds and HBO GO. Award‐winning Roku streaming players are renowned for their ease of use, value and selection of content. Roku players are sold through leading retailers in the U.S. Roku is founded by Anthony Wood, inventor of the DVR.
Role and Responsibilities
Graphic designer with strong creative and visual design experience. Responsible for the look and feel of the Roku streaming player user interface.
•Create and implement the visual language and overall look and feel based on product requirements, functional specs, and your gut feel
•Work with user experience designers and engineers to craft elegant interfaces that make it simple for our customers to watch a lot of video
•Brainstorm concepts and create visual prototypes via story boards, mockups, or other prototyping tools and present design ideas to stakeholders
•Know when to have pixel-perfect attention to detail and when to opt for low-fi design to optimize workflow and process
•Advocate for branding and style consistency across all communication platforms
•Exceptional visual and user interface design skills
•An affinity for consistency, color use, typography, and a keen eye for subtle details
•A portfolio with examples of visual designs that demonstrate a thorough understanding of user interaction and graphic design principles
•Ability to communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale
•Experience collaborating with product managers and UI/UX designers on user interfaces and interaction designs
•Expert level experience with design authoring tools (Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc)
•Knowledge of HTML, Flash, and 3D software is a plus
•5 -7 years experience
•BA in related field
Characteristics of success at ROKU
•Self-motivated individual who takes ownership
•Hands on and team orientation
•Desire to win in a highly competitive environment
Interested in this job or know someone else who may be? Please click here to apply.
Edited by User 35,420,732 on Mar 8, 2012 11:00 AM