"JOB:"Full-Time UI Designer, Windows with Skype Technologies in London, UK
30 Oct 2006 - 6:34am
UI Designer - Windows
Be part of Skype's UI Design and Usability team. We are changing the way
people communicate, and we are looking for like-minded folk to help us
design the next generation of products. We need you to help make it easy
for everyone in the world to use. Sure, it's easier enough today, but we
want to make it easier and more enjoyable. You like to design
experiences that are so simple. If you are a senior designer, please get
in touch with us. Junior designers are also welcome to apply.
Designing the user experience, human interfaces, interaction design, and
ease of use of our flagship Skype for Windows product.
* Experienced: Minimum 2-3 years experience in consumer software
UI design. Design for desktop applications is a plus.
* Knowledgeable: Adept at user-centered design methodologies,
theories, and research. The usual stuff: mental models, affordances,
widget selection, user testing, iterative design.
* Educated: BA/BS or MA/MS in UI Design, Interaction Design,
Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Interface Design, Computer
Science, Cognitive Science, or Psychology.
* Focused: Strong organizational skills, excellent communicator,
including cross-functional awareness