Senior UI/UX Designer (USA Remote)
Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024
At Gurobi Optimization, we're on a mission!
A mission that focuses on mathematical optimization – it's all that we do. We empower our customers to expand their use of mathematical optimization technology in order to make smarter decisions and solve some of the world's toughest and most impactful business problems. We're looking for passionate, dedicated, innovative game-changers to join our team and drive the future of Gurobi.
Think you have what it takes to be a Gurobian? Read on...
1. Do you sweat the small stuff but love big picture things?
2. Can you roll up your sleeves and bring great ideas to life?
3. Are you passionate about technology and trends?
“If you have answered “yes” to these questions, please keep reading to hear more about an exciting new opportunity at Gurobi.
As a Senior UI/UX Designer at Gurobi Optimization, your role is pivotal in leading and shaping the company's creative direction. You will spearhead the conceptualization, design, and execution of innovative, creative projects, ensuring brand-relevant concepts for effective communication across webpages, digital marketing campaigns, events, and presentations. Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams, vendors, and agencies, you will maintainbrand consistency, crafting visually appealing design concepts that meet user needs and project objectiveswhile applying best practices in user experience and user interface design. Your dedication to iterating based on feedback, managing multiple projects efficiently, and staying updated on industry trends will be crucial in delivering high-quality design work and maintainingthe company's competitive edge. You will also play a vital role in presenting and communicating design strategies to stakeholders, pitching concepts, and justifying design choices, contributing to the company's creative vision and brand integrity while reporting to the Director of Creative Services.
What will you be doing?
- Leading Creative Projects:
- Spearheading conceptualization, design, and execution of creative projects.
- Driving brand-relevant concepts for effective communications across webpages, digital marketing campaigns, events, and presentations.
- Collaborating with Stakeholders:
- Working closely with cross-functional teams, vendors, and agencies.
- Ensuring campaigns and designs align with brand guidelines and maintain consistency across digital platforms.
- Creating Design Concepts:
- Developing innovative and visually appealing concepts, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes.
- Based on user needs, project requirements, and departmental objectives.
- Implementing UX/UI Principles:
- Applying UX/UI best practices to create intuitive and user-friendly digital experiences.
- Optimizing usability and engagement.
- Iterating Based on Feedback:
- Incorporating feedback from stakeholders, user testing, and analytics. Continuously refining designs and improving user experience.
- Managing Multiple Projects:
- Handling multiple projects simultaneously.
- Managing timelines, priorities, and resources effectively.
- Maintaining high-quality design output.
- Staying Updated on Trends:
- Keeping up to date on industry trends, emerging design technologies, and tools.
- Ensuring designs remain innovative and relevant.
- Presenting and communicating designs
- Effectively presenting and articulating design decisions and strategies to stakeholders.
- Pitching concepts and justifying design choices.
What experience and qualifications should you have?
- Hold a Bachelor's Degree in Design, Visual Arts, Visual Communication, or a relevant field.
- Possess 7+ years of design experience or related work experience.
- Creative Portfolio: Showcase a strong personal creative portfolio demonstrating your skills and achievements in the field.
What skills, abilities, and behaviors should you have?
- Provide a portfolio showcasing original, creative, and innovative design solutions as part of your application.
Do you know Gurobi?
Gurobi is an innovative remote company full of smart, committed professionals who are passionate about helping people solve tough problems through optimization. We balance work and fun while continuing to build a successful company that experiences growth in a sustainable way with purpose. When you join Gurobi, your voice matters. We believe in the power of people and never stop improving our work culture.
We produce the most advanced and respected commercial solver software globally. Our Gurobi Optimizer is the engine used by over 2,500 clients in over 40 industries to turn data into smarter decisions. It allows our users to state their toughest business problems as mathematical models and then automatically considers billions - or even trillions - of possible solutions to find the best one!
Just to show you how versatile our solver is - one of our clients is the NFL. We maximize league revenue by solving one of the world’s most complex scheduling problems. Can you believe it had over 800 trillion possible solutions? We get so excited for these possibilities!
Our enterprise clients include Apple, Google, Microsoft, Siemens, and SAP - just to proudly name a few.
Did you know we have been remote since 2008? It's true. The size of our team has tripled in 3 years just to keep up with our global support needs. While growth does require the business to evolve and change over time, we stay centered on our 5 core values: Customer Focus, Integrity, Dedication, Innovation, and The Power of the Team. That's why Gurobians will be the first to tell you that when you join Gurobi - you join a company that you can help drive far into the future.
What we offer?
· GREAT COMPANY CULTURE!
· 100% work from home
· Comprehensive compensation benefits programs
· Generous time off and leave programs
· Fun virtual meetups and classes
· Real work/life balance
· Reimbursement for any new home office furniture
· Worldwide team and company offsite meetings - business travel reimbursed
· Continuous review of programs – based on continuous feedback from our people.
Our Core Values
We strive for continual improvement in our product and in our business. We develop cutting-edge technology, take measured risks, and use critical thinking to evaluate new ideas.
We are dedicated to helping our customers, partners, and academic community succeed with mathematical optimization.
We endeavor to be honest, trustworthy, and transparent in everything we do. We are fair, respectful, and inclusive of everyone.
We love the work we do and are proud of the impact we have.
The Power of the Team
We celebrate the fact that we are an international, multigenerational, and multicultural team that works together to create a whole that is greater than the sum of its parts.
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
We are committed to a healthy work environment at Gurobi. We believe that different perspectives lead to better ideas and better ideas allow us to better understand the needs and interests of our diverse global community. We welcome different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. Gurobi is an equal opportunity employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or membership in any other legally protected category.
What does working remote for a global company mean at Gurobi? We require you to be eligible to live and work in the location where the position is needed. You can see the location of this position at the top of the posting within the Region/Location/ Travel line. Region pertains to the area that the role primarily supports. Location pertains to where you would need to reside to be considered.