Randstad UX Prototyper in Palo Alto, California

UX Prototyper


Palo Alto, CA

Date Posted:

Monday, October 3, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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As a prototyper on the Nest UX/UI Design team, you ll be responsible for quickly bringing concepts to life in app and device UX. We seek individuals whose primary medium is code but who think like designers, always looking to make the experience more functional, efficient, and delightful. In addition, you will be expected to share technical ideas and approaches with the larger engineering teams to help see innovative ideas through to launch.

Overall Responsibilities:

Strategize, brainstorm and define approaches that optimize implementations of designs

Rapidly iterate on the development of prototype based on input from various sources

Participate in scrums and engineering workflow

Ensure delivery of designs and prototypes are appropriate for the engineering team

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

Build and test concepts for validation

Facilitate quick test prototypes and long-term maintainable code

Partner with designers, engineers and other prototypers across the company


BA/BS in Design or related discipline

5+ years work experience as a software engineer

3+ yrs of experience in developing either native Android or iOS applications

5+ years experience with core production tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, After Effects)

3+ years of Raspberry Pi, Arduino and 3-D prototyping experience

Focus on front end, pixel perfect, code

Comfortable with rapid development cycles and tight schedules

Great design sense, loves solving complex problems, and can clearly translate design ideas into engineering solutions

Nice to Have:

A link to a Github and/or StackOverflow account, technical blog, or links to apps and previous work

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