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We’re looking for :

Senior UX/UI Designer - Freelance, Project Based
(1 Open role)
About Tether:

At Tether, we help brands define the human need that makes what they offer truly matter, through a unique approach that elevates story over style.

Tether was born in Seattle, 2008. We gave ourselves a name to reflect the enduring emotional connection we were determined to forge between brands and people, then set out to build our own creative playground, selling products we made, showing art we curated and hosting all kinds of community events and concerts.

A lot has changed since those early days. Throughout it all, we’ve remained steadfastly independent and wholly committed to being the kind of place we always wanted to work and the kind of creative partner we always wanted to work with.

A bit about the role:

Tether is seeking a freelance Senior UX/UI Designer to work on a project basis and across various projects. This can be 100% remote and the individual is free to work on other projects. You will work under the collaborative direction of the Creative Director and/or Associate Creative Director operating across several disciplines involved in providing a positive user experience, including IA, UI Design, and IxD. Our creatives are involved from the very start to the very end of products.

 

  • Provide ideas, concepts and designs that that respond to the briefed objectives with a strong understanding of user experience, interaction design and creative collaboration
  • Work with clients in a professional manner across all projects, regardless of level of involvement
  • Partner with team members across disciplines (brand, copy, video, production, project management, etc.), looking for ways to improve creative work and processes to create compelling digital brand experiences
  • Display and continue to develop professional-level creative execution for interactive media. Display competency for tools and techniques to deliver on branded interaction and user experience design.
  • Display and continue to develop a solid understanding of online digital production execution, digital production techniques and developer integration, including delivering complete, orderly files to the development team, through production design files with redlines.
  • Maintain an up-to-date understanding of browser and device limitations.
  • Ability to provide optimized digital assets to the developers in order to produce the digital experience
  • Manage digital assets needed to complete the design of the digital experience
  • Consistently proof your work for quality and accuracy
  • Adhere to established schedules and budgets, alerting others when potential issues arise
What we'd like to
see from you:
  • Bachelor’s degree in design or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of 5 years creating UX/UI flows from research to ideation to execution.
  • Experience creating user flows, prototypes, highly detailed wireframes and high fidelity mockups for digital storytelling experiences and responsive websites
  • Experience designing visual UI design solutions with information architecture, visual communication and hierarchy
  • Ability to collaborate with creative directors, designers, developers, and copywriters to create compelling digital brand experiences
  • Top notch basic Mac and Adobe Creative Suite skills
  • UX concepting and rapid prototyping experience via Adobe XD or Sketch
  • A basic knowledge of HTML/CSS and the mechanics of web and app development
  • Able to solve creative challenges in innovative ways
  • Able to consistently meet deadlines and maintain a positive attitude under pressure
*FYI:

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. This freelance opportunity does not qualify for company benefits

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To Apply:

While we might not be actively looking for a particular role, we’re always interested in great people and talent that can help complement our team. Feel free to reach out to careers@tether.com to let us know if you’re interested.

*FYI:

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law