UX/UI Designer

Ziosk - Dallas, TX (30+ days ago)2.4


Ziosk is revolutionizing the experience and economics of the $472 billion restaurant industry. Here’s how.

Ziosk places Android tablets on each table in a restaurant that enables guests to order food and drinks, access entertainment, and ‘pay on demand’. Today there are over 180,000 Ziosk tablets deployed in all 50 states at 3,000+ restaurants including Chili’s, Olive Garden, Red Robin, Outback, TGI Friday’s, Main Event, Friendly’s, Abuelo’s, Smokey Bones and UNOs. The Ziosk network is the largest network of restaurant tabletop ordering, entertainment and payment devices in the world.

In 2017, $8.9 billion went through the Ziosk platform and now moving into the independent restaurant market, the network is poised for more rapid growth.

Ziosk is the pioneer and industry leader in tabletop technology and has been covered in the national media including the WSJ, NYT, Washington Post, Nation’s Restaurant News and CNBC. Our rapid growth has created a number of new opportunities for people to join our team, including a UX/UI Designer.

Summary

If you have a passion and talent for designing engaging and interactive mobile/tablet applications for consumers, then we’d like to talk to you.

The UX/UI Designer reports to the Chief Creative Officer and will work closely with the marketing, production and development teams.

This role participates in and cultivates an environment of creativity and collaboration across disciplines. They are the standard bearer for UX and interface design, elevating the usability aesthetics of the internal agency. A successful UX/UI Designer at Ziosk is an innovative designer with the ability to bring order to complexity as well as effectively design the visual layer that expresses it. They must have excellent communication, organizational and time-management skills as the job entails coordinating across multiple projects and departments.

This role participates in user research and strategy, information architecture, and interaction design to create superb user experiences. They understand the business requirements of our clients then translate them into experiences their guests will love.

Join the revolution as our UX/UI Designer and help us create highly powerful and effective experiences that reach over 50 million consumers per month.

Responsibilities

Collaborate with Account/Project Managers and Technical Leads on multiple projects from inception to completion (planning projects, reviewing designs and other deliverables)
Design and develop innovative, creative solutions for our clients, including top restaurants and advertisers
Assist in the management of the day-to-day project activities of creative team members (experience design, visual design, animation, copy, production, etc.)
Advocate a culture of creative innovation and aesthetic and ensure quality in all creative deliverables
Identify opportunities to create business value and improve the user experience
Be an advocate of user-centered design in our cross-disciplinary agile environment
Stay informed about design trends but push beyond them in a thoughtful and original way
Plan and conduct user requirements gathering and analysis, competitive research, conceptual modeling and usability testing
Play a hands-on role in the production and delivery of customer journeys, sketches, mockups, user flows, wireframes and design assets
Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas and detailed design rationale both verbally and visually
Present strategies and concepts to clients and internal stakeholders
Create prototypes using tools such as Adobe XD
Contribute to the definition scope and phasing of project timelines
Qualifications

Outstanding online portfolio and/or case studies of UX/UI solutions
4+ years UX experience in web and/or mobile environment, computer interaction or other related field
Bachelor's degree required; preferred in design-related discipline: Interaction, Information or Interface design; Human-Computer Interaction; Design Planning; Graphic Design; Communications
Strong background developing consumer facing mobile / tablet applications
Exceptional self-management skills as well as being self-motivated, highly organized and accountable
Solid understanding of UX principles, including demonstrable practical experience of all aspects of user centered design, creating UX assets such as customer journeys, sketches, sitemaps, wireframes and rapid development of clickable prototypes to visualize design concepts, using standard industry tools
Early-adopter, innovator, thinker
Experience working in an Agile environment a plus
Strong communication skills – you will work on teams within and across 2 offices
Ziosk is an Equal Opportunity employer offering competitive benefits and compensation. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. and be able to commute daily to North Dallas. No agencies or third party recruiters, please.