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Microsoft Corporation UX Designer 2 in Redmond, Washington

Are you excited about working on a new AI product that augments humans who need to reason with unstructured information?

The AI Empowerment team is well on its way to create this breakthrough product in long-term partnership with a handful of the largest enterprises globally. The product harvests, creates and harnesses a diverse range of AI models and automatically makes their output intelligible to humans on demand. Our product design point is to help people make sense of information buried in mountains of documents, conversations, photos, videos, 2D and 3D scans, molecular and genetic representations, and emerging device and sensor signals.

The AI Empowerment design team is looking for a strong visual UX/UI designer who is comfortable building a product from the ground up. Our team strives to deliver designs with thoughtfulness and simplicity in the complex world of AI and machine learning. Bring your visual talents and make a big impact at the crossroads of AI and design. Work alongside designers, research scientists, and engineers - taking breakthrough ideas and turning them into one-of-a-kind product experiences.

If you are looking for an environment that allows you to work closely with engineers and applied scientists, and where involving the customer is just another day at the office, then this is the team for you.

Responsibilities

As a Designer on the team, you will:

  • Bring strong user centered design skills, creating solutions that simplify the complex world of AI

  • Take a project end-to-end: working through UX challenges, partnering with UX research to iterate, delivering specs and assets

  • Explore design solutions for various user flows which support business and product needs

  • Assist with UX research by providing mockups and prototypes

  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers to continually improve the product experience

  • Be willing to present UX/UI work to designers, developers, and business stakeholders

Qualifications

Required

  • 4+ years (post education) related UX design experience in product, company or agency

  • Bachelor’s degree in Design (or related field) or equivalent professional experience

  • Experience with a variety of design tools – Sketch (or Adobe XD), Photoshop, Illustrator

Preferred

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Have a thorough understanding of layout, color, and typography

  • Self-starter who plans and executes end-to-end product design with minimal support

  • Portfolio that demonstrates individual and team efforts to design products end-to-end

  • Experience designing cloud-based software and services

  • Experience contributing to design systems

  • Experience working on AI or ML based products

  • Experience with data visualizations

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

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