Job Description / Skills Required
GoPro makes it easy for people to celebrate and share experiences. We believe life is more meaningful when shared. We build cameras, software, and accessories that help the world share itself in immersive and exciting ways.
GoPro offers a fun and dynamic work environment with passionate and motivated people who have the dedication to learn, innovate, and succeed.
We are seeking a top-tier candidate for the Software UX Designer role. The position will drive user interface direction for media editing solutions on mobile devices and the GoPro ecosystem. As part of the UX team, you will collaborate with UX, Product Management, and Engineering teams to develop the design deliverables that move products from concept to final art. In addition, you will build upon the vision for GoPro user interfaces, and communicate it to all members of the software team. The ideal candidate will be creative, collaborative, and extremely user-centric.
What You Will Do
Champion the user. Understand the motivations behind user behavior in the GoPro ecosystem and provide class-leading experiences that engage and delight.
Collaborate with the members of the Editing UX team, Core & Camera UX teams, Product Managers and management to define the user interface directions for GoPro mobile software.
Conceptualize new user interface directions for GoPro products and features while taking into consideration engineering constraints, customer needs, and industry best practices
Communicate new concepts and ideas effectively to a wide internal audience including product management and engineering teams
Collaborate with other members of the UX team to translate concepts into comprehensive interface designs that meet the deadlines of the product development roadmap
Collaborate with other user interface teams within GoPro to ensure consistency of experience across camera and software products
Work closely with Prototypers and UX Designers to ensure the functional flow and visual depiction are complimentary
Assist other UX team members in maintaining comprehensive flow documentation and specifications of designs for U.S. and offshore engineering teams
Leverage qualitative and quantitative user research to direct the flow design and feature implementation
Manage difficult tradeoffs relating to product features
Contribute unique ideas and influence the design work of others
Skills We're Stoked About
7+ years of experience, with a proven track record, in consumer product user interface designs
Experience with visual design systems, particularly editing
Experience working with iOS and Android product user interface (must have some experience other than website user interfaces)
Knowledge of workflow, wireframing and schematic creation tools such as Sketch, Illustrator, etc.
Ability to communicate effectively and convey the logic and rationale behind design decisions
Extremely organized and detail oriented
Passion for product and dedication to work in a dynamic and exciting team environment
Ability to work collaboratively with others and in a rapidly changing environment
Ability to travel (3-5 times per year)
Ability to create "clickable" mockups using inVision, Framer or other tools
Sport Activity experience
Photo/ Video camera related product experience
Experience working on user interface flows for hardware products with small displays (less than 5 inches diagonal)
BS/ BA degree – MS/MA preferred
Results and deadline driven
Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee commuter shuttles throughout the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)
Employee discounts on GoPro products and other industry discounts
Paid Time Off Programs
Medical, Dental & Vision – premiums are fully paid for employees
Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
Company 401(K) Match
LiveHealthy Program – Monthly benefit toward participation in wellness activities
Awesome wellness program including onsite fitness classes, health screenings, farmers market and more!
Fully stocked break rooms on each floor!
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer