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(Brazil,GPO) Industrial Designer /Sr Analyst, Visual UI designer

Date: Mar 5, 2021

Location: Joinville, SC, BR, 89219-900

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 41909 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

 

(GPO Brazil) Industrial Designer /Sr Analyst,  Visual UI designer

Internal Title:Senior Analyst,  Visual UI designer

Area: Global Consumer Design- Global Product Development

Location: Brazil, Joinville


 

Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Visual UI Designer opening to join our Global Consumer Design organization.

 

Function Overview

As Senior Digital UI Designer, you will join our User Experience and Interaction Design teams and you will be directly responsible for the creation of compelling and cutting-edge branded experiences across multiple digital appliances and mobile platforms.

 

You will be asked to generate best in class design solutions from initial concepts to pixel perfect comps release, working in symbiosis with UX designers during all the UI development, creating and populating digital style-guides and design systems.  

Your responsibility will be to successfully work with developers, project managers, and other internal teams to get your designs into production. You should have creative problem-solving skills and be able to multitask while working with minimal supervision on a wide variety of projects. You will have the chance to work with other talented designers in an environment that fosters a culture of curiosity, creativity, craftsmanship, innovation and cross-disciplinary collaboration. 

We expect uncompromising respect, honesty, and integrity. Energy, passion for design and usability, initiative, commitment, and visionary leadership are keenly appreciated - and rewarded. 

 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Create compelling and inspiring digital designs for Whirlpool connected home appliance products and services that stand out in the marketplace.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members throughout the design phase to address iterative feedback and to ensure optimal design execution.

  • Generate high-fidelity wireframes, mockups, and pixel-perfect visual designs based on UX flows. 

  • Apply UI best practices to drive innovation and ensure visual solutions are highly scalable across multiple applications

  • Contribute to develop our Design Systems for the different brands to create amazing user experiences. 

  • Work with the development team to provide guidance and validate implementation.

  • Engage with content repositories and systems to ensure graphics are cataloged appropriately.

  • Audit early software builds to ensure the team’s vision is being properly applied.

  • Foster the future: Actively seek and share digital inspiration (creative, technology, general digital trends).

 

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Graphic Design, Digital Art, Interaction Design

  • 5+ years of industry experience in designing & creating digital product or mobile user experiences.

  • Fluent in English, written and spoken.

  • Expertise in design basics including Typography, Color Theory, and Layout across different form factors.

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of atomic design principles and proven ability in creating branded design systems.

  • Proficient in the latest digital design tools such as Figma, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, Abstract, Zeplin, as well as a strong understanding of Android and IOS.

  • Design portfolio showcasing a variety of digital projects (roles and responsibilities on each project must be clearly stated in the portfolio).

 

Preferred Requirements: 

  • Understanding and knowledge of motion design principles and their application.

  • Understanding and basic knowledge of usability and user centered design principles and methodologies.

  • Strong written communication, and experience working with external development teams.

  • Good communication, presentation, and negotiation skills.


 

 

 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 77,000 employees and 59 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found at whirlpoolcorp.com.


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