Senior VR Spatial Designer

at HotFoot Recruiters
Published December 1, 2023
Location Berkeley, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

HotFoot Recruiters has partnered with a Consumer Electronics Company in need of a Direct Hire VR Spatial Designer in the Berkeley, CA area. Position: Direct Hire VR Spatial Designer Location: Berkeley, CA Pay Range: $130k - $150k Job Responsibilities Identify opportunities to push the boundaries of VR and XR experiences and interactions. Collaborate with other designers & prototypes to bring XR designs to life across product offerings. Tasks will include developing and iterating visual design systems for VR and interactions, encompassing visual architecture, organization, iconography, typography, color, spatial design, motion, and interaction. Collaborating with UX designers, researchers, and engineers, you will iterate and refine these visual design systems and present to leadership. Define, extend and maintain the visual design system alongside relevant components and interactions ensuring consistency and alignment across the entire ecosystem. Incorporate user & market research into design solutions. Understanding user needs and the market landscape to deliver unique design solutions. Create user flows, UI designs, journey maps, interaction models, and information architectures. Communicate design vision to team members, cross-functional teams, and executives through storyboards, videos, presentations, and other assets. Craft thoughtful design principles and systems to inform and guide design decisions. Job Requirements Bachelor's or Graduate degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, HCI, or relevant field (or comparable experience). 8-12 years of interaction design experience with a portfolio highlighting multiple projects and demonstrating an end-to-end design process. Experience shipping multiple products from concept to creation. Experience working with and influencing a multi-disciplinary team of UX designers/researchers, planners, engineers, business development, product planning, marketing, and sales. Experience in designing both hardware and software user experiences. Proficiency in industry-standard design tools such as Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD, and prototyping tools. Experience designing for VR/AR/XR or other spatial experiences. Programming experience - Unity, C#, or other programming languages. 3D software experience - Unity, C4D, Blender, Maya, or similar. UX and Interaction Design experience beyond conventional 2D web and mobile applications. HotFoot Recruiters is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any characteristic protected by law.