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Principal Visual Designer

Illumina, Inc.
Foster City, CA 94404
  • Job Code
    17176-JOB

Position Summary:

The Illumina Experience Design group is seeking a Principal Visual Designer 2 to help set the vision for our Design System. The successful candidate will be crucial in driving the visual style while helping unify the creative direction and visual language of Illumina products across all platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead concept design, development, and management of best in class visual design for our SW products.
  • Define the vision of a design system of visual style, UI components, and interaction design patterns.
  • Lead the visual and technical direction of the design system, visual style, and technical tooling, with input from Experience Design management and UX development.
  • Present the design systems mission, library, and process to other groups, including product managers, content specialists, QA, Marketing, and other design and development teams throughout the company
  • Define UX vision for data visualization across all SW products and drive concept and detailed design.
  • Design and implement visual concepts, guidelines and strategies for various projects and oversee them to completion
  • Collaborate with the marketing departments to translate brand guidelines across all our SW products into clear and motivating design solutions.
  • Engage in strategic planning with cross functional stakeholders, to provide direction, guidance and recommendations on visual design
  • Mentor other designers on visual design best practices
  • Proactively research market trends and evolutions in visual design including best practices and technology upgrades.
  • Design logos, icons and infographics
  • Have basic coding knowledge to collaborate closely with UX development
  • Create and organize production assets
  • Visually refine presentation materials, interactive event materials, and email marketing items for XD internal and external facing communication
  • Juggle multiple projects while effectively managing timelines and expectations

Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs.

Preferred Requirements:

  • 20+ years experience designing for digital products (desktop, cloud, mobile, consumer).
  • Experience using strong conceptual thinking to establish and execute compelling visual design directions.
  • Ability to produce cutting edge creative work with a master-level understating of visual design including iconography, typography and layout.
  • Advanced experience with design SW tools (Adobe creative suite, Canva, Sketch etc.)
  • Experience driving product development through design, leading projects and mentoring other designers with focus on visual design
  • Experience working with corporate branding to express the corporate brand at the product level.
  • Experience designing Design Systems is required.
  • Experience with data visualization is required.
  • Experience with digital health products is a plus.
  • Experience in user-centered design methods, exploration, and storytelling.
  • A burning desire to solve complex design problems ranging from big picture strategy to the fine details.
  • A positive attitude, open mind, and a desire to collaborate and learn.

Preferred Experience/Education:

  • Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent, may require an advanced degree, in Cognitive Science or related field
  • Typically has 10+ years of applicable management experience as assessed by Illumina Executive Staff.
  • Broad knowledge of all areas within particular Corporate sub-function or a function within an operation.
  • Typically has depth of technical knowledge in function derived from experience in non-management and middle management roles.

All listed requirements are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and responsibilities.

Illumina believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information.

Illumina believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you require accommodation to complete the application or interview process, please contact accommodations@illumina.com. To learn more, visit: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf





Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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