The User Interface Designer II will work in an agile team of developers, UX designers and product managers to design modern user experiences across AutoZone’s multiple digital platforms. Candidates must be knowledgeable of experience design with a strong background in graphic design and web design. Must be able to implement industry best practices for both web design and front-end web development. Should be comfortable leading and solving UI/UX design challenges for large scale and small scale responsive web-based projects and marketing campaigns in a fast pace environment. Experience with enterprise eCommerce solutions a plus.
+ Drive and creates innovative clean design concepts using industry best practices to enhance website design and functionality though the use of various UI design tools. + Design UIs and production ready assets for landing pages, emails, marketing campaigns, and other web site graphics as needed optimized for web. + Collaborate with stakeholders to provide design solutions from wireframes to high fidelity comps across multiple platforms and tools using industry best practices. + Create, improve and use wireframes, prototypes, style guides, user flows, and effectively communicate your interaction ideas using any of these methods. + Have a strong artistic eye for design and the ability to think creatively while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail. + Design visually compelling user interfaces and lead in the creation of design documents. + Work closely with the marketing and product teams to design engaging interfaces across multiple platforms (i.e. responsive web sites, mobile apps, etc.). + Demonstrate strong ability to use design thinking to solve user experience problems through design while being a self-starter with a positive attitude and enthusiasm for hard work. + Solicit feedback, lead and participate in peer design reviews and critiques to influence the direction of design deliverables for various projects and campaigns. + Works closely with project teams during design and development phases to ensure project UI goals and deadlines are being met. + Creates modular UI components based on Atomic Design Principles + Leads the development lifecycle of a variety of ongoing projects. + Provide clear, concise documentation for code and style guide
+ Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent in Graphic Design, Communications, Design, Marketing, or Computer Science. + Minimum of 4 - 6 years of experience in web design & web development technologies + Portfolio of work demonstrating mastery in creating effective user-centered design solutions, experience designing responsive user interfaces and web designs creativity and user centered design solutions. + Strong design chops with exposure to design systems and patterns. + Translate wireframes into high-quality, user interface designs. + Strong knowledge of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, etc. + Solid understanding of responsive web design. + Fundamental understanding of the technologies involved in web development.
**Knowledge & Abilities:**
+ Ability to provide design recommendations bykeep up-to-date with emerging technologies and latest design trends, best practices and competitive activity. + Resourceful, self starter who is collaborative, inclusive and a flexible team member and partner with experience working with agile teams and cross functional teams. + Ability to diagnose issues and to efficiently and creatively solve complex problems. + Ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced, results-driven environment. + Excellent communication, presentation and analytical skills including the ability to communicate design concepts clearly and persuasively across various audiences. Design concepts should be based on overall design roadmap as well as your own design thinking and fundamental principles.
**Preferred Skills, but not required:**
+ Coding experience can be an advantage but is not required. + Knowledge of information architecture + Bilingual + Knowledge of SEO + Experience managing others, direct & indirect, including agency management.
AutoZone, and its subsidiaries, ALLDATA, AutoAnything and IMC are equal opportunity employers. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other legally protected categories.