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UI/UX Designer II, Autotask (Mobile-focus)

Location: Albany | Remote

Datto, the world’s leading provider of IT solutions delivered through managed service providers, is looking for a UI/UX Designer II to join a rapidly growing team. Datto is an innovative company at its core and is an exciting and dynamic workplace. We are 100% focused on our managed service provider partners and believe that with the right technology, managed service providers can change how businesses around the world operate. Datto provides data protection, business continuity, networking, business management, and file backup and sync products that enable and protect the clients of our 14,000+ partners. We are headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut and have 22 offices worldwide.

Our UI/UX Designers are responsible for creating functional, visually appealing designs to address user and business needs that delight our users. They are passionate about creating exceptional, gratifying user experiences, advocating for the user-base, and constantly pushing to move the product-line forward. This particular Designer role is focused on but is not limited to, the company’s mobile (phone, tablet) offerings.

Does This Describe You:

  • Innovative
  • A problem solver
  • Strong customer focus

A Look Inside the Job:

  • Lead and manage the design efforts on the company’s mobile offerings, as well as other (non-mobile) projects
  • Work with Product Management to define and prioritize user stories and functional business requirements; assist in roadmap planning and in the company’s overall mobile strategy
  • Translate user stories into functional business requirements and simple, easy-to-use design concepts
  • Work with Engineering and Product Management teams to define, analyze, and prototype web-based and mobile software solutions
  • Create and document storyboards/prototypes illustrating product features and business workflows to communicate with multiple departments
  • Provide elegant and simple design solutions that offer enhanced functionality while maintaining the integrity of the existing products
  • Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that illustrate simplicity, despite system/software complexity
  • Directly responsible for delivering enjoyable User Experience visions, accurate UI specifications, and prototypes

About You:

  • 3-5 years of experience in User Experience/User Interface (UX/UI) design; developing consumer-facing websites; developing web or mobile User Experience designs
  • Strong understanding of UI/UX Design concepts and an ingrained sense of what makes an effective, delightful end-user experience
  • Strong understanding of mobile design concepts (iPhone/Android), including a deep understanding of current mobile trends and best practices and how they can effectively be applied to the company’s products
  • Experience with Adobe suite, Sketch, InVision, and Axure; a plus 
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, creativity, and multi-tasking ability
  • The ability to receive a constructive critique of own work and use it to improve quality
  • The ability to be part of a team and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • A Bachelor’s Degree (required); a Bachelor’s Degree in Human-Computer Interaction or related field is a plus

Note: We are looking only for candidates willing to join us directly as W2 employees (No 3rd party candidates)

At Datto, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and offer all full-time employees a wide-ranging benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive health-care benefits
  • Free lunch every Friday
  • Flexible working hours
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Charity match program
  • Transit subsidy in select cities
  • Education reimbursement
  • And more!

By submitting an application, you acknowledge we will process your data in order to consider you for the position you apply for and for other open positions within our company for which you may be suited.  We collect and store your data in accordance with our Recruiting Privacy Practices.

Datto is an equal opportunity employer.

Disclaimer:
Autotask is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Autotask about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Autotask via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Autotask; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by Autotask as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.