User Experience Designer - India / Bangalore

CAST is the market leader in Software Intelligence. Its unique technology thoroughly examines the structure of complex software systems, with MRI-like precision. It delivers accurate, actionable, and automated views of software architecture, critical flaws, quality grades, sizing metrics, open source usage, and cloud readiness levels. Hundreds of companies rely on CAST for greater objectivity in crucial business decisions, faster application modernization for Cloud, raising the quality and security of their custom software. CAST operates globally with offices in North America, Europe, India, China.

Job definition

Working at CAST R&D means being an important part of a highly-talented, fast-paced, multicultural and Agile team based in Paris (France) and Bangalore (India). The team builds sophisticated source code analysis platform leveraging parsing, control flow, data flow and others mechanisms to fully understand the inner structure of the complex IT Systems developed and used by the Fortune 500 companies.

We are looking for a talented designer who exhibits user empathy, big picture focus; and has mature design craftsmanship and problem-solving skills, who will work collaboratively with UX researchers, product managers and engineers while driving design from concept to final implementation

Profile

  • Generate ideas, from foundational concepts with big ripple effects to small UI interactions, with fellow designers, product managers, and developers. Bring a user focus to these brainstorming sessions.
  • Take initial concepts and mock-ups and own the process of building them out into entire end-to-end experiences within the product.
  • Quickly iterate on concepts to bring them to life.
  • Create & maintain design systems that are simple to understand but help us to move faster as we scale.
  • Conduct user research and usability testing to discover the problems we need to focus on and to validate design changes.
  • Critique and iterate on design ideas with other team members, proactively opening up your own ideas for critique.
  • Partner with us to develop a visual language that is consistent, clear, and understandable across platforms. Work in interaction details that make the product not only usable but also enjoyable to use.
  • Help us mould our culture into one that relentlessly focuses on the customers who use CAST, encouraging design thinking across the organization.

Portfolio

  • Portfolio showcasing your proficiency in translating research insights into great product experiences, reflecting the synthesis of good visual and interaction design principles.
  • A strong portfolio is critical for this role, both in terms of demonstrating your experience and as an example of your ability to create a compelling design presentation and be indicative of problem solving, creative thinking and the delivery of solid end to end scenarios
  • 3+ years of experience shipping products in a product/software environment
  • Passion for design and a strong command of interaction and visual design capabilities
  • Proven experience in creatively solving hard problems, driving complex design issues across multidisciplinary groups such as engineering, product management, research and marketing; and shipping relevant experiences within deadlines.
  • User-centric approach to design and an understanding of how to apply research insights into design and development of the product experience.
  • Should have demonstrable User Interference and User Experience design skills with a strong portfolio.
  • Should have solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps.
  • Should have proficiency in Figma, Invision, Sketch, Adobe XD, Illustrator or any Visual design and Wire-framing tools.
  • Should have proficiency in responsive web designing and knowledge about HTML and CSS.
  • Should have knowledge about material design guidelines.

 

  To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to hr.in@castsoftware.com