Handsome is a design & innovation agency located in Austin, TX.
Some of our clients include: FedEx, Keller Williams, Facebook, Home Depot, and Nickelodeon.
We’re based on the east side of Austin, Texas. We’re a hardworking group of strategists, researchers, designers, and technologists and we take our work seriously.
We’re passionate and rigorous about our human-centered design process and this is the main driver for the success of our work and for our clients choosing us.
We constantly push each other in order to be better skilled in our craft and make the products we build with our clients look and function at a world-class level.
We are seeking Interaction & Experience Designers at all levels, for freelance contract (project-based) positions, as well as staff positions for our Austin, TX office.
As an Interaction & Experience Designer, your goals are:
The artifacts you will be making include:
Some methods and activities you should be comfortable executing are:
You are a highly collaborative systems thinker who is chomping at the bit to throw yourself into messy problem spaces. Interaction Designer at your core, you are deeply familiar with and can cleverly articulate the value of design and the core components of the design process.
You think in terms of system flow and understand the thought processes of humans as they relate to technology and products.
You help fully understand a problem space and product opportunity in light of the needs of end users. You communicate with words, models, and prototypes with the level of fidelity necessary.
You are comfortable with ambiguity and work to tame the chaos of messy problem spaces.
You have a background in the following fields: Interaction Design, Human Factors, Qualitative/Ethnographic Design Research or Design Thinking.
You can articulate best practices in the form of interaction design heuristics and are familiar with a wide range of interaction design patterns for desktop and mobile applications.
You are comfortable expressing your ideas through sketched wireframes and models as well as thorough and compelling written communication.
You have a good attitude, even when projects do not turn out exactly the way you’d like.
You are a great listener and ask clarifying questions before offering a solution or opinion.
You are willing to admit when you do not have the answer to something.
You are excellent at respectfully disagreeing with team members and clients, in a way that makes them love and appreciate you even more.
Send us a message at firstname.lastname@example.org with your résumé, portfolio of relevant work and anything else you wish us to see and consider.