Senior UX Designer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

Are you passionate about information security and interested in making the web safer? Are you looking for flexible hours working remotely? If so, this may be your dream job.

You Will:

  • Collaborate with Marketing, Development and other stakeholders to deliver web and software projects as the sole UX Designer in the company.
  • Drive the creative direction and user experience for our products and websites, designing experiences that are simple, intuitive and elegant.
  • Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, click-throughs, and prototypes.
  • Incorporate customer feedback, research findings and technical constraints in design.
  • Have a perspective on user experience research and help manage research and testing roadmap.
  • Execute creative solutions to meet design needs for a wide variety of digital and print projects including: print and digital sales and marketing collateral, business cards, web page design, digital ads and more.
  • Collaborate with Design, Marketing, Development and other stakeholders to deliver projects.
  • Identify and work with vendors to deliver print projects that meet reasonable quality, cost and turnaround time requirements.

Skill Requirements

You Are:

  • Comfortable working on a 100% remote team as the sole UX Designer in the company.
  • An excellent communicator, both in writing and verbally.
  • An outstanding teammate.
  • Nimble, able to come up with creative solutions, and mature in your approach to solving challenging problems.
  • Comfortable in designing various digital assets for websites, advertising channels, social channels, and more.
  • Able to produce high-fidelity design comps and interaction specifications for hand off to development.
  • Proficient working with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop at minimum), Adobe Acrobat and Google Docs.
  • Able team worker: self-directed and able to collaborate easily, knowing when to ask for help and how to give and receive feedback.

Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience as a user experience designer or similar role.
  • A proven portfolio covering both digital and print design.
  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating user-centered design solutions.
  • Ability to follow brand guidelines and use good judgement to produce digital and print content.
  • Ability to quickly understand and grasp topics and concepts related to the web security industry.
  • Strong verbal and written English skills.
  • Effective time management.
  • An enthusiastic “everything is possible” attitude. Ability to see opportunity when problems arise.
  • A fast and reliable internet connection.

Note: All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a background check. The results of the background check are considered as they relate to the position and do not automatically disqualify someone from a offer of employment with the company.

About the Company

Defiant, makers of the WordPress security plugin Wordfence, is a fast-moving cybersecurity company that delivers the best threat protection for WordPress sites.

We’re a 100% remote team, nimble, self managing and work in a relaxed atmosphere with a sense of humor. Rather than working for a mega-corp, you will be working in a company where your work has real impact in the fun, high-growth stages of our evolution.

How to apply

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