Join the A-Team
We are an optimistic, talented, and collaborative team that produces great work, and we only hire the best. As part of Awasu Design, you'll get to create solutions for clients ranging from two-person startups to Fortune 100 corporations.
We are currently staffing engagements with large, well-known corporate B2C clients as well as cool startups.
Encourage, guide, and mentor budding and talented designers
Collaboratively direct the quality of all design efforts
Push designers to expand their abilities
Craft expert presentations to convey complex concepts
Present ideas to clients, helping to communicate the rationale behind designs
Do push ups with the team
Proven experience leading a happy team of designers
Proven experience leading large projects
Expertise in all things design
Ability to maintain very high standards
Ability to provide thought leadership and inspire the team
Excellent communication skills
Use Post-it notes, markers, white boards, cool pads of paper, and pencils
Assess business requirements, project needs, and user goals
Help develop the UX strategy and approach for each project
Develop personas, use cases, and storyboards if necessary
Create site maps, flow diagrams, and navigation structures
Design wireframes, mockups, and other UCD deliverables
Facilitate design reviews and advocate for user needs
Coach and guide junior staff when needed
Choose new stations for the office Pandora station
Push-ups with the team if you're so inclined (optional)
Kick ass portfolio
Love working collaboratively
Experience working with clients and projects of various sizes
Self-motivated, organized, and can handle unstructured situations
Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
NEXT STEPS > Please let us know why you think you would be a good fit. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Our clients bring big challenges our way because they know we can tackle what might scare another team away. We simplify complexity by breaking things down to their core, and honing in on opportunities.
It's a great time for Awasu. We've got the fresh, excited energy of a young company, combined with the foundation and stability of an established company. We're great at landing interesting projects, setting them up well, and building on our reputation of over-delivering and truly partnering with our clients.
We all understand that deadlines occasionally require us to jam and do whatever it takes to get things done. At the same time, we're well staffed on projects and we have the space and the time to do things right without stretching too thin.
We believe there are four key elements to loving work: autonomy, purpose, mastery, and team. That means we're all encouraged and supported to be able to make decisions, collaborate and support each other like crazy, believe in what we do, constantly get better as a team and individually, and have a great time.
Good design is so much more than shiny objects and spiffy case studies. When we partner with clients, we don't just deliver exceptional solutions, we're dedicated to making their internal designers better by mentoring, coaching, consulting, and conspiring with them. We want them to really own the designs after we're gone.
We love showing others how to do design better. We present at conferences and lead workshops on how to organize projects, lead great review meetings, run innovation brainstorms, and develop leadership skills among designers.
Your work will be bolstered by every single member of the team. We work in a highly collaborative environment where everyone on the team makes the collective group stronger.