Senior UX/UI Designer
At Extra Space Storage, if it matters to you, it matters to us! It is an exciting time to be at Extra Space Storage! We got our start in 1977. Today we are a New York Stock Exchange-traded company leading the self-storage industry in more ways than one. But to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. We offer a fast-paced collaborative environment where each of us directly contributes to the company’s success. Come join us and find out why so many of our employees recommend us as a great place to work.
This opportunity is based out of Salt Lake City, Utah and a relocation package will be provided.
Enhance user experience by creating seamless navigation through various digital programs and products within the company
Understand product specifications and user psychology
Manage and mentor junior designers about UX/UI design processes
Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)
Manage concept and usability testing and gather feedback
Understand and create compatible UI designs with UX wireframes in accordance with brand guidelines
Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers
Keep abreast of competitor products and industry trends
Build storyboards process flows, and sitemaps to conceptualize designs to accurately convey project plans to clients and management
Collaborate with creative project manager and team for reporting, team assignments, status and updates
Collaborate in other design areas when needed or willed to explore
3-5 years of demonstrated experience in creating and implementing UX/UI design for web and mobile/app design (native Android/iOS app)
Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
Strong portfolio of design projects
Background in project management and research
Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
Proficient in design software (e.g. Figma, Balsamiq, InVision, Zeplin)
BS in Design, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
Proficient with visual design programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and others
Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment to create top-performing interfaces for clients
Experience with coding and ability to troubleshoot using HTML, CSS, Java Script and comparable languages is a plus
Continued education and research into UX/UI trends and current design strategy and technologies
Professional written and interpersonal skills when communicating with customers and clients
Ability to prioritize and manage several milestones and projects efficiently
Account for challenges using problem-solving skills and seek to optimize data for the best possible outcome
Experience creating storyboards and website mapping
Understanding of Apple’s human interface design guidelines, Android design and other mobile platform designs, including Google’s material design.
We pride ourselves on hiring top talent and provide you the following benefits and more:
Well defined career paths
Qualify for Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on Day 1
Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending (FSA)
Company paid Life, AD&D, and Short & Long Term Disability
401K with company match after 90 days of service
Holiday pay and paid time off
Extensive Wellness Program and various Employee Discount Programs
Personal Health Advocate
Free soda, coffee, and drinks all day every day and much, much more!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In 2015 alone we added 1.6 billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.
The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation-driven corporate environment. We are the best at getting better!
Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary
Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team to corporate employees, on-site managers and our call center team.
Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction
Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, which is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs!
An Extra Space employee is number-one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. They are also passionate and enjoy a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices and you’ll see why Extra Space is an amazing place to work.