We at Nokia, Bangalore are currently looking out for an Interaction Designer with 2-5 yrs of relevant experience in the domain of mobile interaction / UI design.

Pls find the JD attached as posted on the Nokia career portal.

We expect candidates to be comfortable working with design tools, primarily Adobe Creative Suite. Basic understanding of CSS / HTML would be a plus.

Interested candidates should send across their updated resume and portfolio (preferably a web link, do not attach large PDF’s) to ext-ajith.raju@nokia.com and may include me in cc. Please make sure you include the job code (USE00000028) in the subject line.

Divesh Jaiswal
Senior UxD | Nokia . Bangalore

Job Description

Concept Developer-USE00000028


The Identity Management Team in Platform Services in Nokia Mobile Solutions is seeking a highly motivated and talented concept designer.

If you are a strong, creative, and collaborative designer who wears many hats, thinks conceptually and strategically about design and is passionate about the mobile and software industries, this is the role for you! You’ll work closely with other concept designers, user experience designers on service and platform teams, design leads and managers, key stakeholders, service product management, and developers in the Nokia organization to ensure that we create exceptional and unified solutions.

Candidates are required to demonstrate applied industry experience of employing new technologies to deliver compelling visual design systems for entire suites of rich client and web applications

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Lead by concept: Deliver easy-to-use, industry-leading concepts that delight the user.
  • Communicate, document, and represent concepts to team members, senior management and key stakeholders.
  • Expertly craft documentation to represent the team’s vision around concept design, including: storyboards, schematics, style guides, movies, PPTs and prototypes.
  • Develop information architecture, interaction design, wire frames and software UI around a well-defined nucleus of user needs, tasks, marketing and business requirements as defined by user experience specialists
  • Ensure consistency in product design, approach, and methodology, according to guidelines, branding direction, etc, working with other concept teams, user research teams, and Nokia-wide organizations.
  • Partner closely and collaborate with Product and Program Management, Development, Service Lines, Product Marketing, Portfolio Mgmt, Business Development, Architecture and User Experience in order to drive product requirements and consistent product design approach for the assigned solution.
  • Influence product management and product development on best practices and concept approaches, according to the common needs of the full product line and Nokia overall direction.
  • Work on multiple projects in parallel and appropriately organize and manage own assignments from concept to delivery.
  • Work closely with colleagues on our team and across Nokia to create a successful and collaborative work environment.

Experience concepting for cutting-edge consumer services and products through several full product development cycles.

  • 4+ years experience in concept design (software, mobile, web, other media), with an emphasis on conceptual and strategic thinking.
  • Experience concepting for and/or enthusiastically using smartphones, mobile devices, or small screen interfaces is a plus.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and organizational skills, with attention to detail.
  • Experience in defining, documenting, and communicating end-to-end concepts through specifications, use cases, prototypes, storyboards, screen mockups, and interactive demos.
  • Strong visual design sense and graphical/illustration skills, along with prototyping skills on interactive visualization technologies such as Adobe Creative Suite, Flash, DHTML, CSS, AJAX, QML, etc.
  • Ability to influence others to support decisions. Comfortable working with engineering and product management to define and implement concepts.
  • Experience working in a rapid application development environment using appropriate tools and techniques. Experience with agile development is a plus.
  • Ability to collaborate with a cross-functional team and produce quick concept designs & prototypes. Flexibility to iterate frequently, with a passion and drive for building world-class solutions.
  • Must be a highly collaborative team player who will thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly growing environment. Our team is friendly, professional, and passionate about everything we do!
  • Ability to brainstorm well with other concept designers, creative directors, design managers, senior product managers and executives, and give and take constructive feedback.
  • BA/BS degree in Interface Design, Interaction Design, Communication Design, Human Computer Interaction, Software Product Design, Architecture, or equivalent.

Job Research & Development

Primary Location : IN-Bangalore
Organization : Horizontal Units
Schedule : Full-time
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Education Level : Bachelor’s Degree (±16 years)
Job Type : Experienced
Employee Status : Regular
Travel : Yes, 10% of the time

Contact: dj2812@yahoo.co.uk