We believe travel enriches our lives and connects us to each other. Our Expedia Flights team is dedicated to building experiences that help travelers like you go places and makes our world more connected. We are a global team with representation in the United States, Mexico, Australia and India. Our Flights Shopping Platform is one of the largest in the world serving over 150 million queries a day and powering some of the strongest brands in the industry like Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity, Wotif, Hotwire and ebookers. Expedia disrupted the airline industry with its flight shopping and booking technology 20 years ago. We always want to “be the place travelers choose to explore and book flights for a trip” and are looking for talent to join us and build technology and experiences that power these.
As a UX Designer you will work with researchers, content strategists, product managers and engineers to develop and improve Expedia’s products and services for millions of our customers worldwide, every day.
What you'll do:
Enjoy designing experiences across multiple devices and platforms, from responsive web applications to iOS and Android mobile apps.
Choose the right tool for the right problem, fluidly moving through different stages of the process from sketching to low- and high-fidelity prototypes
Ground your work in observations, research and analytics to help you come up with ideas and then validate through testing
Advocate for user-centric design practices
Believe universal design is the best design, and design for people of all abilities
Believe feedback is a gift, you actively seek it out, and give it thoughtfully in order to continually raise the quality of the experience
Think about design as a system, and use our pattern library as a way to influence both quality and efficiency for all our products.
Who you are-You'll fit if you have
Degree in a relevant field (HCI, Graphic Design, Interaction Design, etc.)
Portfolio demonstrating great use of typography, color, imagery, grid systems, and well-crafted animation/transitions
Portfolio demonstrating sound product thinking through navigation, user flows, interaction design and information architecture
While not a requirement, we look for experience hand-coding HTML/CSS and JS and a fundamental understanding of responsive web design standard methodologies (bonus points if you’ve used LESS or SCSS and GitHub)
Why join us:
Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.