User Experience Designer
We believe travel enriches our lives and connects us to each other. Join a diverse group of designers dedicated to building experiences that help millions of people enjoy more of the world. We’re looking for self-motivated problem-finders, who can help us craft and improve customer experiences on a global scale for multiple brands, across devices and platforms, in a dynamic and collaborative environment.
As a User Experience 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:
Design 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
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 contribute to and maintain our pattern library as a way to influence both quality and efficiency for all our products
Demonstrate proficiency in common visual and interaction design principles and practice, and build appropriate sketches, wireframes, flows, design comps, and prototypes with minimal guidance
Bring together different partners with varied perspectives to find opportunities to set goals and increase efficiency across organizational boundaries
Consistently build clear and compelling materials and narratives explaining design rationale to team and stakeholders using customer, business, or competitive insights
Develop empathy and insights about customers based on data and insights from research and other customer data sources
Who you are:
Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a design-related field (eg. Human Factors, Interaction Design, Graphic Design) or at least 5 years of related professional experience
Skills: Strong in 2 core skills, capable in 2 others: Interaction/visual design, Information architecture, User research, Facilitation, Prototyping, Technical/Platform knowledge, UX writing, Illustration, Motion design
Portfolio: Demonstrates sound product thinking through navigation, user flows, interaction design, and information architecture including attention to typography, color, imagery, grid systems, and well-crafted animation/transitions
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.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, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.