Always looking to simplify and make things easier to understand. Having your inner three-year old asking “why…?” all the time. Can’t buy a new product without noticing (and finding improvements for) every step from unboxing to continued long-term use. 

Still with us? Awesome, because HyperX is looking for an experienced UX designer to join the UX team in their quest to create the most amazing product experiences in the gaming industry.

Our tagline isn’t “We’re all gamers” for fluff. HyperX is committed to creating products that focus on inclusivity and creativity. As a member of our team, you would play an active role in shaping the gaming community into a more accessible, more exciting place by creating experiences for users that range from noobs to professional e-sports players. We celebrate individuality and believe that communities are better when we all embrace our uniqueness. As a UX Designer, you would be instrumental in allowing our users to express themselves through our products.

 

Responsibilities

  • Designing software and app user-interfaces for multiple platforms based on established design principles and in accordance with design strategy, practices, and guidelines.
  • Working closely with your direct counterparts (UX research, UX copywriting).
  • Designing unboxing and on-boarding experiences in collaboration with hardware product design, marketing, and packaging design stakeholders.
  • Evaluating software and hardware UI designs. Making recommendations for improvements to elevate product quality and experience from a unified design language.
  • Presenting designs and design recommendations to internal stakeholder audiences and using research findings to clarify and explain the conclusions. Producing specification documents to promote efficient workflows from inception to release or launch.
  • Advocating our users’ point-of-view in the larger design discussions; voicing their feedback and connecting that to our design and business goals.

 

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business, Design, Human Factors Engineering, Social Sciences research, or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of relevant experience with a focus on software and apps, ideally in the hardware technology sector.
  • Strong design portfolio highlighting software and app design experience

 

Knowledge and Skills

  • Strong desire to ask and understand “why” in order to simplify complex concepts into intuitive tasks.
  • Ability to solve problems by asking questions and actively listening.
  • Solid understanding of design principles, theories, and concepts (including accessibility and responsive design concepts).
  • Working knowledge of Windows, iOS, and Android operating systems & design guidelines.
  • Strong understanding and experience in designing and implementing research and data collection plans for user experience testing and acceptance.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate user experience data, design proposals and product specifications and negotiate options at management levels. Ability to present, pitch and convince.
  • Eager to challenge the status quo, continuously finding ways to innovate.

 

About HyperX 

HyperX's mission has been to develop a wide array of high-quality peripherals – headsets, keyboards, mice, mousepads, and charging accessories – for the gaming community and beyond. Our award-winning brand is known for consistently delivering products that provide superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of celebrities, pro gamers, and tech enthusiasts worldwide because it’s designed by people with a passion for gaming. With over 20 million headsets, one million keyboards, and one million microphones shipped worldwide, we’re just getting started. 

Join the global #HyperXFamily and learn how our products can enhance your experience by boosting performance for your PC, consoles, and mobile devices. No matter your skill level, preferred genre, or play style, we embrace gaming enthusiasts everywhere with our core belief — We’re All Gamers. 

 

 

In accordance with applicable law, an offer of employment is conditional upon you providing proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (as defined by the CDC) as of your first day of employment.

 

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