Taco Bell Corp., a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), is the nation's leading Mexican-inspired quick service restaurant (QSR) brand. From breakfast to late night, Taco Bell serves made-to-order and customizable tacos and burritos, among other craveable choices, and is the first QSR restaurant to offer American Vegetarian Association (AVA)-certified menu items.
Taco Bell and its more than 350 franchise organizations proudly serve over 42 million customers each week through over 7,000 restaurants around the world, as well as through its mobile, desktop and delivery ordering services. Internationally, Taco Bell has over 600 restaurants, with plans to add 2,000 more restaurants in the next decade.
The brand encourages its fans to “Live Mas” and connects with them through sports, gaming and new music via its Feed The Beat® music program. Taco Bell also provides education opportunities and serves the community through its nonprofit organization, the Taco Bell® Foundation™, and connects fans with their passions through programs such as the Live Mas Scholarship program. According to Harris Poll, Taco Bell has been named America’s Best Mexican-Food Restaurant for two back-to-back years.
About the Job:
Taco Bell is excited to offer a highly qualified candidate with a tremendous opportunity to help shape our consumer digital experiences and drive innovation. We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Sr. UI/UX designer with a strong understanding of building brand and online shopping across multiple platforms (desktop, tablet and mobile).
Equally important to the job role and responsibilities is making sure all qualified candidates are a good fit to the amazing Live Mas! culture that is Taco Bell! At Taco Bell, we embrace breakthrough thinking and innovative ideas that continue to differentiate us from our competitors. We have a maniacal focus on our customers, never follow, and always celebrate the accomplishments of our people. If you are that diamond in the rough, we would love to meet with you.
Partner with department leads to identify customer and business optimization opportunities, translating high level concepts into customer-centric experiences that reduce ordering friction, build brand affinity and grow digital sales
Closely collaborate with key internal and inter-agency stakeholders throughout the design and development process (creative agencies, internal design and development, product managers, marketing, etc.)
Conceptualize and craft artifacts to effectively communicate UX solutions (flows, wireframes, prototypes, interaction animations)
Develop interactive prototypes to communicate interface functionality across teams
Visualize and design user interface look and feel (overall visual design, screens layouts, transitions, interaction animations)
Routinely seek diverse thought partnership and engage in ideations to gather feedback and inform rapid iteration throughout design process
Lead the creation of detailed design documentation to clearly communicate optimal experience functionality to development partners
Provide design support to developers & QA to ensure proper feature implementation
Establish and maintain design pattern libraries and style guides in parallel to projects to drive continuity for internal team and consistent branded digital experiences for customers
Is This You?
5+ years of professional experience in digital visual design and/or user experience
A strong portfolio demonstrating user-centered design solutions for both UX and UI across mobile & desktop devices (in-restaurant kiosks and/or tablets is a bonus)
Proven design range across UX, visual design (with some interaction animation/motion graphics)
Expert visual design skills with excellent understanding of layout design, typography, color theory, composition, and iconography