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About the Role
Twitch's community of streamers and viewers are at the heart of everything we build. As a User Experience Designer at Twitch, you will produce high-quality visual experiences which bring joy to people all over the world. Your ability to summarize product needs into functional, beautiful solutions will be paramount for achieving success.
We are looking for an energetic, curious, and creative designer. Designers at Twitch are involved in development from project conception all the way through execution and iteration. You will have the opportunity to do hands-on research and collaborate closely with engineers. If you are a champion for designing for humans and create playful and caring software for your customers, you will flourish on this team.
The Community Interactions team believes that positive experiences are at the heart of every healthy community on Twitch, and in the importance of every Twitch user feeling safe, recognized, and valued as they connect with their communities. As part of this team you will have the opportunity to help shape experiences for our viewers, creators, and the communities they create, bringing them closer in moments of curiosity, celebration, and support.
Work with a development team of product managers, engineers, and designers
Learn from streamers and viewers about the ways they use our services and their desires to accomplish more
Think creatively about how to solve problemsthat will sustain streamers' communities
Give back to the design community at Twitch by using and improving existing patterns and approaches
Combine qualitative and quantitative information to develop hypotheses about customer motivations and use that to improve your designs
Present your work to others by participating in design reviews and feedback sessions
6 months or more industry experience in UX design or related creative discipline
Driven to learn and be curious
An aesthetic sense
Demonstrated empathy for the people using your software or products
Experience working on consumer software products
Accomplished research plans talking to customers
Knowledge of design systems
Expertise with Figma and Principle
Formal education in Design, Interaction/UX Design or HCI
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
401(k), Maternity & Parental Leave
Amazon Employee Discount
Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages),
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
Free Snacks and Beverages
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.