NextEV is hiring an

Interaction Designer / Innovation Design Team

San Francisco, United States

Role Description
We're seeking exceptional interaction designers who are at the cutting edge of digital design. You will be someone who can bring together skills in visual design for the digital world with prototyping new interactions. You should have a curiosity that drives your knowledge of what is state of the art now and what might be state of the art next.
A creative visionary who feels comfortable at the intersection of interaction/ product and lifestyle design, in a multidisciplinary advanced team and has an ability to craft and develop experiences.
As an interaction designer you might love your own wireframes but you will understand the power of the visual design and design value in making great ideas beautiful and engaging to use.
Due to the novelty of both the company and the role, this creative should be very comfortable venturing into the ambiguous and the unknown. As an Interaction Designer you will be at the forefront to form all of our innovations and visions. You will be part of an international, cross-disciplinary design team located in downtown San Francisco.
We challenge conventions and believe design can create a much better future.
We are looking forward to you join this fantastic adventure.

Responsibilities as a member of the Innovation Design team
being a visionary design thinker
being bold to attempt something that hasn’t been done before
provoke disruptive innovation
being part of creating a culture that embraces innovation and pushes boundaries
being a core member of the innovation design community
defining opportunity spaces to create meaningful experiences through the design of physical and digital offerings
getting stuff done
Deliver a product vision for interaction opportunities — leveraging insights from research, discoveries from prototyping, —and plan iterations that realize the vision over time.
lives and breathes design and trends with high aesthetic sensibility
At least 3+ years of experience as interaction designer working on consumer facing products
You will have worked in a design team in an agency or product team
Proactive, solution oriented and self-motivated, able to work
Excellent communication/visualization skills sharing your design thinking and strong storytelling/presentation skills
strong skills in ideation, concept visualization and prototyping
approach projects with flexibility, combining methods and tools
The ability to manage ambiguity, work autonomously, and multi-task in an agile environment; an innovative spirit, willingness to work in a scrappy work environment, and a sense of humor.
Passionate design thinker
Unique portfolio of cutting edge design that proves solid design skills and forward thinking
A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Communication Design/Visual Design/Interaction Design or similar field
This is what we offer
A place to innovate and explore at the highest level.
Work in a dynamic and inspiring atmosphere among international, talented and driven colleagues
Possibility to help set up and have an impact on the future vision in a pioneering company.
A competitive compensation and benefits package