Senior Interaction Designer

We are seeking a passionate Senior Interaction Designer to join our Jakarta studio, Indonesia. As a senior Interaction Designer, you will work with the team to consult clients on strategic and design projects, spanning across complex digital products, mobile applications, and a more holistic service design creation.

If you have remarkable design sense, and a passion for designing thoughtful interactive solutions, strong interest in research, you might be just whom we are looking for!

Please send your resume along with work samples (<5MB) or a link to your portfolio to career@somiacx.com

Work samples guide:

  • Focus on 3-4 projects that you think best showing your capability
  • Elaborate the challenge or problem you are trying to solve in the project
  • Explain about design decision taken in creating or developing the solution

As a Senior Interaction Designer, you will work with the team on strategic and design projects.

  • Lead interaction design projects, including managing client’s expectation, planning the work with the team, and ensuring high quality and timely deliverables 
  • Work closely with design researchers to plan and conduct user research (such as field ethnography, usability testing, co-creation), as part of the design process to ensure the design solutions are user friendly, enjoyable to use, and meaningful
  • Drive product design direction by doing preliminary or generative research like coming up with sacrificial concepts to be tested with potential users 
  • Lead and participate in brainstorming and innovation workshops internally and with client
  • Come up with innovative experience strategy and solutions for customer touch points across the experience journey, may it be in a form of physical, digital, or service experiences
  • Define design directions, create a plan to deliver the solution, and deliver the solution to ensure it is implementable 
  • Develop detail interaction design, such as sketches, wireframes, workflow, interaction style guide, and collaborate closely with creative and technical partners 
  • Assist in (and at some point, conduct) training workshops, in proposal preparation and client presentations

Candidate Requirements

  • At least three years of experience in a fast-paced design studio, creative consultancy, or In-house design team
  • Strong interaction design portfolio, may it be online and offline. Strong ability to translate abstract concepts into tangible design deliverables.
  • Have a strong interest in research process, able to or have experience in conduct concept testing & usability testing will be a plus
  • Have a user-centered perspective. Passionate about customer experience and willing to go the extra mile to deliver the best for the users
  • Have experience in creating, implementing, & maintaining Design Systems
  • Have the knowledge and experience with working with development teams to understand the backend process and how best to create an effective assets database for implementation.
  • Embrace ambiguity, iterative approach towards design, and learn from failures
  • Hands-on, passion to prototype and iterate to find the best solutions. Talk less, do more.
  • Meticulous, thorough, and pay attention to crucial details 
  • Team player, have the want to make others successful
  • Have strong self initiatives, able to work independently, and take ownership for the work.
  • Flexible and open to design input and feedback
  • Eager to explore new things and have natural curiosity. Stay up to date with latest design and technology trends
  • Speak and write good Indonesian and English