Bungie is seeking a Senior to Staff level UX Designer to delight millions of Destiny 2 players. You’ll be responsible for producing UI & UX design work on a cross functional team, evolving problems that are complex and ambiguous, into clear, actionable design solutions. You'll work from concept to completion by collaborating closely with other designers and product leadership in order to achieve feature goals.
Collect feature goals and requirements from game designers, consumer insights from User Research & Analytics, and convert those goals and insights into best-in-industry UX solutions
Evaluate risk / opportunity scenarios on feature specifications and goals
Convert goals and requirements into viable, scalable solutions which follow and complement our UX strategy and design principles, through appropriate UX design methodologies, such as wireframes, user flows, and user testing
Prove ideas tangibly through prototyping and validation
Identify and articulate accessibility needs and opportunities
Work with design leads on establishing strategies, design standards, and patterns
Expert collaborator: You know how to move complex, nuanced design problems forward within a small team and with cross-discipline design stakeholders, using proven collaboration methods
Games systems design expertise: As an expression of UX, you will address aspirational pursuits, F2P GaaS attachment / retention strategies, and future proof Game UI pattern design
Proficient in applied player psychology: You model the player’s experience and journey through complex and ambiguous systems, understanding and applying ephemeral behavior patterns and archetype cohort modeling
Expert communicator: You know how to build feature momentum in a clear and focused manner, which inspires teams (both for UI implementation and systemic game design opportunity). You confidently and deftly present your designs to stakeholders, building stability and excitement around a direction
User-Centered Design advocate: You are a committed believer in putting the user needs at the center of all phases of the development process; you identify and advocate the core needs of the users in all design discussions
Champion for the underrepresented: You apply inclusive development strategies to build inclusive features
Growth mindset: With a solid foundational knowledge in design methodologies (e.g. wireframes, personas, journey mapping, information architecture, interaction design, and prototyping), you're always working to improve your skills and evolve design thinking practices both as a UX designer and as game industry professional
Process Driven: You can break features down granularly in order to incrementally ship value to our players. You embrace that an effective UX needs iterations and frequent evaluation, especially when working on a live service product. You know how to measure success using both qualitative and quantitative insights
Systematic Thinker: Your design process considers moderate-to-large scale solutions that are sustainable over time, on a range of large-scale, consumer-facing products
Must have online UX portfolio
Degree in Human-Computer Interaction, User-Centered Design, Cognitive science or equivalent
Experience working in Agile and using a User-Centered Design process
Ability to use Figma, Miro, & Adobe CC Software to convey designs
So you don't meet every requirement listed in this job description? Do you think your experience level is not where it needs to be? Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they believe they meet every single qualification. Bungie is focused on building a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. If you're interested in this position but your past experience doesn't line up perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we want you to apply anyway. The right role for you may be right around the corner!
Most Bungie full-time employees will adopt a digital first approach allowing remote work in Bungie approved locations (outside of positions identified as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or individuals preferring a hybrid/flex environment). Prospective full-time employees located outside of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI will need to establish residency in one of the states we are compliant in within 45 days of a start date. Contractors will follow a digital first approach adhering to the location guidelines agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s remote policy is subject to change at the company’s discretion.