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XUMO

XUMO is hiring a

UX/UI Junior Designer (C2H)

  • Los Angeles, CA or Irvine, CA
  • full-time

XUMO seeks to delight users by connecting them to great content that speaks to the TV fan in all of us. Building a personalized television experience based on our intelligent, in-house recommendations engine, allows XUMO to bring premium content from the world of news, sports, entertainment and pop culture, direct to the user on their terms.

XUMO has developed a brand new way for consumers to enjoy the television they love, and for content owners to stream live or on-demand content right into their fans’ households. The first software-based TV platform, XUMO has successfully combined live TV and video-on-demand into one, easy-to-use experience that is free to access, stream and use. XUMO is available on multiple streaming platforms including LG, VIZIO, Panasonic and Samsung Smart TVs, Roku and mobile devices.

XUMO is looking for a junior contract-to-hire designer to join our exceptional design team. This is a unique opportunity for a young professional with exceptional communication skills, a passion for television and/or streaming media, and a desire to develop their career in UI/UX design at the intersection of the entertainment media and technology industries.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the end-to-end design process and help set the product strategy with the product team
  • Create production assets in alignment with design guidelines. Research, analyze, and present about industry UX/UI trends and competitor sites/strategies
  • Create and revise information architecture documents and diagrams, including but not limited to: content diagrams, content maps, wireframe diagrams, comprehensive diagrams and static prototypes.
  • Help with ongoing usability testing and assessment.
  • Working with internal teams and client teams to help design and build user-friendly interfaces based on functional specifications.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Proactive worker/self-starter
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Obsessed with user-centered design practices with a keen eye for detail
  • Familiar with online streaming brands
  • Ability to adhere to working design principles and brand guidelines
  • Experience with the following programs:
  • Sketch or Figma
  • Photoshop
  • Major in some design field desired

Required Materials:

  • Resume/CV
  • Link to portfolio featuring examples of design work

About XUMO

A streaming television company based in Irvine, California, XUMO delivers over-the-top (OTT) video-on-demand (VOD) and LIVE digital channels direct to consumers through smart TV, mobile and other streaming device integrations. Through strategic partnerships with LG Electronics, Hisense Company, Ltd., VIZIO and Panasonic, XUMO has developed one-click access for consumers to stream 100 free channels. XUMO is also available on several other smart TV brands such as Samsung and Funai Electric Co., Ltd. who manufactures and sells Magnavox, Philips and Sanyo in North America as well as iOS, Android and Roku devices. Learn more about XUMO at www.xumo.tv and follow @XumoTV on Twitter.