Lead UI/UX Designer

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Title: Lead UI/UX Designer (AR/VR) 

Reporting to: Head of LXD 


Do you have what it takes to fundamentally transform the VR/AR industry?! 

Talespin Reality Labs, Inc. is building the platform to transform talent development and skill alignment for the future of work. Our spatial computing products deliver a new standard for learning and workforce data, empowering organizations, and individuals to make better talent and career decisions.  

Who We’re Looking For…

A creator through and through.  You don’t just love UX design you find yourself obsessively researching the newest technology, get excited about solving the biggest problems in XR and live and breath being at the forefront of taking spacial design to the next level.  

As Lead UI/UX Designer you will drive the vision, lead a team, be at the forefront of designing virtual human interactions for the industry, and redefine how people interact in the AR/VR industry. 


In This Role You Will 

  • Supervise a team of UI Designers
  • Establish, maintain, and champion our UI Design standards and UX vision throughout the company. 
  • Design from concept to completion all facets of UI design, including mockups, wireframes, diegetic, spatial, meta and diegetic interface designs, motion graphic / UI animation concepting
  • Integrate UI into Unity, working with the engineering team to ensure the artwork is accurately and consistently represented
  • Partner closely with Experience, Design, Product and Art teams to ensure the designs lead to intuitive user experiences for VR, MR, AR, mobile, and desktop applications
  • Define, develop and maintain UI specifications, mockup interactions and style guides
  • Drive improvements in UI usability and interactivity through prototyping 
  • Direct 3D designers and animators for creation of 3D assets and animations consistent to the established UI/UX identity, requirements and constraints, from concept to delivery
  • Research new technology, interface, and interaction design trends for XR interfaces
  • Work with cross-functional teams in an agile environment
  • Give and solicit feedback from others to raise the quality and craftsmanship
  • Clearly articulate design decisions to a set of stakeholders


Experience Requirements

  • 5-7 years as UI and UX design experience related to 3D design/modeling preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in spatial design
  • Experience working with Unity to implement UI design
  • Proficiency with visual design tools (Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, etc) and pre-visualization/prototyping tools (InVision, Adobe Xd, etc)
  • Applying User-centric design and Agile processes
  • Expertise creating design documents including user stories, conceptual models, annotated wireframes, storyboards, creative briefs
  • Demonstrated understanding of fundamentals in visual and graphic disciplines: typography, iconography, composition, color, composition, layout, etc.
  • Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methods for user research
  • If working remotely, the ability to travel to LA headquarters required (10% travel) 


One Or More Of These Is a Plus

  • Experience with designing UI motion graphics 
  • Experience defining product strategy and vision
  • Experience working with VR/AR/MR content
  • Proficiency with 3D software (C4D, Maya, 3ds Max, Blender)
  • Experience prototyping emerging technologies with physical computing, haptics, wearables, or machine learning techniques

*Portfolio Required

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
    • C#Languages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • Unity 3DLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement


600 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA 90230

What are Talespin Perks + Benefits

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Employees receive 48 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted On occasion .
We offer employees Free on-site garage parking.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Acme Co. offers employees professional development opportunities like The ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
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