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Vivint Associate Industrial Designer in Lehi, Utah

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JOB SUMMARY:

Vivint Smart Home, a leading smart home technology provider, is looking for a highly motivated, user focused Industrial Designer with the ability to collaborate on all phases of the design process. At Vivint we value compelling visual and verbal storytelling, extreme attention to detail, a hands-on approach to problem solving, and the ability to give and receive constructive feedback. You will be required to work both individually and on a team, reporting to a Lead Designer.

Come work for a multi-billion-dollar company with a proven track record for growth and success and help design the next beautiful and compelling product experiences in the smart home space.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support all phases of the design process across multiple product categories.

  • Research “Smart Home” and alternative markets to understand competition, trends (CMF), and technology.

  • Participate in user observation, interviews, testing and help synthesize information into insights.

  • Translate insights into solutions that show breadth and depth of thought.

  • Create storyboards to help communicate product experiences that blend the digital with the physical.

  • Positively contribute in design reviews and other team-wide design efforts.

  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to maintain design intent.

  • Explore consistent application of Vivint Product Design Language on current and future products.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • 0-2 years of experience in industrial design (corporate and/or consulting).

  • Loves sketching and it shows (digital and physical; product and people).

  • Knowledge of human-centered design principles.

  • Hands on! Ability to create quick mock ups in multiple mediums for feedback from design team and users.

  • Working knowledge of 3D modeling and rendering software. (SolidWorks, Rhino, Alias, Sketchup, Keyshot).

  • Fluency in 2D design tools (e.g. Procreate, Autodesk Sketchbook, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop)

  • Basic understanding of manufacturing processes.

  • Self-motivated to complete week over week actions and deliverables.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:

  • Reports to Ben Clement, Lead Industrial Designer

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • This job operates in both a professional office environment and a laboratory/workshop environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers and phones, as well as 3D printers, desktop milling machines, basic woodworking power tools, a paint booth, and other various model making tools.

SAFETY:

Vivint enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe working environment. Each new employee is responsible for completing all training requirements. Additionally, the employee must accept they have responsibility for maintaining the safety of themselves, their co-workers, and the public. Employee must adhere to all written and verbal instructions, promptly report and correct all hazards or unsafe conditions, question non-standard operations or unmitigated hazards, and provide feedback to management on all safety issues.

If you are an active Vivint employee, please apply through Workday by searching "Find Jobs".Vivint Smart Home is a leading smart home company in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24/7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than 1.4 million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. Vivint is on the Forbes 2018 list of "America's Best Employers," the Forbes 2019 list of "America's Best Employers for Diversity" and is one of Fast Company’s World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies. The company is the largest tech employer in Utah, the state’s #1 patent company and a certified Great Place to Work. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.

Vivint Smart Home is aware and addressing the rapidly evolving situation with the COVID-19 virus. We want you to know that we are monitoring the virus and impact closely and taking actions to keep our workplace healthy and minimize disruptions to our customers. Now more than ever we appreciate the importance of coming together to protect families and their homes. Some of these measures that relate to candidates include virtual interviews, and work-from-home opportunities. We value you as a candidate and hope you and your families stay healthy and appreciate your support in keeping our global community safe during these unprecedented times. Thank you.

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