Tesla Design is looking for an outstanding User
Experience Designer to design the future of ownership experience. The UX
Designer will be responsible for researching, designing, innovating, and
prototyping new user experiences that pave the way for the future of energy
& vehicles in a way that has never been done before. Our digital
experiences and the way consumers, businesses and municipalities transition to EVs
and sustainable energy will be transformative.
The Digital Experience Team focuses on consumer
experiences you see on the website and in the Tesla App. The candidate will
collaborate with product owners, other designers, content strategists,
developers and business partners will be a key contributor and originator in
their own right.
Candidates should possess exceptional design
skills, creative problem-solving, a great sense of aesthetics, as well as
user-centered design principles. The applicant must have an affinity for
minimal design, typography, and attention to the smallest of details. A strong
ability to distill complex problems into simple, elegant solutions is key to
success at Tesla. We are a fast-paced company with an entrepreneurial spirit,
so the majority of the work will be focused on innovating original and creative
content and application, as well as final deliverables and solutions that work
in the real world.
You will be working on the most advanced vehicle
and energy solutions in existence both today and tomorrow.
- Research and define UX strategy
for consumer segments and different customer types building upon and
- Imagine, conceive of, manage,
and drive ownership UX design projects from defining customer problems or
opportunities to concept to implementation
creative and innovative design solutions for
ownership experiences that support multiple types of users in different
types of roles with varying scope and objectives
- Define and implement creative
solutions that help improve comprehension and clarity of ownership options
- Constantly measure how designs
are performing for target customers. Iterate and improve those experiences
as needed. Influences team roadmaps to include experience improvements
when the design or product is not performing or needs improvement.
- Invest in building relationships
and trust with stakeholders, peers and working groups. Build a strong
network across Tesla, globally.
- Determines best UX solutions
based on customer feedback and business goals and helps to determine
overall direction, identifying challenges and adapting as needed based on
the context of the solution and customer.
- Foster the defining and sharing
of UX design patterns and standards, artifact reuse and consistency across
team members. Contribute to the Tesla Design System.
- 3+ years work experience advocating for, creating and
building and world-class experiences for mobile, web, TV or other digital
devices. Knowledge of global design best practices and working for
international companies a plus.
- An excellent portfolio showcasing UI/UX and visual
design work with a strong design sensibility and articulate storytelling.
Evidence of exceptional design ability is a must
- Must be proficient and highly skilled in Photoshop,
Illustrator, Sketch and other design tools
- Ability to prototype in UX prototyping tools or HTML.
of front-end web and mobile technologies such as CSS/HTML and general
understanding of backend technologies that are required to build out
experiences. Partnering well with technology is a must.
- Ability to perform in a fast paced, high stress
iterative design process under minimal supervision
- Customer-focused, with experience
using design research methods to uncover customer insights and the ability
to take those insights and define the desired customer outcomes.
- Evidence of solving large scale problems for
customers. Ability to
take complex concepts and simplify them for the customer in the form or
- Excellent command of user experience, design
principles, problem-framing skills, and beautiful visual design skills
- Outstanding written and verbal communication
skills. Strong ability to communicate design concept ideas
through sketches, prototypes and wireframes. Experienced and comfortable
with presenting work to executives and large groups. Strong ability
to communicate complicated concepts and bring clarity to stakeholders and
- Self-motivated, able to work independently but also
collaborative and driven by group critique. Proven track record as an
expert in design who can collaborate well with other functions.
- Bachelors or master’s degree in
the study of design including one of the following; Design, Web Design,
Interaction Design, UI/UX Design, Service Design, Information
Architecture, HCI, Human Factors, or a portfolio that shows equivalent