Adobe Design is seeking an Experience Designer (contractor) to join the Creative Cloud Experience Team. This role will support the continued evolution of Creative Cloud and how it can influence the way people work and collaborate. This person will design next generation workflow, collaboration and cloud-based user experiences for the wide range of Creative Cloud customers—from designers to artists to photographers and filmmakers and more. This includes features integrated into our desktop and mobile applications, web-based products, and new services that will form a new way creative professionals work for years to come.

We are seeking a holistic designer. One who identifies user needs and focuses on them with a passion. This is an opportunity to design experiences for creative people just like you.

What you’ll be working on

  • Create user experience goals, priorities, and deliverables that align with product milestones, coordinate multiple projects to completion, and drive adoption of user experience practices.
  • Proactively engage with multiple project stakeholders, including product managers, engineers, and other designers in drafting & brainstorming initial concepts.
  • Work closely with designers to define visual language and patterns.
  • Convey design ideas via sketches, storyboards, hi-fidelity mockups, prototypes, or animations.
  • Create iterative designs that meet product objectives, fit within XD design guidelines, and respond to feedback and usability testing.
  • Work across a wide range of projects, technologies, and devices.
  • Support development teams throughout the implementation cycle.

What you’ll bring to the team

  • A passionate experience designer with a proven track record of great designs and strategy that meet user needs, product requirements, and business goals.
  • BA/BFA degree in HCI or design related field, with an emphasis on user experience, interaction design, or visual design.
  • Familiarity with mobile design guidelines for iOS and Android.
  • Ability to grasp the essence of complex design problems and user pain points, and translate them to practical design solutions.
  • Ability to accept and design against feedback from colleagues in a rapid iterative design process, and effectively produce multiple highly polished and professional finished works under tight timeline.
  • Proficient in fundamental visual & interaction design principles.
  • Experience creating innovative digital interface design solutions for both mobile and web applications.
  • Skilled in Adobe products such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, After Effects or similar tools. • Familiarity with HTML5/CSS3 is a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Willing and able to contribute to the creative spirit of the Experience Design team and of the company.

Candidate must be able to work on site, at the Adobe office in San Francisco, California.

How to Apply

To be considered for this role you must email a resume and portfolio to the Creative Cloud Experience Team, at

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.