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User Experience Designer

Added Aug 09 from Jobspresso

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The Wikimedia Foundation is a non-profit organization supporting Wikipedia and other Wiki projects. We operate one of the world’s top ten websites and have global reach and impact. Technology and innovation is critical in our quest to support every human in sharing knowledge.


Wikimedia Foundation is looking for a UX Designer to join our Design team


This role is primarily focused on Wikipedia’s Android App. Wikimedia Foundation is planning on introducing contribution features to our native app experiences. Wikipedia’s Android app is used by millions of readers and editors. With consistent high ratings, it has been featured by Google Play store numerous times.


As a designer, you will be responsible for conceiving and executing on Wikipedia’s product features for the Android app. You will be working with a set of talented designers to create and maintain these experiences. You will also be part of contributing to the design system and guidelines that we maintain.



Responsibilities


Design



Collaborate



Advocate



Requirements


The right person is better than the right set of experiences, these are the traits we’ve identified make great additions to our team so far.



Pluses


In addition to the basic skills needed for being successful these skills could set you apart from the pack!



The Wikimedia Foundation is… 


…the nonprofit organization that supports Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia free knowledge projects. Our vision is a world in which every single human can freely share in the sum of all knowledge. We believe that everyone has the potential to contribute something to our shared knowledge, and that everyone should be able to access that knowledge, free of interference. We host the Wikimedia projects, build software experiences for reading, contributing, and sharing Wikimedia content, support the volunteer communities and partners who make Wikimedia possible, and advocate for policies that enable Wikimedia and free knowledge to thrive. The Wikimedia Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organization that relies on donations. We receive financial support from millions of individuals around the world, with an average donation of about $15. We also receive donations through institutional grants and gifts. The Wikimedia Foundation is a United States 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with offices in San Francisco, California, USA.


The Wikimedia Foundation is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply


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* for benefits eligible staff, benefits may vary by location


More information


WMF


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Annual Report – 2017


Wikimedia 2030

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