APM Music - UI/UX Designer

Remote - APM Music Full-time
THE COMPANY: APM MUSIC
Everyone who has ever experienced music synchronized to picture knows the undeniable impact that it plays. APM Music has been a crucial part of that experience for over 35 years, with everything from small indie films to the largest blockbuster studio releases; television sit-coms to commercials and sports broadcasting; video games to mobile handheld games; and even musical greeting cards to online user-generated content.

Founded in New York in 1983 as a joint venture between Sony/ATV and Universal, APM Music is the recognized leader in the production music industry. Offering the largest production music library in the world, with the most comprehensive collection of high-quality music for media. APM's music is a unique library of music specifically created to empower audio-visual storytelling and is the go to library for professional content creators. APM's collection of over one million commissioned recordings covers virtually every musical genre, style, with composers from over 160 countries from around the world, and with music spanning the earliest days of the 20th century to the latest musical styles today. APM also represents the music of the NFL, Major League Baseball, Discovery Networks and much more.

You've heard our music thousands of times, but you didn't know it! From ESPN, Disney, CBS, Netflix, Amazon, Pepsi, Facebook, Tik Tok, YouTube, and every other social media platform, we are the production music behind the Oprah Winfrey Show, Spongebob SquarePants, ESPN, videos created by the White House, Salesforce, and countless others. In 2022, as every year, multiple Super Bowl commercials feature APM music in their commercials, and we supply the Monday Night Football Theme to ESPN. In addition, APM tracks have been sampled by the likes of Tupac, Jay-Z, Dr. Dre, Nas, Drake, MF Doom, and many others. 


THE OPPORTUNITY: UI/UX Designer
APM is committed to providing our users with the most functional and intuitive digital experience to engage with our products and services. We are searching for a UI/UX professional with outstanding design skills, who stays up to date with the latest ideas, who can understand our clients’ user journey and translate it all into ongoing improvements of the user experience through the development of sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups, prototypes and completed designs. The UI/UX designer will be expected to build upon the existing functionality of the product to keep APM as the leader in the field.
More specifically...
●  Driving the APM website UI/UX product vision by working with the Product Owner and cross functional team members to understand the company’s product vision, business requirements, technical structures, target audience and customer feedback.
●  Develop UI/UX deliverables, website information architecture, user flow diagrams, low & high-fidelity wireframes, storyboards, prototypes, style guides and complete designs.
●  Communicate with developers to ensure design assets are delivered according to technical specifications and designs. 
Experience
  • Proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer or similar role (3+ years preferred) with links to work experience provided
  • Must have experience with doing a website redesign/overhaul
  • Full understanding of different OS requirements and best practices for design assets (Web, iOS, Android)
  • Expertise in Figma, Sketch, InVision, Adobe CC. Basic HTML and CSS skills.●  Ability to articulate design vision and UI/UX directions to a broad audience.
  • Ability to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet both client needs and company vision.
  • Understanding of responsive design.
  • A solid grasp of planning and conducting user research, user testing, rapid prototyping, usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Strong attention to detail, and a commitment to delivering highly polished web-based and mobile prototypes under tight time constraints.
  • Solid foundation in usability and accessibility.
  • Experience with project management and research.
  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture