tectonic
At Tectonic we design experiences that impact lives in new and delightful ways.

We are an experience design studio creating value for our clients by bringing a fresh perspective and a clear point of view packaged as ideas ready to ship.

Each engagement is an opportunity to contribute years of experience and insights that continue to light up millions of screens around the world everyday.

Bang & Olufsen partnered with Tectonic to design an intelligent and sociable music software experience that is as beautiful, iconic and timeless as their industrial design. Introducing the BeoSound Moment.

See us in motion

STRATEGY

We believe groundbreaking software must do two things: deliver exceptional value and consistently delight in new and innovative ways.


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  • ARTICULATION + ALIGNMENT
  • BRAND ESSENCE
  • EXPERIENCE STORYTELLING
  • SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES

INTERACTION

We thrive on making the complex simple and transforming business goals and technical challenges into delightful, intuitive experiences.


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  • APPLICATIONS
  • CONTENT PLATFORMS
  • NEXT GEN FORM FACTORS
  • PRODUCT ENVISIONING

VISUAL

Great design is timeless – and it's why the best digital experiences transcend screens to become the embodiment of innovative brands.


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  • BRAND VISUAL PRINCIPLES
  • DATA VISUALIZATION
  • VISUAL DESIGN LANGUAGE
  • VISUAL STORYTELLING

MOTION

We are dedicated to the art and craft of motion design as a cornerstone of creating fresh, direct, and powerful software experiences with lasting impact.


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  • CREATING MAGIC MOMENTS
  • MOTION DESIGN LANGUAGE
  • MOTION THAT AIDS USABILITY
  • PRODUCT PROTOTYPING

Everyone at Tectonic is passionate about highly crafted and impactful user experience design. We’re looking for talented, passionate and curious designers. Our team brings their big ideas and excellent, problem-solving skills to work every day and checks their ego's at the door. We're not kidding when we tell our friends we love coming to work. If you're looking for a fun and collaborative work environment with co-workers you consider friends, we want to meet you.


To submit your portfolio or just say hello, please send an email to info@gotectonic.com with the position you'd be most interested in applying for in the subject line.

SR USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER


You love envisioning and creating experiences that engage, inspire, and delight. Your ability to develop and clearly articulate strategy then build stand-out solutions are what separate you from the rest. Working closely with our world-class creative team in a highly collaborative environment, this position requires you to be organized, detail-oriented, results-driven, and able to communicate the big picture. You will be working on next-generation UX for international brands on day one.

Responsibilities will include creating, developing signature experiences, and refining user interface solutions that meet the business, project, and design objectives. You will drive concepts and interaction design for a broad range of projects and platforms.

We are looking for this position at Tectonic’s Boston office in Inman Square Cambridge. To apply, please send a resume and portfolio of your recent work.

QUALIFICATIONS
5+ years experience as a UX designer
A portfolio demonstrating breadth and creativity
Strong written, oral, and presentation skills
Strong interest in and aptitude for learning new technologies and design skills
Hands on experience working in multiple platforms
MA/MS in interface design, industrial design, or related field
BA/BS in interaction or significant industry experience
Experience in software/UI design a huge plus



SR VISUAL DESIGNER


You love envisioning and designing experiences that engage, inspire, and delight. Your ability to craft elegant designs is matched by the ability to clearly articulate your work within a broad creative team and to the client. Working on a team that values brave ideas and attention to detail is important to you and collaborating with peers who challenge you is exactly what you've been looking for.

An intuitive understanding for great digital experiences is a must as is intimate experience designing visual brand systems. Passion for high-end, refined design is necessary as well as 5+ years of concentrated experience.

We are looking for this position at both Tectonic’s Boston office in Inman Square Cambridge and Tectonic’s HQ in Seattle. We’re looking for an experienced, senior-level designer. To apply, please send a resume and portfolio of your recent work.

QUALIFICATIONS
5+ years experience within a collaborative environment
Portfolio demonstrating breadth, creativity, and craft
Strong written, oral, and presentation skills
Strategy, envisioning, and software design is a plus

206.602.6433

info@gotectonic.com

NEW BUSINESS

Dan Pepper, Partner

206.669.7608

dan@gotectonic.com

SEATTLE

1424 11th Ave Suite 200 / Seattle WA 98122

47.5° N — 122° W