UI Designer

Austin, Texas
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posted by:
Alyssa O'Keefe

Job Description:

Our client, a well known consulting company, is looking for a ​UI Designer to join their Austin team. They are looking for someone who bleeds design, a person who knows that design is more than a language it is a way of thinking and connecting with our world. You have a love for all things digital and know the nuances between visual and cognitive design. You are a person who has a constant curiosity about the way we interface with the world and wonders how we could make it better. 

This team is growing a rapid prototyping group to help support storytelling and proof of concept development for new business pursuits. This person will join a team of amazingly creative U/X designers, visual designer, writers and storytellers based in Austin, Texas and will also support a multi-disciplinary team spread across North America.  ​

You will:

  • Design beautiful and useful interfaces 
  • Bring empathy to visual design of any device, understanding the opportunities and challenges of the user 
  • Embrace agile and iterative processes 
  • Solve problems using UX best practices and techniques 
  • Think through every screen size, interaction state and component variation 
  • Relish collaborating with a team of clients, U/X designers, copywriters and project managers 

You have:

  1. 3+ years of digital agency, start up or consulting firm experience 
  2. Portfolio of great design and UI design 
  3. Comfort working in multiple prototyping tools and platforms 
  4. Strong sense of how cognitive elements of proportion, motion, color and interaction all play in design 
  5. Proficiency or strong understanding of CSS, HTML and JavaScript 
  6. Proficiency in Adobe CC suite including Photoshop, Illustrator and XD 
  7. Strong grounding in UX best practices, principles, methodologies and tools – and a driving need to experiment and try new tools and techniques 
  8. All the buzzwords: conceptual, craft, strong attention to detail, team player