#125850

UX Designer

Location:
Carlsbad, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$45/hr + subsidized benefits
posted by:
Packard Fancher
Date:
11/27/2017

Job Description:

Our biotechnology client is seeking an experienced Web Designer with strong consulting skills to work with their User Experience & Design Team. This resource will report to the User Experience Design Team Lead. The ideal candidate has a minimum of 4 years of hands-on professional experience designing interfaces for web and mobile applications.

Required Qualifications:

B.A. or B.S. in a relevant field

Extensive experience designing visual user interfaces for web and mobile applications

Ability to understand and apply brand guidelines

Experience working hand-in-hand with clients to envision product requirements, study user interaction, and provide recommendations on experience best practices

A strong eye for typography, layout, and color

Proficiency with your favorite tools (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks)

Knowledge of platform specific standards and paradigms (Apple Human Interface Guidelines, Android Design Principles) and experience building unified experiences across them

An ability to take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into elegant information flows and simple, intuitive interfaces

A clear understanding of the differences between designing for web and mobile

Experience in working with in a fast-paced, collaborative, and team-based project environment

Desire and ability to work towards leading a team of 2-5 other designers and developers

Proactive desire to continue to broaden and deepen design, technical, business and consulting skills

Excellent leadership, organizational, verbal and written communication skills

Willingness to travel

Additional Qualifications:

Familiarity or willingness to learn client side development in HTML5/CSS3

Prior consulting experience is preferred but not required

Deliverables. Consultants are expected to:

Interact with key decision makers (UX, IT Directors, etc...)

Work with our team members to solve problems through analysis of existing systems and processes

Work on full lifecycle projects from requirements gathering through design, implementation and rollout

​Have the flexibility to be creative and have an impact on designs with a development mentality within the general boundaries of clients’ expectations

Work on highly interactive custom web and mobile front-ends as well as full desktop applications