UI / UX Designer

San Jose, CA
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posted by:
Lindsay DesRochers

Job Description:

Our top payment technology company is seeking a Hybrid Visual UX Designer.   The ideal candidate possesses a solid understanding of Internet technologies, human interaction, user-experience, user-interface, production and e-commerce site design. This coupled with a passion for professional skill development and staying current on industry trends rounds out the makings of a true UX Consultant. On a day-to-day basis the UX Consultant is expected to create innovative solutions and to strive for making easy and effortless the norm and ensure that development has the necessary information/materials for a successful deployment. 

Required Skills:
· BA/BS or higher degree in related discipline; 5-7 years of professional experience in Interactive Design; 
· Visual Design skills a plus; Strong Visual Design/Layout/Typography skill set; 
· Must possess a web-based portfolio; 
· Must possess knowledge of Photoshop and/or Illustrator; and Sketch 
· Thorough understanding of web-based technologies (i.e. CSS, HTML); 
· Ability to document user experience and interactivity through wireframes, flowcharts, screenshots, design specifications and demos; 
· Ability to rapidly prototype and iterate designs; 

Client Description:

Global payment company WORKING WITH AQUENT Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things: - You're paid weekly - Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk) - Access to Fidelity 401(k) - Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.) - Direct deposit for your paycheck - Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!) - Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ - Access to free online courses via Lynda.com - Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)