#128971

Sr. UX Designer

Location:
Pleasanton, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Erica Schmidt
Date:
02/19/2018

Job Description:

****Can work out of SF Bay area or Los Angeles area*******

This role is partially remote and is open to candidates in either Pasadena or the Bay area.

The Sr. UX/UI designer will create an optimal user experience through UX designs, UI and visual design.

Key Responsibilities: 
● Act as the user advocate on cross-­functional teams, ensuring that we are moving towards providing an optimal user experience for our members in terms of interactions and design aesthetic. 
● Collaborate with a cross-­functional team of other designers, editors, developers, product and project managers to ensure that we are executing against project goals and milestones. 
● Ingest the business requirements, product goals and technical capabilities and come up with a successful UX solution that meets the business and experience needs.
● Provide direction and support in regards to user interaction and experience, ensuring that users are able to interact with our products in intuitive, usable, and delightful ways. 
● Provide direction and support in regards to visual design, taking into consideration the interaction design direction, and adding the look and feel for brand identity and company standards. 
● Create key design deliverables such as site maps, user flows, wireframes, style guides, visual design comps and interactive prototypes throughout the project lifecycle. 
● Apply branding guidelines, UX standards and voice to a consistent brand experience. 
● Collaborate with the research team on usability testing, providing insight as well as prototypes for testing. 
● Collaborate with development to check that output coincides with an optimal user experience. 
● Collaborate with outside vendors and agencies on projects that include cross-collaboration between external and internal resources. 

Requirements: 
● Bachelor’s Degree in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI, Design or related field (or equivalent experience). 
● Minimum of 5 years of UX/UI experience. 
● Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. 
● Proficiency in Sketch and InVision. 
● Experience working with digital, interactive UX design. 
● Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. 
● Experience working with cross-­functional teams in an agile environment. 
● Proven experience working with strict brand and style guide standards in a bigger company environment. 

Preferred Qualifications 
● Healthcare or Financial Services industry experience. 
● Experience in responsive design. 
● Mobile UX experience. 
● Experience with visual design as well as interaction design.

Client Description:

Taking a position with our client gets you in with a leader in its field.

Our client is a five-star medical provider who, as an innovator, was the first in their industry to offer electronic health records. They’re constantly on the forefront of innovation in the healthcare field, both for their technical advances as well as for their community involvement. Volunteerism and community service are critical components of their approach to improving the general health in all of their neighborhoods.

Our client practices what they preach, and has a strong commitment to work-life balance and a healthy lifestyle. On many of their campuses you can find fitness centers, walking paths, as well as volleyball and basketball courts. Stay healthy while developing your career path!

Aquent places talented writers, digital designers and user experience candidates, as well as editorial candidates with this market leader every day in one of a number of locations throughout California We’ve had the benefit of twenty years of experience placing talent at this company and there is an extensive network of talent here, not only actively working for Aquent, but also now senior members of the organization who have been converted to permanent employees over the years.