UX Designer

San Jose, CA
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Heather Farrin

Job Description:

Design intuitive, user-orienting, and user-friendly interactions for products and features. Develop high-level and detailed task and data flows, wireframes, clickable prototypes, pixel-perfect visuals, and design elements to effectively deliver and communicate interaction, and functional design. Interpret written requirements, conduct reviews with cross-functional teams, and iterate on all design products to achieve consensus and acceptance. 

• 7+ years of experience designing world-class, complex _applications_ for enterprise and technical users 
• Strong portfolio of web application and mobile applet design work 
• Knowledge of desktop and mobile design standards 
• Knowledge of current user experience design trends and best practices 
• Excellent visual design skills in visual orientation, composition, typography, layout, and color usage 
• Proficiency with leading design tools, such as Sketch and the Adobe Creative Suite 
• Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to present and evangelize designs to cross-functional teams 
• Ability to work with tight timelines, deliver designs on schedule, and juggle multiple projects 

• Experience working in Agile environment 
• Previous experience with traffic, parking, lighting, or public safety applications would be a plus 

Bachelors degree, masters degree, or equivalent experience in Human Factors, User Experience Design, or Graphic Design

Client Description:

A large telecomm company working on cutting-edge design experiences!


WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments 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
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- 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)