#136041

Sr. UX / UI Designer

Location:
Boca Raton, FL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Hourly (Contract)
Start date:
08/06/2018
posted by:
Lauren Rosner
Date:
07/30/2018

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 client in Boca Raton, FL is looking for a Sr. UX/UI Designer for a 6 month assignment (40/hrs 5 days, on site) with potential to extend beyond.

This position currently has no direct management responsibilities; however, may lead to an opportunity under the E-commerce Creative Director to manage the UX design team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conceptualize, design and develop user interface designs in a fast-paced online/mobile environment. Consumer applications as well as enterprise platforms
  • Collaborate with stakeholders within a multi-disciplinary team to gather design requirements and translate those requirements into high-quality visual solutions
  • Understand UI/UX best practices and drive improvements in designs and methodology
  • Design and develop user interface components and assets
  • Realize product concepts into visually compelling application designs
  • Create models that form the theoretical foundation for great solutions: workflow diagrams, flowcharts, storyboards, personas, etc.
  • Establish a high-level vision for the solution
  • Collaborate closely with business stakeholders, product owners and development leads
  • Create low-fi sketches and wireframes to establish the rough direction
  • Create precise, hi-fidelity mock-ups and interactive prototypes for phased user testing
  • Conduct usability testing and provide analysis
  • Write thorough UI design specifications and style guides
  • Support developers through the development phase
  • Design and documentation of user interfaces from detailed business requirements for application development, public and contract site
  • Responsible for the Client's image library and setting standards for use of icons, images, style sheets across all applications and web sites


REQUIREMENTS

  • MUST HAVE A STRONG PORTFOLIO THAT REFLECTS YOUR EXPERIENCE
  • 2-3 years: Agile experience (Scrum/ Kanban)
  • 3 years: Experience in creating user-centered designs
  • 3 years: Experience in designing for mobile devices
  • 3 years: Experience in researching users and conducting usability testing
  • 4 years: Technical experience in HTML and CSS Coding
  • 6 years: Related work experience in Technology and/or E-commerce
  • Experience designing consumer, enterprise software, and transactional web sites (e-commerce, Mobile, etc.).
  • Strong skills in Sketch, Axure, Photoshop, Illustrator, Balsamiq
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science
  • Experience in researching users and conducting usability testing.
  • Natural ability to empathize with different end user groups
  • Strong visual design skills and a detailed knowledge of fundamental design principles and disciplines that affect typography, color use, animation, composition, use of space, weight etc.