#141200

UX / UI Designer for Consumer - Facing Retail Project

Location:
The Woodlands
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
01/07/2019
posted by:
Crystal Pettibone
Date:
11/29/2018

Job Description:

Our client, a Fortune 100 Energy company, is looking for a UX/UI designer to work on a large, consumer-facing project. They need an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. They will combine interfaces and workflows to enhance the user experience, and make the product more user friendly and intuitive so that it will attract and retain customers. A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential, and experience working with a retail project would be a huge bonus! 


Responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. 


Primary Job Functions: 

  • Understand product specifications and user psychology 
  • Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback 
  • Create personas through user research and data 
  • Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success 
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs 
  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability) 
  • Work with UI designers to implement attractive designs 
  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers 
  • Keep abreast of competitor products and industry trends 

Requirements: 

  • Proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer or similar role 
  • Strong portfolio of design projects 
  • Experience in mobile app projects 
  • Background in project management and research 
  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture 
  • Proficient in design software 
  • Problem-solving aptitude 
  • Analytical mind with a business acumen 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • [nice to have] Experience in retail projects