#147310

UX Designer

Location:
Bellevue, WA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Competitive
Start date:
05/22/2019
Posted By:
Melanie Fox
Date:
05/06/2019

Job Description:

Job Description:

Seeking a UX Designer with 4-6 years of experience to support our global client with various efforts. This position will be tasked to deliver the designs for the information organization, aesthetic look and feel, interaction design, and experience flows for specific parts of user experiences through the creation of sketches, storyboards, IA, wireframes, prototypes or high-fidelity visual compositions. 

 

 

This person would create design concepts and present solutions to business stakeholders that satisfy both customer needs and business requirements. Work with Information Architects and Creative Designers to assist in User Interface or completed design delivery. Work closely with other designers and User Experience to understand nature of graphical designs and purpose of the enhancement, feature, or project. Build low-high-fidelity prototypes for design research. Create, optimize, and extract artwork for internal and external customers. Collaborate with the UX team to translate requirements, specifications, and wireframes into visual designs. Contribute to requirements and functional specifications. Use customer insight to continuously improve the user interface with the aim of increasing conversion. Contribute to advancing the teams design methodology by focusing on quality, client-side performance, and efficiency. Keep up-to-date with new developments in relevant design, technology, standards, and best practices. In conjunction with the business owner for SEO, the business owner for the brand, product managers, and the UE team, define and enforce page development standards that optimize the sites performance in search engines. May provide ongoing XHTML, CSS, and/or JavaScript quality assurance, development and maintenance. 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

● Work within an agile team of UX designers and UX researchers to produce effective and delightful interactive experiences 
● Follow creative direction and existing style guides and frameworks to create sketches, wireframes, user flows, visuals, prototypes and other interface specifications 
● Present and explain design choices and options based on competitive reviews and gestalt design principles 
● Meet quality, usability and accessibility standards and follow team processes for creating, maintaining and optimizing our interaction and visual design patterns and frameworks for web and/or native app experiences 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
● Professional experience with design and development of interactive software interfaces 
● Knowledge of typography, information architecture, layout and composition, color theory, fluid grid systems, use of photography, animation and transition concepts 
● Knowledge of user-centered, usability, and human-computer interaction design principles 
● Familiarity with web and native mobile design systems standards (iOS and Android preferred) 
● Ability to work with HTML5 and CSS3 coding practices (familiarity with scripting languages a big plus) 

Top skillsets our client would like to see: 
- Interaction designer with visual design capabilities, required 
- Follows user-centered design process to inform designs, required 
o Research 
o Competitive teardowns 
o Site data, success metrics 
- Html prototyping experience is nice to have


Programs/tools: 
- Must be able to use sketch 
- Invision prototyping skills, desired