UI / UX Designer

San Jose, CA
Job Terms:
$55+/hr. depending on experience
Start date:
Posted By:
Mark Gatza

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 financial client, has an opportunity for a UI/UX Designer!!!

  • Typical Task Breakdown/Rhythm: (15-20%) This person will be attending team meetings that happen every other Mondays, on Wednesdays there is a 2 hour design review. For their project, they will meet multiple times a week with the cross functional team. 
  • 80-85% of the day will be spent doing the design work. 
  • This is a very collaborative and interactive role; There is a possibility that there may be interaction with external stakeholders 
  • Work Environment: wide-open office space, open desks. The large work areas only hold 50-60 people max, it's a more intimate set up & there's a lot of collaboration spaces and lounges. 
  • This team works is 9a-5p. This person can flex if they want to come in at 9:30 or 10 and work until 6. No remote candidates. 

**They work in rapid short cycles & there is a very robust AB testing (put out multiple designs and can see what is working). This is very rich with user experience & is very relatable space that impact millions of people. 


• Has a thorough understanding of UX methodology and lifecycle across key channels and platforms. 
• Customer-focused, with experience using design research methods to uncover customer insights 
• Effectively operates within an iterative design team, managing UX responsibilities against defined milestones and plan with little day-to-day oversight. 
• Knowledge of key channels and platforms, with experience in areas of mobile, portable, dedicated, web, or native mobile design. 
• Experience with resources such as; pattern library, repositories, and internal communication tools. 
• General awareness of technology mediums (Javascript, HTML/CSS, Obj-C, platform UIs, etc.) including differences between them. 
• Solid expertise in design software applications including Adobe suite, Sketch, InVision and Zeplin 

• Experience with Framer a plus 
  4+ years experience
  Bachelors or Master’s Degree in either: Design, Information Architecture, Human Factors or equivalent project/portfolio experience. 
-Quality interaction design 
-Quality visual design and ability to use design software to create design prototypes and specs documents 
-Meets commitments on time and flexible in collaborating and taking input to iterate toward the refined designs