UX Designer

The Woodlands, TX
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Michelle Yelverton

Job Description:

We are seeking a UX Designer for a long term, open-ended role for one of our valued clients in the Energy industry. The candidate will sit onsite in our client's North Houston location M-F.

Benefits and Paid Time off available through Aquent.

Position description
UX Designer will design software and platforms that meet people’s needs. You will combine interfaces and workflows to enhance user experience.
In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential.
Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers.
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.

                • 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

                • Proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer or similar role
                • Strong portfolio of design 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