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UX / UI Designer - APIs

Location:
Boston, MA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Posted By:
Lindsay DesRochers
Date:
01/06/2021

Job Description:

Title: Hybrid UX/UI Designer - APIs 

Terms: 3-months, potential extensions

​This API team is seeing a UI/UX designer to work on their B2B website to ad content and web pages to inform businesses how to use the APIs on their site.  Prior API experience is desired, but not required.​ Relevant and valued prior experience would be responsive web design, a small stand-alone website for B2B, or small microsite design

* Minimum of 5 years experience required* - this role will act as a sole designer and must be able to work autonomously

Why we need you?

In this specific role, you will be at the forefront of our Digital transformation to a hyper-agile product design and development process. In partnership with a dedicated multi-disciplinary team, you will be implementing a new agile-like process by which we will deliver better products, faster, working on one of our most strategic initiatives.

Who we’re looking for?

In order to be successful in this role, you need to be a well-rounded UX designer, who can solve complex business challenges while being an advocate of the user. You are able to conduct user interviews and leverage various methods to uncover user needs. In addition to producing wire-frames, you are able to craft visual designs that follow our Brand guidelines and design system. You understand the importance of UX copy and how it can impact an experience. You also know when to pull in experts (visual designers, copywriters, researchers, etc) at the right time to supplement your skill set. Finally, you exhibit impeccable communication skills that you leverage to ensure smooth and efficient collaboration with your other team members and stakeholders.

Required Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 5 years experience in UX design, with experience working with cross-functional teams (IT, Product, Research, etc.).
- A minimum of 3 years of experience (or expert proficiency) in Sketch and InVision.
Preferred Qualifications
- Experience with agile and lean software development practices.

Education
- Bachelors degree required


 

Client Description:

Our Client:

  • Makes it their mission to guide people toward better health
  • Is considered by Fast Company to be amongst the most innovative companies
  • Is listed by Forbes as one of the world’s most admired companies
  • This includes altering the products they offer at retail to more health-conscious offerings!

Our client has recently made a move toward a major merger, which means this is a great time to get involved! Two big industry brands coming together.

Working here gets you into a fast-paced environment, with tons of cross-functional working relationships. You’d have exposure to a number of teams related to any project you’re working on, and we sometimes see freelancers convert to permanent employees on teams they’ve had the opportunity to interact with. This is definitely a standout opportunity!

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Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized health, vision and dental benefits
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck
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