#172033

UX Designer

Location:
Boston, MA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
up to $70/hour (DOE)
Start date:
9/27/2021
Posted By:
Lindsay DesRochers
Date:
09/02/2021

Job Description:

Aquent has an EXCITING opportunty for a UX Designer!

While this poisiton will start of being remote, it is expected that this will move into a hybrid on-site position.  For this reason, we will only consider candidates that are able to commute to the following areas:

  • Boston, MA
  • New York, NY
  • Chicago, IL
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Dallas, TX
  • Denver, CO
  • Providence, RI
  • Philadelphia, PA

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be a well-rounded UX designer, who can solve complex business challenges while being an advocate of the user. 
  • Be 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.
  • You exhibit impeccable communication skills that you leverage to ensure smooth and efficient collaboration with your other team members and stakeholders.

REQUIRED SKILLS/EDUCATION

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


 

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!

WHY YOU WANT TO WORK THROUGH AQUENT:

We care about your CAREER GOALS.

  • We offer resume & portfolio review + interview prep. You'll feel set for success!
  • Learn for free: https://thegymnasium.com/
  • Who is AQUENT: www.youtube.com/watch?v=5z-n8nfytuM
  • Pay it forward: https://aquent.com/rewards/

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
  • Check our Benefits out.  Up to 85% subsidy