#173284

Mid - Sr. UI Designer

Location:
Remote
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
ASAP
Posted By:
Lindsay DesRochers
Date:
10/06/2021

Job Description:

Aquent has an EXCITING opportunity for a Mid-Sr UI Designer.

While this position will start off being remote, it will eventually move to being a hybrid on-site position (2-3 days/week).  For this reason, you must live in or around the following areas:

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

* You will be asked to work Eastern Time Zone hours.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This person will be responsible for designing user interfaces and visuals for native and responsive web platforms
  • Work alongside UX designers, researchers, engineers and product managers to ensure that we’re solving the right problem, the right way
  • This person will work within our UI Kit and brand style guide to deliver high quality, polished user interface designs, assets and specs
  • Conduct design reviews and confidently communicate decision-making rationale to team members and stakeholders at all levels of the organization
  • Coordinate and partner with engineering to handoff designs, provide specifications and QA support through to launch
  • Groom features and plan sprints with team members within an agile process

SKILL/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • 5+ years as a UI, interaction, product or digital designer with a focus on user centered design
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating creative problem solving with excellent attention to detail, mastery of typography, color, iconography and spacing
  • 1+ years’ experience conducting stakeholder reviews of UI design solutions
  • Demonstrable experience designing for both web (desktop, mobile) and native (iOS, Android) platforms
  • Ability to take a strategic design approach factoring in user research, user test findings and technical capabilities to inform the user interface solution
  • 2+ years experience producing designs for large-scale, enterprise products in an agile environment
  • Experience with iOS and/or Material native UI guidelines and patterns
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
  • Lean/iterative mindset; be open to adapting in order to meet customer and business needs process
  • Expert knowledge working with Sketch and Invision
  • High School diploma 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!

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