Are you a User Experience Designer looking to join an awesome startup who is growing?Make hard decisions. Balance aspirational design with technical practicality and usability.
If so, I have an amazing opportunity for you.
Our Portland based client is looking for a user experience pro to solve interaction challenges and craft compelling and intuitive user interfaces. They are building a highly scalable real-time data analytics platform and data visualization is at the core of our user experience. Their goal is to devise the most effective ways to let customers analyze and interact with data in our application. To that end you will be involved in everything from the early feature research and concept ideation all the way through product implementation.
Develop interaction flows, wire frames, mock-ups, navigational flows, pixel perfect comps and prototypes
Lead user research and usability testing
Develop guidelines, standards, user-centered design processes and ensure that they are fully integrated into the product development lifecycle
Produce the documentation and output required to support the development process, including but not limited to hand drawn or vector wireframes, annotated mockups, production-ready files, or layout ready assets
QUALIFICATIONS 3+ years of experience working in interaction design, UI design, and/or usability.
BA/BS/BFA in Human Computer Interaction, Usability, Human Factors, Industrial Design, Computer Science or related field and real world web design experience
A strong understanding of the process of designing for the web (wireframes, comps, general pixel pushing, etc.)
Ability to articulate reasoning behind design decisions internally and in front of others (clients)
A mastery of web standards, user-centered design principles, knowledge of the software development process.
Strong project management skills.
Expert proficiency with design and prototyping tools: (Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle, Sketch, etc.)