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UX designer

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If you thrive in understanding complex scenarios in order to build creative and relevant information architecture and interaction patterns and you are interested in defining the next generation of online productivity experiences for businesses, this job could be your next challenge!

We are looking for an experienced UX designer who is passionate about user-centered design approaches, interaction design excellence, transforming customer data into elegant and usable solutions, and bringing your own and other’s designs to life through prototyping. In this role, you’ll be called upon to work closely with researchers, writers, project managers, and other designers to create world-class UX designs as well as prototypes.

Your ability to partner with other designers on the team to produce rich interactive prototypes that help drive toward the best solution will be important. You must have excellent interpersonal skills to work within our highly dynamic and collaborative team. The ideal candidate will be an end-user advocate, driving user needs and goals into both creative and pragmatic design solutions. They will also be experienced in the application of user-centered philosophies, interaction design best practices as well as the latest in web technology (HTML/CSS/Jquery). Qualified candidates must demonstrate the ability to execute work with a high standard for quality within time and technical constraints amid competing priorities and ambiguous situations.

Requirements:
• BA/BS or higher degree in Interaction Design or related discipline (Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Visual Design) preferred – experience can substitute for degree.
• 4 years of professional experience in interactive design experience. Visual design skills a plus.
• Strong visual design/layout/typography skill set.
• Mastery of Photoshop and Illustrator.
• High level of comfort prototyping with web-based technologies, LESS.CSS, HTML, MVVM, JQuery, AJAX etc...
• Ability to document user experience and interactivity through wireframes, flowcharts, screenshots, design specifications, and demos.
• Ability to rapidly prototype and iterate designs.
• Strong problem solving, creative, communication, and negotiation skills.
• Experience working with other User Experience disciplines (User Research, Visual Design, and User Assistance), Technical disciplines (PM, Dev, Test), as well as Business and Marketing.

5 plus years work related experience required. Minimum of 2 years experience in a lead role. Strong knowledge of user interface and functionality design required. Strong creative skills and ability to generate design ideas required. Advanced experience in creating and implementing usability studies, personas, user flows, wireframes, style guides, navigational structures, and affinity diagrams is required. Advanced knowledge of web technologies (i.e. HTML and CSS). Fluency with standard design software tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) required. Advanced interaction design and web technology skills (i.e. Flash) may be required. Strong knowledge or experience with database served websites. Experience working with rich client or web applications preferred. Must have the ability to understand and integrate customer needs and motivations into specific areas of product design to contribute to user features and functionality. Must be familiar with industry standards and trends. Strong communication skills as well as the ability to work independently and as part of a team required. Must have ability to own and drive projects. Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.

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