Senior UX/UI Designer

Location: Boston, Charlotte

ABOUT YOU:

You are a designer, through and through. You are addicted to creating and your imagination is boundless.  The web is your canvas, and Adobe Creative Cloud/Suite (among others) is your go-to toolkit to create elegant, lasting, digital solutions. You get excited about typography, data visualization, new user interactions, and color theory, and stay current with contemporary design and user experience trends. You are committed to your craft, You take pride in everything you create, and it shows in pixel perfect clarity and wholesome, lasting experiences.

JOB DESCRIPTION & RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Sr. UI/UX Designer is an active leader in Research & Analysis and Design & Development projects. The individual will be required to make critical user experience and visual design decisions, both during and after the sales process, by engaging with the client and crafting end-to-end creative solutions.

 

The Sr. UI/UX Designer must ready to adapt and extend the creative vision as new product goals and creative challenges emerge in our iterative, creative environment, and is someone who will bring knowledge and creativity to the position as well as have the discipline to drive results and follow established fundamental processes. The candidate will be primarily measured on ensuring that the user experience and visual design and deliverables meet modern design standards and help to solve key business problems.  

Responsibilities:

A day in the life of a UX Designer at JD could include but is not limited to:

  • UX Wireframing
  • Market (SWOT) Analysis
  • User Researching
  • User Personas
  • User Workflows & Journeys
  • UI Mockups
  • Creating custom iconography and other visuals
  • Branding exercises
  • Conducting client, & user interviews
  • Live Whiteboarding/Brainstorming sessions with Client
  • Mentorship & On-going training support for Jr. design resources
  • Building clickable or interactive prototypes
  • Furthering the JD brand

REQUIREMENTS:

Most things are teachable, but we want to make sure you have a solid foundation.

  • You have 5-7+ years of design experience
  • You’re a great active listener
  • You’re a highly skilled communicator
  • You advocate for users and understand the importance of human interaction and experience
  • You take pride in every experience you design
  • HTML5 proficient
  • CSS3 proficient
  • Experience with CSS Pre-processors (SASS, LESS, etc)
  • Understanding of Web-based usability standards

A little Extra:

These additional skills are like brownie points:

  • Illustration Skills
  • 2D/3D Animation
  • Experience with IxD
  • Past Experience with teaching, training, or customer service
  • Javascript (or jQuery) experience 

 

SALARY & BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salary with bonus
  • Complete benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, 401k
  • Stable company with growing revenue
  • Flexible work from home and vacation policies
  • New equipment of choice
  • Work with cutting edge technologies in many spaces
  • Office locations in Boston, Chicago, Charlotte, and San Jose Costa Rica
 
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