UX/UI Designer

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States Full-time

POSITION: UX/UI Designer

DEPARTMENT: Development

ACCOUNTABLE TO: Director of Creative Technology

 

JOB SUMMARY

 

The UX/UI Designer will be responsible for the creation and production of digital and interactive projects across all clients and disciplines. This position will work closely with strategy, creative, and development leads to design cutting edge experiences across all digital touch points. Projects may include, but are not limited to: user flows, sitemaps, wireframes, prototypes, testing/iteration, storyboards, banner ads, digital layouts, and QA. The ideal candidate has proven UX/UI experience, strong visual design skills, understands site hierarchies, champions the user, and has a passion for creating experiences in online and interactive environments.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

* Host stakeholder meetings and provide insight on clients’ needs from a digital perspective

* Development of user/journey maps and ability articulate them to clients/teammates

* Writing high level and detailed business requirements for digital projects

* Designing wireframes that layout both content hierarchy and interactions Collaborate with art directors/designers to help execute design stages, from concept to hand-off.

* Ability to present work, provide interaction logic, understand stakeholders’ instruction, and apply feedback accordingly

* Coordinate with Project Managers to assess workload, due dates, final deliverables

* Maintain knowledge of the latest UI/UX trends, industry changes and technologies

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS

 

* B.A. degree or equivalent.

* Minimum of 2 years experience.

* Working knowledge of the creative process, strategic, creative development and interactive production.

* Excellent time management skills.

* Highly organized and able to work efficiently on multiple projects.

* Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator) or Sketch.

* Experience using Axure RP wireframe software.

* Experience working with InVision (for interactive prototyping and mockups).

* Working knowledge of HTML and CSS encouraged.

 

COMPETENCIES | SUCCESS FACTORS FOR CANDIDATE

 

* Strong User interaction skills.

* Ability to present feasible solutions to stakeholders.

* Strong interpersonal communication skills.

* Ability to adapt to constant change and frequent interruptions.

* Ability to identify and solve problems; critical thinking and curiosity a must.

* Ability to work well under pressure, handling multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

* Skilled in organizing and prioritizing work.

* Tenacious attention to detail.

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

* Possess a service-driven and client-focused attitude: you want the work to be the best it can be.

* Ability to work nights and weekends when necessary

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