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Oct 03, 2017

New York City

Temp To Perm

Agent: Eric S.

Job #: 123900

Job Description

Our client is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Designer to join their digital products team. The designer will work with product team to conceptualize, design, and maintain product interfaces and overall user experience for their portfolio of web and software applications serving the education and library communities. The Designer will be responsible for design of the end-to- end user experience, including user workflows and wireframes.  
  
Responsibilities: 
-Manage UX/UI best practices with all products  
-Design and implement new features, enhancements, and content of existing websites 
-Maintain and create detailed mockups of designs that can be used by the development team to code user facing functionality 
-Create wireframes and define user flows 
-Manage and support the creation of design assets for site development 
-Collaborate with the Product and Editorial team to establish visual design systems 
-Build consensus around strategic design choices through design reviews and presentations 

Requirements: 
-Strong knowledge of current web development languages. Solid understanding of grid-based design, layout, typography, color and other design principles 
-A current portfolio demonstrating strong user interface and visual design work 
-Expertise with Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, InDesign, Invision, Zeplin, or similar tools. 
-Experience in customizing and implementing WordPress (intermediate level) ***REQUIRED SKILLS & SAMPLES***
-Ability to work well in a highly collaborative environment and take lead on some projects 
-Contribute to multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines 
-Understanding of HTML, CSS, and browser capabilities 
-Experience with designing for touch and/or mobile interfaces 
-Prototyping skills a plus

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