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Sr. UI Designer


Mar 07, 2018



Agent: Whitney W.

Job #: 129769

Salary: DOE

Job Description

Our clients User Experience Design team is looking for a talented Senior UI Designer with a strong portfolio showing a heavy mix of both user interface and graphic design work. You will help us champion design projects as we develop world class products for sports teams and media outlets. Our ideal candidate possesses expert UI skills and is able to translate high-level requirements, wireframes, interaction flows, and prototypes into highly polished, clean, useful, and thoughtful mobile/web user interfaces comps. 

Senior UI Designer Objectives: Provide creative user interface designs/patterns, typography, and style guides based on delivered user research, competitive analysis, current trends, sketches, wireframes, and prototypes Confident in designing for both mobile applications and responsive web user experiences that adhere to user goals, business objectives, brand standards. Brainstorm and collaborate with fellow UXD team members, product owners, developers, stakeholders, and project managers to generate concepts and concrete ideas for execution Push innovation both aesthetically and technologically Review and critique projects to maintain brand consistency, user experience, and high standard of creative quality Explore trends and competitive landscape to incorporate appropriate use of color, type, voice, and tone in our digital design standards 

Design Skills: Exhibit a clean, functional, and highly polished design aesthetic Exceptional typography and layout skills A solid understanding of UXD principles, interface design, and usability. Champion current and relevant mobile and web platform technologies including responsive web, mobile applications, and CMS tool experiences Advanced designing skills in: Sketch, Adobe CC (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) Familiarity with these design process apps: Framer, Zeplin, InVision, Abstract Illustration techniques and photography skills a major plus for developing interesting and unique designs Basic understanding of CSS/HTML (ideally familiar with HTML5 and CSS3), PHP, XML, Ajax, Javascript/JQuery and MySQL MS: PowerPoint | Apple: Keynote 

Workplace Skills: 

Communicate: Effectively articulate ideas, present to groups internal and external stakeholders and with supervisor to share progress of work and design 

Collaborate: Work with the UX and product teams to see a project through its lifecycle

Estimate: Estimate project effort required

Multitask: Manage multiple projects at once and oversee development of the designs 

Time Management: Manage time wisely across jobs, meets agreed upon deadlines and is accountable and responsible for their work 

Qualifications: BFA preferably in Graphic Design, related field, OR relevant work experience 5+ years of solid graphic and UI design experience with heavy focus on mobile application and responsive web user interactive design Optimistic and enthusiastic team player

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