Full-time design opening for an Associate UX Designer! Ideally, this is someone with a strong design background who wants to break into the UX space. This person will assist lead designers and maintain and improve the overall application user experience.
Duration: full-time, 40 hours per week, temp-to-hire.
Location: Irving, TX (Please note, the company is currently working full-time remote but they would ideally like to find someone in the DFW area who can work onsite when things open back up in the future).
Start Date: January 2021
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000/year (depending on experience
Please note: must be able to pass a drug and background screening prior to starting
What we are looking for:
Strong understanding of design principles, design layout principles, and information architecture.
Willingness to go out, discover, and ask questions.
The ability to take complex ideas and data and create compelling interactive designs.
What’s in it for you:
The opportunity to work in all aspects of UX Design, not just one role.
Opportunity to join a stable company with a steady, exciting growth trajectory.
Join a fun, smart, dedicated, and innovative product & tech team.
Opportunities for career development and growth
Flexible work environment
Assist in usability testing and gathering user feedback
Help maintain application UI design consistency.
Collaborates with the product team to synthesize interview information into product expectations
Helps create interaction models, user task flows, screen designs, and UI details that promote ease of use and optimize task flows.
Assists in the creation of routine technical communication materials (e.g., policies and procedures, guidelines, presentations, messages)
Assists in the creation and maintaining of the Design Management System.
Maintains awareness of UI trends, techniques, and technologies
Develops an understanding of the different audience groups in the business unit / function that receive technical communications and how they differ from each other
Effectively communicates customer requirements and identifies technical issues.
Relevant degree preferred
Show the ability to tell a story with design.
Have a strong portfolio in Design, Web design, infographics, or interactive graphic design
Willingness to dive into tricky business, technical, and/or design problems, ask questions and offer solutions.
Shows a desire to collaborate with lead designers to help create visual designs and prototypes of new products
Has the ability to articulate design rationale & tradeoffs with the product team.
Takes users insights and agile methodologies to design and maintain products/application
Listens actively and questions / clarify information to ensure understanding of customer technology needs
Seeks out relevant information to ensure own understanding of complex information
Knowledge of design software (Sketch and InVision are a big plus)