User Experience / UX Designer (137734) Open job in new window
Location: Alpharetta, GA
Metro Area: Atlanta, GA
Category: Information Technology

Job Description:

  • User Experience is looking for a highly motivated, creative, and detail oriented Visual and UX Designer.
  • The User Experience team is responsible to expand the UX Strategic footprint, visibility and value added across the organization by leading the Global UX Design and Research movement across the organization.
  • We leverage skilled UX professionals to provide consulting services and bring new UX Innovation and industry best practices to the company.
  • You will be responsible for a wide range of design projects with a focus on simple, clean design for our browser and mobile user interface.
  • This role is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about design, layout, form and typography for web/mobile and other emerging technologies.
  • Together with other designers, product managers, and researchers and developers, you will work to find solutions to our user's challenges and create the necessary simulations and final graphics to explain your suggested design solutions.
  • You will constantly play an active role in driving your vision through, getting it into the product, and reacting to user's feedback. We are seeking someone that is enthusiastic about working in an agile and iterative environment.

Responsibilities

  • Create visual and interaction concepts then iterate into increasingly high fidelity prototypes for user evaluation leading to the final visual design
  • Write the visual and behavioral style guide for the GUI components
  • Develop innovative design solutions for multiple projects
  • Communicate effectively with the team
  • Provide expertise on color theory, typography, composition, layout, etc.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple projects while remaining highly detail oriented
  • Remain flexible to changing priorities
  • Keep up-to-date knowledge of ever evolving design trends and techniques

Requirements

  • 4+ years designing web and mobile applications
  • A strong portfolio of great user experience designs
  • A deep understanding of web design, mobile app and mobile web best practices
  • Be an advocate for the user and passionate about the user experience
  • Be detail oriented on the deliverables creating pixel perfect assets
  • Design experience on consumer and business applications in the entire range of visual design activities:
  • Concept drawings
  • Low fidelity wireframes
  • Simulations
  • High fidelity pixel accurate renderings
  • Style guide for components and accompanying CSS
  • Innovative design thinking on core functions such as navigation, search, notifications and social features (tagging, rating, etc.)
  • Experience designing data visualizations with graphs, charts, etc.
  • Experience in an agile and collaborative environment (early stage startup or other Rapid Application Development RAD environments) is a plus
  • Expertise with the appropriate tools for each stage of this process.