Job Description :
Our UI/UX Designer will work closely with product managers and developers and will be focused on research, strategy, prototyping, and user testing for a web-based education platform.

Responsibilities

Create new designs, including (but not limited to) user flows, wireframes, mocks, and prototypes.
Communicate design intent to both internal and external teams. Clearly rationalize and justify design work and advocate for users’ needs.
Collaborate effectively on a team and be willing to explore all options. Design is grounded in constraints, which serve as boundaries to work within and barriers to creatively overcome. The craft is knowing when to conform and when to push the edge.
Work closely with user researchers to better inform designs through users’ point of view.
Deliver the designs for each release by following through on details with the Engineering team and driving fit-and-finish polish.
Create and Translate low fidelity wireframes/UX prototypes into effective and appealing interfaces
Proactively recognize UX/UI gaps in design and propose solutions
Simplify complex content and ideas into functional, usable interfaces
Ensure existing UI guidelines and standards are followed during the development and maintenance of the product

Required Skills

Experience as a senior member of a UI/UX team through the product development cycle of successfully launched web, mobile and/or software applications
Proven track record of designing and shipping successful software design experiences for multiple device types and contexts.
Strong core interaction design skills, knowledge of the user-centered design methodologies, and a good understanding of usability.
Fluency with visual and interaction design tools as well as competency with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and ability to work within a highly technical environment; good understanding of technical requirements and limitations.
Demonstrated experience designing usable web-based interfaces.