Job Description :
Client: Direct

Rate: Market

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new position 10/11 - pt_uxd_bh_pa

Our client in the Philadelphia area is looking for a UX Designer to join their team. This is starting as a 6+ month contract role with a very well-known organization.

UX Designer

Philadelphia, PA

6+ Months


Position Description:

· Ensure a great user experience and iterate upon it with user-testing.

· Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly iterate/test your designs.

· Understand business requirements

o Conceive and conduct user research interviews and surveys

o Translate these into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups and prototypes.

· Work on mobile and web products used by both internal applications and external customers.

· Facilitate product development by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products such as ecommerce mobile applications and websites.

· Translate concepts into wireframes, prototypes, user flows, and mockups that lead to intuitive user experiences.

· Design/deliver wireframes, user journeys, user stories, and mockups optimized for a variety of interfaces and devices.

· Identify design problems and create solutions.

· Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, features and functions.

Required Skills:

· 3+ years of UX design experience

· Mobile-first and responsive design experience

· Understanding of the following:

o User-centered design (UCD)

o planning and conducting user research

o user testing

o A/B testing

o rapid prototyping

o heuristic analysis

o usability

o accessibility concerns

· Ability to intelligently and efficiently iterate solutions/designs.

· Enthusiasm about collaborating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model, to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.

· Be passionate about resolving user pain points through great design.

· Open-minded to receiving constructive criticism and feedback.

· Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.

Bonus Skills:

· Experience with standard UX software, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript a bonus

· Experience with UX design targeted for the teen market a bonus