Job Description :
Title: UX Design / Interaction Designer
Location: Phoenix, AZ, Houston, TX and San Jose, CA, NYC, NY
Type of Hire: FTE / Contract / CTH

Job Description
This is an exciting position that will require a strong eye for design when building Industrial Internet customer applications. Our apps feature in-depth data visualization and geographic information system (GIS) that enable our customers to visualize, question, analyze, and interpret data to understand relationships, patterns, and trends. We are looking for a user-experience designer that will be responsible for taking user research findings along with business requirements and translating that information into sitemaps, wireframes and prototypes. You will design the overall functionality of the product and iterate upon it to ensure a great user experience. In this role you will be accountable for: Usability (how easy it is for users to accomplish the tasks that users want to complete); accessibility (the ability for anyone to use it regardless of environment or device); sustainability (how easy is it for the system to stay current and manageable by helping to build modular); and scalability (making sure the system can handle foreseeable changes to business, international customers or specific industry needs

Qualifications
Strong knowledge of principles and guidelines related to interaction design, information architecture, visual/graphic design and usability
Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, a solid grasp of user centered design (UCD), and a deep understanding of responsive design
Solid experience in creating wireframes, user flows, process flows and site maps
Bachelor’s Degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, or related discipline
Ability to present designs and drive consensus and negotiate trade-offs effectively
Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and work well in multi-disciplinary team agile development environment.
Strong inter-personal skills and excellent communication skills are needed, with the ability to interact well with all team members and management
Graphic arts experience a plus
Proficient in speaking and writing English
Ability to share online portfolio

Tools / Technical:
Skilled in standard design tools (Adobe CC, OmniGraffle, Sketch), hand drawing and visual communication, along with familiarity with interactive prototyping tools (Hype, Adobe Edge, Keynote)
Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Basic understanding of HTML / CSS / JavaScript