User Experience Designer

Location
Eagan, MN
Posted
Jan 04, 2018
Closes
Jan 04, 2019
Ref
311587_1
Contact
Digital People
Category
Engineering
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Digital People’s top client is looking for a User Experience Designer to engage in a 12 month contract position! In this role, you would join a cross-functional UX/UI team engaged in the reshaping of entire market-leading product lines. You will work closely with a team of designers, developers and researchers to create holistic experience solutions for mobile and web. This is a team of internal consultants working on a wide range of sophisticated applications with rich interaction models targeted to professionals around the world. Sounds pretty amazing right?!? If you want to join a team of diverse, focused, fun individuals while practicing Agile/Lean UX, then this is the job for you!

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product teams to uncover business needs, develop design strategies and communicate your design solutions
  • Design and specify the product experience using iterative design techniques including design studios, customer interviews and usability testing
  • Produce design deliverables such as sketches, scenarios, wireframes, mental models and prototypes
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas and detailed design rationale both verbally and visually
  • Help define and maintain a global patterns and guidelines library
  • Evangelize experience design throughout the organization

Qualifications:

  • Local candidates only please
  • 5+ years of UX design and visual design
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in a design-related discipline
  • Proven ability to work in a cross-discipline, open and creative team
  • Highly creative, detail-oriented, passionate about delivering the best user experience possible
  • Ability to work independently and juggle multiple UX projects at a time
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Familiarity with modern web technologies
  • A portfolio demonstrating relevant experience in user-centric design
  • Background in visual design a plus
  • Experience in rapid prototyping a plus
  • Experience working in an agile development environment a plus

Digital People has over 25 years of dedicated experience for creative, interactive and marketing job placements in roles such as designer, developer, analyst, project manager, marketing specialist, user experience and copywriter. We understand that there is a bigger story behind every resume and that creative juices come from real live humans, so connect with us today and let us help you find a place to showcase your talent!

 

 

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