UX Designer


1 month ago

09/26/2019 10:21:23

Job type: Full-time

Category: Design

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  • Lead workshops/discussions with clients, identifying strategies for leveraging web technologies in support of their content, customers, and business goals.

  • Map information architectures, defining key content/object types and relationships between them, building a bridge of understanding between business, visual design, and engineering disciplines.

  • Design and develop wireframes, user flows, functional specifications, and other representations to document and clarify that understanding.

  • Collaborate with visual designers and front end engineers on visual design deliverables, interactive prototypes, and production-ready web experiences.

  • Perform primary and secondary user research and persona development, as well as design and execute user tests or multivariate tests on prototypes and existing sites with a focus on converting insights from research and testing into actionable recommendations and design solutions.


  • At least three years experience with information architecture, interaction design, user experience design, or similar field.

  • Demonstrated ability to design and define user experiences from blank sheets of paper to sitemaps and wireframes to developed sites.

  • Strong understanding of web interactions: patterns, best practices, common challenges website developers face and solutions to those challenges.

  • Have a collaborative, self-motivated, "always-learning" spirit, driven to improve user experiences everywhere at all times through smart design and applied effort.

  • Willingness to support occasional travel to client sites.

Nice to have

  • Experience with WordPress as a platform, including custom post types, taxonomies, and use of WordPress beyond typical “blog” use cases.

  • Experience and comfort working in a fast-paced, digital agency environment across multiple work groups and with multiple concurrent projects.

  • Understanding of content strategy, publishing workflows, and content management platforms.

  • Experience with Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and InVision.

  • Formal UX or design education.

  • Remote working experience appreciated.

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