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UX Designer - Specialist in Visual and Design Research

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2020-01-30 10:07:00
Job Type: Full Time only

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Team Expertise

Design Team Specialties

  • Design research and design thinking strategy/facilitation
  • User experience design (web + mobile)
  • User interface and graphic design (web, mobile, and marketing)
  • Front-end development/implementation of design
  • Content design and marketing

Design Technologies

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sketch
  • Invision
  • Balsamiq
  • WordPress CMS
  • SiteExecutive CMS
  • SiteCore CMS
  • Paper and pen

Design Specialist Requirements

  • Maintains a strong portfolio showcasing user experience and visual design work for web and mobile
  • Knows the entire Adobe Creative Suite well, with excellence in one or more program
  • Is comfortable working with Sketch or a similar prototyping program
  • Has worked on several multi-person projects, with developers and project managers, and is familiar with the concept of â??the whole is greater than the sum of its partsâ??
  • Is comfortable applying design principles to technical projects
  • Has worked on multi-stakeholder projects, applying a user-centered approach to gathering insights and requirements and applying them successfully to user interface designs
  • Possesses a working knowledge of front-end languages or a willingness to learn them
  • Has used a content management system before to manage web content
  • Has experience with designing to fit existing branding/styles while creatively applying those styles to existing software applications
  • Bonus: Has design experience with data visualizations

Responsibilities of this Position
The responsibilities of the Design Specialist

  • Visual and User Experience Design include design research, user experience design, and user interface design for enterprise and healthcare applications.
  • The Design Specialist should be skilled in visual (graphic) design with a track record of applying a design research and user-centered design process to multi-stakeholder projects.
  • A successful candidate should grasp the complexities of healthcare and higher education design requirements quickly while balancing the needs of end users.
  • Design team members provide expertise in design research, content, marketing, user experience, visual design, and front-end development. The team is looking for a talented individual with specific expertise that compliments these competencies. This individual must also be willing to learn and participate in existing team competencies.

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