Location: St. Petersburg, FL ( REMOTE) but must live in Tampa Area.
Type: Contract -6+ Months
The UX designer will work in modern SaaS application interfaces while taking pride providing a product that customers will love.
Duties and responsibilities:
- The whole enchilada: customer journey analysis, information architecture, wireframes, graphic design, mockups, prototyping, and providing insight for product improvements.
- Application of consistent branding and product design standards
- UX design for a range of new applications, including multiple greenfield products.
- Taking initiative to utilize UX methodologies to solve problems:
An in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of good design: visual hierarchy, layout, typography, color theory, etc.
In-depth understanding of software usability heuristics and guidelines
Experience with usability studies and/or user research
Experience with design work for B2B enterprise products
Experience implementing your design ideas in a software product environment
Experience with written style and usability guidelines and built user interfaces that adhere to them.
BSc in UX, Design, Computer Science, Engineering, Psychology/Sociology or a related field
- 5+ years relevant work experience as a product, UX or UI designer
- Must have a user-centric product design approach
- Understanding of HCI and UCD
- Ability to work in a rapid/iterative design environment
- Strong portfolio of design projects
- Strong understanding of interaction design and information architecture
- Proficient in design software (e.g. UXPin, Balsamiq, Adobe Suite, etc.)
- Problem-solving aptitude
- Analytical mind with a business acumen
- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
- Excellent eye for aesthetic design and understanding of how it will increase customer appeal
- Excellent attention to detail, meticulous and diligent
- Strong knowledge of the industry and market trends (willingness to quickly learn the industry is also acceptable)
Proficient in design software (e.g. UXPin, Balsamiq, Adobe Suite, etc.) Knowledge of HTML/CSS;
In App Design