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Senior UX Designer / Developer
Ref No.: 18-00515
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 07/26/2018
VLink is looking to fill a position in user experience design (UX or XD) area. This position is sometimes self-directed, and works on programs typically medium-scaled and of high- to moderate complexity, partners with a collaborative, cross-functional team to research, design and evaluate digital experiences, and helps to create and evolve design systems and best practices that account for user needs and context, while reinforcing brand values and standards.

Specific responsibilities include:
• May serve as the key point of accountability for UX efforts at the project level. Advocates for user-centered design approaches.
• Practices and encourages collaboration, experimentation, agility, and vigorous inquiry, while maintaining high expectations and attention to detail.
• Provides input into the creation and evolution of design systems and best practices that account for user needs and context, while reinforcing brand values and standards.
• Ensures adherence to UX guidelines across projects.
• Informs UX resource allocation during ideation, prioritization, development, and quality assurance phases of projects.
• Plans and serves as facilitator or observer for UX research and testing efforts. Conducts competitive research and analysis. May report research findings to stakeholders. Translates these findings into design solutions.
• Creates artifacts that include personas, journey maps, user workflows, information architecture, wireframes, and interactive prototypes, within project timelines and budgets.
• Perform other duties as assigned.Are you serious about your career change?


Benefits
  • Comprehensive health plan
  • 401k match
  • Critical illness, short-term disability, accidental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Remote work, flexible schedule

Started in 2006 and headquartered in Connecticut, VLink is one of the fastest growing digital technology services and consulting companies. Since its inception, our innovative team members have been solving the most complex business, and IT challenges of our global clients.
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EEO, ADA, FMLA Compliant
VLink is an equal opportunity employer. At VLink, we are committed to embracing diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion. VLink does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, or discharge, will be decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, performance, and business needs.