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UX Designer - Intermediate
Ref No.: 18-12598
Location: San Francisco, California
Title:  UX Designer - Intermediate
Duration: 5+ Months Contract (Possible Extension)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94107

Top 5 Skills:
  • 1) Axure
  • 2) Sketch
  • 3) Experience with branding guidelines and template usage
  • 4) Experience leveraging style guides/component libraries
  • 5) Experience working with product teams and understanding/clarifying requirements We are looking for an Intermediate level UX Designer with 3 - 4 years of experience in San Francisco for an initial 5 month contract (possibility to extend or go FTE).
  • Previous agency or financial services experience is a plus. This role will work directly for the Director of User Experience & Product Design to design, document and deliver user interface specifications for our online and mobile products.
  • You will be working with business leaders to develop user/work flows, wireframes and final mockups and specs.
  • The ideal candidate will have significant experience transforming user needs and business requirements into crisp and simple digital design and process solutions that just work.
Core Responsibilities:
  • Design user experiences for new and existing products (web + mobile)
  • Work on various levels of interaction and user experience documentation
  • Collaborate directly with clients and stakeholders through all stages of design
  • Develop hi-fidelity storyboards, wireframes, prototypes and visual comps that effectively convey design intentions and interactions
  • • Deliver final specifications and assets to engineering team
  • • Manage multiple projects and contribute to product improvements
  • • Create clickable prototypes when necessary
Requirements:
  • University, college degree or proven equivalent experience
  • Experience creating wireframes, mockups and documenting interactions for UI specifications
  • Good understanding of current mobile and web design trends/patterns
  • Able to manage your own project and direct Jr. designers on the team
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Organized, dependable and never miss a deadline
  • Ability to work and brainstorm independently and collaboratively
  • Strong and clean design aesthetic
  • Passion for learning and staying on top of trends
  • Proficient in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Fireworks & Sketch (Some flexibility with experience with Sketch if proficient in Adobe Suite)
  • Comfortable working with HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Visual design and mobile experience is a plus
Interview process (subject to change):
  • Phone interview and/or screen share to review portfolio and past experience
  • In-person interview with Engagement Manager and team
  • Be Prepared For: Presentation of a portfolio of work demonstrating the above skills