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UI/UX Designer REMOTE

  • Location: Juno Beach, Florida, 33408
  • Salary: 110000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 198799

Our client seeks a mid-level UI/UX Designer to help design and develop a connected suite of world-class B2B e-commerce applications that serve vendors/makers and retail buyers.  This is a 100% Remote role, ideally in South Florida, but open to anywhere in the EST/CST zone.

The UX/UI Designer is a key member of a dynamic, close-knit, highly productive team working on software design and development.  The UX/UI Designer will work together with other designers and with technologists as part of Agile/Scrum teams delivering innovative products, new features, enhancements and maintenance work. 

The ideal candidate is passionate about design, has UX/UI experience with e-commerce software, has exceptional communication skills, enjoys working on a variety of platforms and projects and has a keen eye for detail.  The candidate should possess a growth mindset and can work effectively as part of a cross-functional team in a fun, entrepreneurial organization and also work independently to design industry-changing products.    

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The primary responsibilities of this position are:

  • Responsible for designing high quality, user-centered wireframes, storyboards, screen flows and prototypes
  • Drive a seamless, consistent experience across web and mobile touch points
  • Design the aesthetics (UI) to be implemented within a website or product, from the layout menus and drop-down options to colors and fonts
  • Collaborates within a team of UX/UI designers and with Agile/Scrum teams including developers, product owners
  • Work closely with customer success and sales teams to be the voice of the customer and ensure a consistently strong user experience
  • Create personas, epics and user stories
  • Conduct user research and ongoing usability testing
  • Communicate with clients to understand their business goals and objectives
  • Track trends in design and emerging technology and conduct competitor analysis
  • Develop technical and business requirements and always strive to deliver intuitive and user-centered solutions.
  • Combine creativity with an awareness of the design elements
  • Assist with content development

QUALIFICATIONS

DESIGN/TECHNICAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Most important:
    • Minimum three years of UX/UI experience and exceptional portfolio including web and mobile applications.
    • Experience implementing responsive and mobile design.
    • Experience with cross-browser development principles.
    • Experience with Adobe range of products including Sketch, InVision, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Zeplin and OmniGraffle.
    • Experience with HTML5 & CSS3.
    • Experience with various libraries or frameworks such Vue, Angular and/or others.
    • Some knowledge of Usability Factors in Human Computer Interaction.
  • Desirable, but not required:
    • Bachelors degree in design, HCI or related fields preferred
    • Experience with user research and usability testing
    • Understanding of software engineering methodologies, frameworks and tools including Agile/Scrum (or similar) methodologies
    • Some experience with troubleshooting code such as HTML, CSS and comparable technologies
    • Experience with visual modeling tools including UML

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS          

    • Highly empathetic, user-centered and advocates for the customer
    • Organizes time effectively while identifying barriers to progress, proposing solutions and setting priorities.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work within a team environment.
    • Presentation skills and ability to discuss and explain design concepts
    • Works independently but equally effective working within cross-functional and Agile/Scrum teams
    • Passionate, detail oriented and self motivated
    • Creative thinking, problem solving, and decision making
    • Takes initiative and is a self-starter that is comfortable in entrepreneurial settings
    • Can work and collaborate effectively with others working remotely
    • Able to ramp-up quickly and ideally as e-commerce in B2C or B2B industries
    • Strong written, presentation, and documentation skills