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UX Designer

  • Location: Dallas, 75201
  • Salary: $65.00 - $70.00 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 28 days ago

  • Pay 65 to 70
  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 241431
This international industry leader has an immediate 6 month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension) in Dallas, TX for a UX Designer. This position requires working in the office 2-3 days/week.

This position requires:
  • Minimum 8 years of experience designing intuitive, engaging, easy-to-use, visually appealing websites or applications
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate design direction
  • Proven experience conducting UX activities and the application of research to UI design
  • Extensive experience with client facing product design, development, and delivery
  • Deep understanding of accessibility best practices
  • Highly proficient with: Sketch, Figma, InVision, Mural, whiteboarding (HTML and CSS a bonus)
  • High-level knowledge of popular development frameworks (i.e. Angular, React, Vue, etc.)
Responsibilities include:
  • Manage multiple user experience design projects in parallel specific to Tax
  • Interface with stakeholders to understand business vision, business needs and the competitive landscape with an aim to simplify complex processes
  • Interview users and stakeholders to better understand needs/desires/pain points
  • Create personas, task analysis matrices, journey maps, wireframes, high-resolution mockups and prototypes to depict product vision
  • Apply accessibility best practices to designs and ensure end products are compliant through various testing exercises
  • Act as an advocate for user experience design, our design system and communicate vision to project teams
  • Collaborate with development teams to ensure final product meets vision
  • Contribute to design system documentation, development and enhancement
  • Identify areas for design improvement based on latest and upcoming design industry trends
  • Provide design direction to junior team members