UI/UX Designer

Location CA (LA/Orange) NY Tri State
Job Type Permanent
Salary up to $120,000 pa
Reference 30994

Design Application

- The creation of visual mock-ups and storyboards.
- Work to design briefs provided by the team lead or other senior design team members or product team members.
- Provide design briefs to other members of the team.
- Knowledge of different devices, their operating systems and interfaces.  
- Understands the archive and master art structure and how the libraries are built.
- Provide master design library training by means of workshops and/or one-on-one creative support to junior members.
- Create Interface Graphics incl. wireframing based upon research and using appropriate templates, best practices and any data supplied.
- Delivers graphical designs which meet the quality expectations of the design lead incl. stakeholders (internal & external) within the project deadline.
- Good collaboration with PDMs, BAs, Developers, Design Lead and Head of Design to assess functionality and create flow charts and wireframes.
- Conducts brand analysis and market research when required as part of the requirement set.
- Obtains creative input and concept approval from PDMs, Design Team Lead, Head of Design and other stakeholders (internally & externally)
- Shows passion for new developments/technology that could be utilised by the organisation to retain its competitive advantage.
- Ability to transfer production designs from existing file formats to a new format. (eg PSD to XD).
- Maintains brand integrity throughout the production process
- Ensures all creative files are layered and named correctly and components are structured correctly and logically.
- Can identify most types bugs and recommend fixes/improvements
- Communicates with and delivers an efficient service.
- Understands the practice of image optimization for production ready assets.
- Attends SCRUM.
- Assisting with the continual improvement of the design process incl. user testing.

User Testing

- Assists with the creation and facilitation of User Tests.
- Presents User Testing Results to internal stakeholders.

Coaching & Mentoring

- Mentoring/Coaching of less experienced members of the team.
- Provide guidance to less experienced team members on technical aspects where required. Internal Competencies Technical Skills & Experience
- Experience of working within the UI/UX industry.
- A good understanding of the product deployment cycle and the dependencies and requirements at key development phases (e.g. Refinement, Design, Iteration, Development & Testing).
- Experience of the Adobe Creative Suite, preferably: Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe XD & After Effects.
- Experience of using Apple and Windows based software/hardware.
- Good understanding of CSS/HTML5 in order to advise on changes to developers.
- Good knowledge of UI/UX design.
- Understanding of how responsive design works both inside graphical packages but also within the HTML/CSS.
- Knowledge of source control tools i.e. SVN, Git etc.
- Relevant qualification or related experience in the Design Industry.
- Experienced at working within the UI/UX Industry.
- Knowledge of user testing incl. how to set up, analyse and present findings.

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