UX Designer

UX Designer

Raleigh, 27511, United States


We're looking for a creative, passionate, and detail-oriented User Experience Designer. Our ideal candidate is an overall design generalist and interaction design expert who is as comfortable hashing out big-picture workflow and strategy as they are prototyping detailed visual and interaction execution.

You'll work closely with a talented and growing design organization in a fast-paced environment to drive our experience strategy, envision elegant and seamless workflows, and deliver refined and engaging product experiences.

Your responsibilities:

  • Share best practices and industry UX design trends
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows and process flows to further improve user experience
  • Understand the UX processes and methodologies and be the bridge between business requirements, user research, branding, visual design, and technology.
  • Articulate intuitive interactions and workflows
  • Effectively communicate interaction and design concepts
  • Contribute to the design of useful, usable, and desirable user interfaces in a team environment.
  • Gather user needs via design research methods.
  • Communicate learnings and requirements to business stakeholders.
  • Create user flow diagrams, conceptual wireframes, storyboards, click-through prototypes, and high-fidelity mockups to articulate on design direction for our cloud-based applications.
  • Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications and design patterns.
  • Create user tasks and conduct usability tests to evaluate concept directions.
  • Effectively communicate design decisions to colleagues, cross-functional team members, and management.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams that include Program Managers, Business Analysts, and Engineers to gain insight into project goals and feasibility.
You must have:
  • Bachelor’s or master’s in graphic design, HCI, UX, or equivalent experience
  • 3-7 years of experience designing world-class UX with a strong portfolio of design work
  • You have a great eye for design and obsess over UI design.
  • You are a self-starter, work well with little oversight
  • You are an expert of best practices for information architecture, interaction design, and user-centered design process, as well as strong knowledge of user experience principles and techniques .
  • You have at least 5 years of experience creating prototypes or highly detailed wireframes for complex web applications.
  • You have strong time-management skills and the ability to be self-directed when needed.
  • You have solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions.
  • You have experience with UX design for complex workflows and/or for technical end users or domain experts.
  • You have experience working with user data.
  • Proficiency with leading design software such as Sketch, Invision and the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of mobile design standards
  • Excellent visual design skills, typography, layout, and color usage
  • Excellent communication skills with a proven track record presenting to and evangelizing designs to cross-functional teams
  • Experience working in an agile software development team
  • Passion for interaction design - we are looking for someone who constantly analyzes and obsesses over other product’s experiences
  • Curiosity about the way people think and human behavior