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Full-time Sr. UX / Interaction / UI Designer

at Professional Recruiting Services in New York

This is a 4-6 month contract with a strong change of extension. Located in NYC.
Could be opportunity to telecommute 1-2 days/week but not a 100% remote position.

Our client is a leading manufacturer and marketer of prestige portfolio of beauty brands. Their products are sold in more than 150 countries. The Digital Technology Group is responsible for supporting the multi-channel digital needs of the all brands.

My client is seeking several experienced interaction/UX/UI designer to create best in class, innovative, web and mobile experiences for these brands. The ideal candidate lives and breathes digital products, has a passion for new technology and strong experience designing experiences in partnership with multi-disciplinary teams and multiple stakeholders.


Responsibilities:
• Design innovative mobile & web projects (wireframes, UX architectures, user journeys) as well as native iOS & Android apps both e/m-commerce focused as well as content and education-focused.
• Collaborate with other UX designers, Developers, Producers and other internal brand and marketing teams to deliver exceptional results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and brand expectations.
• Manage overall creative tasks and deliverables for multiple projects and brands.
• Present creative concepts and communicate functionality to brand stakeholders.
• Design intuitive site and app functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation for various websites, mobile sites, and apps.

Knowledge & Skills
• A strong portfolio that demonstrates your UX/UI/interaction design skills across a variety of platforms and categories, e.g. websites, mobile/tablet UI and apps, ecommerce sites for iOS, Android, and the web.
• Fluency with common design software (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator) for the creation of Interaction Design artifacts and presentations
• Fluency with HTML5, Axure, OmniGraffle, Sketch for rapid prototyping purposes
• Knowledge of CMS, JavaScript, and CSS preferred.
• Self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently and as part of a team, and can manage multiple projects.
• An enthusiasm for iterative prototyping as an essential part of the design process
• Passionate about understanding user and business/brand needs as a central element of your design vision
• Ability to work through complex workflows with whiteboards, flow charts, and wireframes; designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation.
• Responsible, punctual, adept at meeting tight deadlines, collaborative, ego-free and is eager to give and receive constructive feedback; excellent problem solving skills and thorough attention to detail.
• Strong, clean visual design sense.
• Must be able to work with little supervision.

Experience
• 5+ years’ experience in mobile and web (preferably agency and interaction work, e-commerce experience a plus but not the focus)

Education
• Degreed professional [Master’s a plus] - MFA/MA/MS, BFA/BA/BS and relevant experience in Interaction, Graphic Design, Visual Communications, User Interface (UI) Design, Art, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), marketing or closely related field (or comparable work experience)


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Published on 03-08-2016