Position: UX Designer
Job Type: Contract
PowerMyLearning is looking for a UX designer to work with us on a contract basis remotely around 15-20 hours/week. PowerMyLearning is a national education nonprofit that offers teachers an innovative product to involve families in their students’ learning experiences. Our product is used by thousands of teachers nationally and we’re seeking a UX designer to help us improve the product and improve the users’ experiences with it. PowerMyLearning is committed to serving students from low-income communities, students with learning differences, and English Language Learners.
Responsibilities would include:
Creating wireframes and user flows to help visualize user needs
Developing functional prototypes in InVision to serve as visual front-end requirements for developers to build new features
Serving as a thought partner to translate user needs into viable product solutions.
Desired skills and experience:
Experience creating user interfaces, wireframes, user flows, design systems, or other design deliverables
Knowledge of human-centered best practices and user experience design methods
Ability to collaborate and communicate clearly with product owners, business analysts, and other stakeholders
Bonus points if you have experience working in education or the nonprofit sector or experience designing for users with varying degrees of accessibility to technology
Qualified candidates can apply by visiting https://powermylearning.applicantpro.com/jobs/. Please submit a resume, and a portfolio if you have one.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
PowerMyLearning is committed to building a diverse team of staff and strongly encourages applications from people of color.