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About RS21

RS21 is a leading data science and visualization company tackling humanity’s biggest challenges. We develop interactive, big data analytics and visualization products that connect people with the data they need to make better, faster, smarter decisions. With offices in Albuquerque, NM and Washington, D.C., RS21 works with the federal government, Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, healthcare organizations, and public and private organizations across the United States and internationally.]

RS21 is looking for UX Designers with keen interest and abilities in several (but not necessarily all) of the following: product strategy, stakeholder and user research, information architecture, UX strategy, UX design, information design, and user testing.

We are not looking for unicorns – rather generalists with deep areas of expertise or interest. While we don’t expect you to code, if you have the skills to put together interactive prototypes, that would be rad. Your ideal type of squad consists of inventive developers, brilliant data scientists, passionate UI designers, and other killer professionals working in a collaborative, agile environment.

We also expect all of our candidates and employees to exemplify the RS21 Mission & Values, and to be excited to work towards our collective vision.

JOB DUTIES & QUALIFICATIONS
BY LEVEL

INTERN/ASSOCIATE

01 0-2 years experience

02 Undergraduate Degree (or work experience equivalent) in Computer Science, UX, IA, HCI, Communication Design, Fine Arts, Architecture, Urban Planning, or related field

03 Have a solid understanding of many of the following: product strategy, stakeholder and user research, information architecture, UX strategy, UX design, content strategy, information design, and user testing

04 Experience with Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, OmniGraffle or vector-based UX & UI tools – and a willingness to learn new tools as needed

MID

In addition to the Intern/Associate duties & qualifications listed above, a Mid-level UX Designer will:

01 Have 2-6 years experience

02 Play a lead role in ensuring that each RS21 product is effective, engaging, usable, consistent, and aligned with client’s goals

03 Be confident in leading consultative client engagements and research efforts

04 Work closely with the dev team to deliver on a sprint-by-sprint basis

05 Understand of frontend development languages (HTML/CSS/JS)

06 Collaborate fluidly with other designers, developers, and data scientists

SENIOR

In addition to the Intern/Associate and Mid-level duties & qualifications listed above, a Senior UX Designer will:

01 Have 6-10+ years experience

02 Have a Master’s Degree + Continuing Education or Certification (or work experience equivalent) in Computer Science, UX, IA, HCI, Communication Design, Fine Arts, or related field

03 Have experience streamlining workflows and/or visual elements to influence user behavior and interactivity

04 Be confident in scoping, leading and managing complex and challenging consultative client engagements and research efforts

05 Contribute to RS21’s thought leadership

06 Collaborate with fellow team members to keep up with trends and developments in big data, information visualization, interaction design, AI, and AR/VR

07 Act as guide & mentor to UX design team and lead by example

Pay and exact title commensurate with education, experience, and skill. Target salary ranges for specific positions and levels available during the preliminary interview process on request. Relocation to the Albuquerque metro area is preferred if you are not currently a resident. Must be a U.S. Citizen to apply.

RS21 is a dynamic, rapidly growing company doing great things, and we’re looking for the right people to help move us forward. Our nine core values empower a culture of integrity, learning, taking risks, making a difference, constantly improving, and helping our team achieve a healthy work-life balance with flexible schedules and remote work options. As a testament to our exceptional culture, employees voted us a “Best Place to Work”.

If you’re a fit for our team, please fill out online application at https://rs21.io/#!/careers. You can also download the application and submit it, along with your resume and cover letter, to hr@rs21.io.

UX Designer – All Levels