UI/UX Designer

Global Technology, Sales/Marketing
Freelancing, Full Time
Boston

Description:

We are looking for a UI/UX designer to work with our worldwide team to transform our Stepes platform. The UX/UI Designer will work closely with our developer and operations team to measure and optimize applications to improve ease of use and create the best user experience.

The UX/UI designer will also be responsible for conducting user tests to observe behavior both in-person and by using UX/UI toolsets and metrics. Following testing, the UX/UI designer will refine and tweak apps, software and websites to create a digital experience that the users will like and find easy to use.

UX/UI Designer Duties and Responsibilities

  • Evaluating existing applications and evaluating its UI/UX effectiveness
  • Measuring the human-computer interaction (HCI) element of a design
  • Using online tools, such as screen readers to determine effectiveness of media
  • Conducting user testing of applications, software and websites
  • Creating and implementing interaction models, user flows, and user interface specifications
  • Communicating scenarios, end-to-end experiences, interaction models, and screen designs with other members of the team
  • Developing and maintaining design wireframes and specifications of best practices to share with design team as new projects begin.

UX/UI Designer Requirements and Qualifications

  • BS Interaction Design, Industrial Design, Architecture or similar
  •  IT and programming skills
  • 5 years’ experience in UI/UX Design
  • Portfolio of sample projects highlighting design for web-based applications, mobile applications & consumer facing web sites and/or applications
  • Interest in constantly keeping up-to-date of latest trends, best practices and competitive activity
  • Ability to work well with ambiguity or when requirements are still in flux
  • Proven experience showing clear understanding of the intersection between user needs, technology requirements, and business goals
  • Artistic eye for design and the ability to think creatively while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational, time and project management skills
  • An understanding of the latest design and technology trends and their role in a commercial environment
  • Business-minded approach to time, costs and deadlines

Working hours and contract length

  • 15-30 hours per week (depending on your schedule)
  • 3-6-month project
  • Part of the working hours can be worked remotely
  • Opportunity to become a fulltime employee or a recurrent freelancer for us

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