Designer, UX Job Description

Designer, UX Job Description

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Designer, UX provides development staff with design assets for iOS, Android, light and dark mode, null states, and accessibility.

Designer, UX Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Design end-to-end workflows for Android and iOS phones using industry standard tools
Come up with creative solutions to ambiguous problems in education domain
Design systems with seamless patterns, interactions and navigation scheme
Collaborate with UX research and testing to identify the gaps and fill them with simple solutions based on users' needs
Collaborate with Visual Design, Product Management and Development teams for smooth implementation of workflows
Communicate designs to other stakeholders effectively
Order to guide solutions from user research to implementation
Collaborate with team members to develop UX design
Create in-game assets that adhere to the intended design and defined style
Create style guides that will be used by the team and supporting marketing effort

Designer, UX Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Designer, UX

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: UX, UI, ADA, SCRUM, CSPO, HFI, MFA, BFA, CFA, ISV

Education for Designer, UX

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the designer, UX job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, Computer, Psychology, Education, User Experience Design, Visual Communications

Skills for Designer, UX

Desired skills for designer, UX include:

CSS
HTML
Android Material Design Guidelines
Windows Design Guidelines
Sketch
JavaScript
IOS Human Interface Guidelines
InVision

Desired experience for designer, UX includes:

BA/BS degree in Interface Design, Interaction Design, Communication Design, or related field required
Experience designing for highly complex data-driven software applications required
3+ years’ experience in UI development, with an emphasis on design, user experience and usability
1 - 2 years experience with Angular framework
Experience with responsive design frameworks such as Bootstrap
Create elegant yet readable code

Designer, UX Examples

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Designer, UX Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of designer, UX. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for designer, UX
  • Building documents that define functionality, content, navigation, and interaction models through wireframes, sitemaps, process flowcharts, page description diagrams and other documentation
  • Adhere to style guidelines and UX best practices
  • Identify key areas throughout the site that can be enhanced, continually make recommendations for improvements across the entire customer experience
  • Share your perspective and insights throughout the entire product design cycle, including the ideation/planning, development, and post-deployment stages
  • Gather and interpret product feedback from internal stakeholders, team members and users via user testing results
  • Align your work to UX and business requirements for each stage of the product design cycle and work closely with a cross-functional team that may include QA Analysts, Technical Designers, UX designers, Visual Designers, Developers, Lead Developers, Architects, Product Managers, Program Managers, Business Owners and Subject Matter Experts
  • Adhere to release and sprint schedules established by the company's program management team and use the company's project management solution (currently Rally) to track all Project deliverables
  • Collect and synthesize information from a variety of sources to create informed decisions and design recommendations
  • Collaborate on user research and usability studies to understand customer behavior, refine design approaches, and validate solutions
  • Work closely with business units across the product portfolio and with a team of product managers, product marketing managers, and web developers to define design and execute
Qualifications for designer, UX
  • Familiarity with motion design and related tools (Flash, AfterEffects)
  • Five or more years of user experience design experience for software, Web applications, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices
  • Strong proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks and associated design tools
  • Branding and aesthetics standards and implementation in design - mobile and web
  • Clear leadership skills, ability to lead integrated UX design team serving a global organization
  • Strong understanding of common software project management practices
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Designer, UX Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a designer, UX. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for designer, UX
  • Be involved in website design
  • Create info-graphics
  • Must be a UX champion, educator and diplomat
  • Create optimal UX design processes for the studio
  • Work with Producers, Art Director, Designers and Developers to evaluate and translate research findings into actionable insights and design improvements including user personas, user scenarios, and concept models to ensure Accessibility and Fun in the games
  • Support appropriate usability testing for different project phases
  • Collaborate with Interface Designers to translate architecture into the look-and-feel of UI
  • Work with Producers and UX Researchers to plan, conduct, and evaluate appropriate UX research methods (e.g., field observation, contextual interviewing, task analysis, usability testing, GOMS, competitive analysis, industry trends, social trends, and stakeholder interviews) to determine customer needs and define project context against heuristics
  • Support the creation of materials for user testing and performance measurement (e.g., paper prototyping, rapid prototyping techniques, electronic click-through, live system testing)
  • Assess company's current digital platforms
Qualifications for designer, UX
  • Proficiency & substantial experience with 3D graphics & modeling, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks, Director, Balsamiq, AfterEffects, Maya, Axure, Omnigraffle, Visio and/or other design tools as required
  • Proficient in agile and stagegate development methodologies, works in agile manner, emphasizing empirical feedback, team self-management and striving to build properly tested products within short period iterations
  • 3+ years mobile UX/UI design experience preferred
  • A demonstrable background in traditional art and art history is preferred, background in graphic design, iconography, and font design
  • A Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in interaction design, new media design, industrial design, HCI, human factors/ergonomics or related field, including Computer Science from an accredited university
  • Five years leading design efforts, ensuring adherence to established user-centered design principles for devices, web and mobile designs
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Designer, UX Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of designer, UX. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for designer, UX
  • Oversee user experience design of features from conception to launch
  • Collaborate closely with a growing global UX team
  • Employ user-centered design practices to create world class interactive experiences
  • Mentor peers, stakeholders and teammates on user centered design principles and methodologies
  • Observe usability testing and focus groups to validate interaction design and product direction
  • Champion User Experience Design team initiatives such as creation of design guidelines, process enhancements, toolkits etc, fostering a user-centered culture
  • Ability to rapidly produce multiple UX/UI concepts and wireframes
  • Be able to conceptualize human interaction with both physical devices and software applications
  • Working closely with the mechanical and electrical engineers, and product managers, ensure our devices are elegant, utilitarian, fit beautifully within the environment and are frictionless to interact with
  • Working closely with our UI team, Product Development, and Product Management teams, ensure our software applications are simple, easy to use, and a pleasure to utilize
Qualifications for designer, UX
  • Fluency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks, Omnigraffle and similar tools $
  • Experience with designing end-user, web-based
  • In-depth knowledge of GUI prototyping tools
  • Knowledge of cloud based video / audio
  • 5 years of experience in the video game industry at least one AAA (console/PC) title shipped as a UI Artist, UI Designer, UX Artist, or UX Designer
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe® Flash®, Adobe® After Effects® and Adobe® Photoshop®
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Designer, UX Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of designer, UX. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for designer, UX
  • Participate in user experience research and usability studies
  • Execute against multiple workstreams in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment and deliver strategically sound, conceptually-based, iconic experiences
  • UX designer with strategic design background, hybrid IXD / VD toolkit
  • Can think at all layers, from product (system) design, to interaction, to beautiful pixels
  • Demonstrated success in designing and delivering compelling products in a high growth, fast pace rapidly changing environment that delight users
  • Solid understanding of grid systems, typography, web and mobile interface trends
  • Produce wireframes and mockups thatillustrate interface layout, behaviors, and navigation
  • Produce design comps for web and mobilethat follow brand standards, and deliver assets to development teams forimplementation
  • Adhere to, develop and maintainbrand/visual style guide
  • Collaborate with product managers anddevelopers to define innovative solutions for product visuals and experience
Qualifications for designer, UX
  • Be able to conceptualize, present and execute ideas within a tight schedule
  • Contributed to the UI design implemented/shipped in at least 1 major action game or Multiplayer shooter on PS3, Xbox 360 or PC
  • Extensive knowledge of 2D image applications (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects) required knowledge of 3d applications (3ds Max)
  • Action script proficiency desired
  • Experience in designing localized skus
  • Willingness to respond to and adapt to artistic criticism
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Designer, UX Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a designer, UX. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for designer, UX
  • A good understanding of the differences between native apps and browser sites
  • A good understanding of user workflow, mobile interaction design, information architecture design, best practices in mobile design
  • Expert knowledge of your chosen design tools
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to clearly articulate ideas and design implementations to business and technical teams
  • Researching and testing on users to establish user needs
  • Keep the TINT interface beautiful and easy to use
  • Conduct UI re-factors for a more intuitive experience
  • Consult with clients for user experience implementation and iterations
  • Have running knowledge of interaction design patterns and technology trends
  • Producing wireframes and design comps for complex user flows
Qualifications for designer, UX
  • Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and associated design tools such as Omnigraffle
  • Performing qualitative and quantitative research to uncover user needs, perceptions, and preferences
  • Assessing and optimizing the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in usability testing/user research and interpreting analytics data
  • Developing and maintaining user-interface specifications and design patterns
  • Driving the end to end user interaction design process
  • Delivering innovative, engaging prototypes using the latest in front-end technologies

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