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JOB DESCRIPTION

LOCATION

Alpharetta, GA

Employment type

Full-time

experience

Mid-Level

JOB FUNCTION

Designer, UI/UX, Information Technology

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The UI/UX hybrid Designer will play a key role on Brainjocks’ project teams by delivering innovative, highly usable websites and applications that meet clients’ requirements. This role will communicate directly with clients to understand their UX objectives and challenges (e.g. usability, find-ability), produce designs that fulfill those objectives, create prototypes, and hand off usable design artifacts to Front-End Developers for execution.

The ideal candidate will be curious, well-rounded, highly detail oriented and have a passionate interest in leading-edge digital design. He or she will enjoy the challenge of designing for web and mobile as well as custom applications and other types of projects.

essential role responsibilities

  • Design innovative solutions that align with clients’ business and user needs, leveraging brand identity systems, typography, photography, color, etc.
  • Develop mood boards, wireframes (lo-fi & hi-fi) prototypes in alignment with customer objectives.
  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers and other team disciplines.
  • Provide quality assurance on creative deliverables.
  • Build and maintain rapport with team members, fostering a collaborative environment.
  • Succinctly and clearly articulate concept rationales.
  • Work in partnership with multiple clients and internal marketing team.
  • Work, support & collaborate with Designers, Front-End Developers & Engineering teams.
  • Attend daily Standups & Scrum ceremonies.
  • Keep abreast of web and mobile design trends to enable leveraging new design solutions in future projects
  • Occasionally help with internal marketing deliverables and business initiatives.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of industry experience in web, mobile, and responsive design with a focus on UI/UX and UI design
  • Experience creating wireframes, comps and prototypes that provide practical design solutions
  • Strong portfolio of work reflecting clean, intuitive, and functional design; ability to present work and underlying thought process
  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
  • Proficiency using Adobe Creative Cloud; Sketch; Invision; Zeplin
  • Proficiency in visual design
  • Agency experience
  • Strong understanding of web technology concepts and industry trends
  • Strong technical aptitude & critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication; presentation skills a plus
  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong collaborator and open to constructive feedback
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Desire to take ownership and excel in follow-through

    Preferred skills and experience:

    • BS in Design or a related field
    • Have worked on small and large teams
    • Proven track record of successfully applying design principles and methodologies

    Bonus/Pluses:

    • Experience creating personas and/or user journeys based on user research and data
    • Experience conducting user research and usability testing
    • Knowledge of HTML, CSS and/or JavaScript
    • Knowledge of or familiarity with CMS solutions
    • Familiarity with Bootstrap UI Framework
    • IOS or Android experience
    • Enterprise and component-based UX/design
    • Ability to push past boundaries and think outside of the box
    • Experience working in an agile environment on cross-functional, client-centered project teams
    • Experience with Atlassian Suite: Jira, Confluence