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Publication or Company Blue Fountain Media
Job Title UI/UX Specialists
Industry Entertainment, Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing, Mobile, Public Relations, Social App Gaming, Social Media, Web Development
Salary
Benefits Dental, Flexible Hours, Health, Telecommute Policy
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Blue Fountain Media is seeking a hands-on IA and UX specialists with an entrepreneurial spirit to develop design solutions for clients across all verticals. This position requires sketching and defining of the primary interfaces and creating wire frames and prototypes to spring these sites to life.

Responsibilities:

Assess existing sites for usability, design, content, and branding.
Devise effective and efficient site planning strategies to meet clients’ business objectives and users’ goals.
Collaborate with marketing, design, development, and account direction departments to build effective e-commerce, social networking, and corporate sites.
Conduct user research and stakeholder interviews for gathering requirements regarding business initiatives and site features.
Recommend design and implementation ideas from a user-centric perspective.
Develop sitemaps, user flows, wireframes, and prototypes that effectively communicate your design to stakeholders.
Develop wireframes depicting all elements on a unique screen type with navigation and functional specifications
Staying on top of industry trends and best practices



Qualifications:

3+ years of experience creating interfaces, large scale websites, and applications.
BS/BA in Design, HCI, art, art history, or related field.
Proven client management skills.
Experience working with third party applications such as Magento, Drupal, and Wordpress.
Ability to grasp both client and user needs, creating a product that balances the two with feedback to improve results.
Advanced proficiency in design and prototyping tools such as Axure and Visio.
Knowledge of Photoshop, HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP, MySQL, web-based and mobile application programming and social media technologies.
Comfortable working in a collaborative environment with multi-disciplinary teams.
Strong multi-tasking capability, handling numerous projects at once.
Demonstrated experience using web analytics data to inform design decisions.
Understanding of SEO and social media marketing features to increase marketing potential of sites.
Ability to meet deadlines and deliver top-notch solutions within budget an absolute must.
About Our Company Blue Fountain Media is a digital agency in NYC founded on the premise that client results come first. We provide strategy, design, development and online marketing services, with ROI as our factor for success. Our clients range from world-renown names like P&G, AT&T, NFL, and Canon to emerging companies looking to grow their online presence.
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