User Experience Designer

Employer
Location
Sparks Glencoe
Posted
Jan 20, 2013
Closes
Feb 19, 2013
Contact
Anne Denford
Duration
Full Time
We are looking for award-winning designers, but also strong advocates of their work and an ability to provide rationale and strategy – the thinking – that lead to their design solutions and user experience. We’re also looking for strong team players who can lead by example and can contribute to the success of a project through collaboration.

IMRE is fast paced, nimble and strategic.

Responsibilities
• Work collaboratively with a cross-functional, agile team
• Create complete design solutions that address business, brand and user requirements
• Iteratively refine designs based on feedback from team and clients
• Produce wireframes, site maps, user flows, and other deliverables
• Effectively communicate ideas, design rationale and the specifics of the user centered design process
• Oversee your design vision from wireframes to live release, working closely with product and development during QA stages

Requirements
• 3-7+ years professional experience as a User Experience designer
• Experience in leading a UX / creative team
• A degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Design or related field strongly preferred
• Strong, active listening and communication skills
• Highly motivated, self-starter
• Familiarity with user-centered methodologies
• Comfortable presenting designs both formally and informally
• Ability to design simple, usable experiences that scale across a complex suite of products
• Understand opportunities and constraints of multiple platforms (web, smartphone, tablet)


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