Senior UI/UX Designer

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Mar 03, 2014
Closes
Apr 02, 2014
Contact
Olivia Leduc
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
ABOUT the Role
About.com, now part of IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ: IACI), is seeking a bright, engaged Senior UI/UX designer. You will work closely with fellow designers, as well as members of the product and content groups, to create and produce exceptional user experiences. We are building a fun, spirited team that will create amazing digital products!

ABOUT You

• You have a keen eye and passion for beautiful, usable design.
• You have experience designing user-focused interfaces for desktop and mobile.
• Your design is well thought out, purposeful and has intent.
• You can take projects from spec to completion with limited oversight.
• You thrive in a collaborative environment where ideas are valued and shared.
• You are a problem solver and have a proven ability tobring calm, order and elegance to complex experiences.
• You understand the value of design and brand, and have a point of view about your work.
• You have a passion for conveying your vision through prototypes, and understand thatprototyping can be done at variouslevels of fidelity.
• You can give and take direction and criticism.
• You are comfortable taking charge as a design lead on multiple projects at once.

ABOUT Your Qualifications

• 5+ years experience designing interfaces, preferably for editorial content
• Understanding of HTML/CSS (bonus if you like coding your own work)
• Experience with user testing and UX research is a plus.
• Strong verbal, written, and visual presentation skills
• Online portfolio

ABOUT About.com

About.com is by far the largest network of hand-crafted expert content on the internet, providing nearly 90 million monthly unique users with outstanding, intent-driven, actionable information. A top-10 US website as measured by comScore, we feature over 3 million articles, across 11 verticals including Home & Garden, Health, Travel, Food and Style. We are the premiere expert-driven resource on the web, with nearly 1,000 topic-specific experts.

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