Mid-level User Experience Designer EPAM Systems
We are currently seeking mid-level User Experience Designers for contract and full-time opportunities to join our Philadelphia area team of professionals.
Our ideal candidate has exposure with all aspects of the user-centered design process, from user research to functional specification documentation to design implementation. This person will be involved the design and analysis of user research activities in order to leverage the findings into cohesive site architectures, wireframes, and functional specification documentation for web sites and applications. The mid-level User Experience Designer will collaborate closely with strategists, account managers, designers, and developers to create the best possible user interactions and task flows while being mindful of key branding and marketing concerns.
3-5 years of relevant UX and/or design experience, preferably in an agency, including the creation of site maps, user flows, wireframes and detailed design annotations;
Some experience conducting user research and usability testing activities;
Experience designing across devices (desktop, mobile, tablet);
Experience communicating design decisions to internal and external teams;
Experience with Axure or other wireframe prototyping tool a plus.
3-5years of experience with UX/wireframing software including Visio, Omnigraffle, Axure, InDesign or other;
Ability to support user research and testing activities and deliverables;
Ability to clearly explain design decisions to experts and laypeople;
Strong understanding of interaction design and usability best practices;
Understanding of responsive design;
Ability to produce quality designs within both agile and waterfall environments;
Strong understanding of relevant technologies for desktop and mobile;
Strong verbal and written communication skills;
Ability to follow directions and complete assignments on time;
Strong presentation skills;
Ability to collaborate as part of a cross-functional team;
High-level knowledge of visual design and front-end development.
Work independently and as part of a team to create site maps, flows, navigation strategies and wireframe prototypes and annotations;
Analyze primary and 3rd-party data to develop mental models and customer-journey maps;
Translate business requirements and specifications into usable, useful and desirable user experiences;
Participate in new-business activities, presentations and estimates;
Create responsive UX designs;
Assist with user research and usability testing activities;
Conduct and present heuristic and competitive UX reviews;
Collaborate with content strategists on hierarchy and taxonomy;
Collaborate with creative team on interaction design and flows;
Present work to internal teams.
Flexible office hours, plenty of PTO, summer hours, and company holidays;
No dress code;
The chance to work with cutting-edge technologies while solving real problems for an exciting client list;
Catered weekly meals and snacks;
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Long Term Disability;
The chance for an annual bonus and 401k matching plan.
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