Job Description

Location: Downtown Houston, TX

Duration: Long Term Contract

Pay: $44/hr.

The UX/UI designer is responsible for translating business needs to functional digital design to be delivered to IT for development. The UX/UI Designer will provide support for various digital projects within an agile team structure. The candidate will possess strong creative, technical and problem-solving skills. Areas of focus may include content, controls, visual design, information architecture, user research and branding.

 

Essential Duties / Responsibilities

  • Conduct user research
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Make adjustments based on user and product owner feedback
  • Design graphic user interface elements
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images
  • Collaborate with copywriters and marketing team to develop and execute creative strategies
  • Participate in strategic, creative brainstorming sessions that produce fresh ideas
  • Assumes responsibility for ensuring that the design on projects fulfills the creative vision devised by project stakeholders

Education

  • Bachelors Degree preferred

Experience

  • 5 - 10 years of proven work experience as a UX/UI Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. InVision)
  • Proficiency in design software like Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Sketch
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent relationship-building and interpersonal skills; collaborate across departments and organizations

Application Instructions

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