job summary: Product Designer needed for contract role with Randstad Technologies client in Redmond, WA.
We need a go-getter Mid to Senior UX designer
who will be working on a product. You will be working with a team of designers and researchers with ownership to lead your area and the design team is part of the larger studios consisting of around 150+ designers. The designer needs to work on creating design concepts and user flows to help the product team create a detailed product plan and then work closely with engineering team to execute them. The designer will play an influential role in shaping product fundamentals and long-term vision. Requirements:
- At least 3+ years of product design experience - MUST
- Interaction design
- User experience design
- Product design
- Visual design
- Preferably worked on enterprise tool
- Can create low to high fidelity wireframes quickly
- Great storytelling skills.
- Experience in simplifying complex product flows and IA
- Detailed design portfolio
- Mobile product experience is a plus
3-5 years work related experience required. Strong knowledge of user interface and functionality design required. Strong creative skills and ability to generate design ideas required. Experience creating and implementing usability studies, personas, user flows, wireframes, style guides, navigational structures, and affinity diagrams is required. Strong knowledge of web technologies (i.e. HTML and CSS). Fluency with standard design software tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) required. Strong interaction design and web technology skills (i.e. Flash) may be required. Strong knowledge or experience with database served websites. Experience working with rich client or web applications is a plus. Must have the ability to understand and integrate customer needs and motivations into specific areas of product design to contribute to user features and functionality. Must be familiar with industry standards and trends. Strong communication skills as well as the ability to work independently and as part of a team required. Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.
location: Redmond, Washington
job type: Contract
salary: $30 - 40 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
Designs user interfaces for web, software, and/or hardware products. Writes functionality design specifications. Design and implement prototypes, mock ups, task analysis, usability studies, personas, user flows, wireframes, style guides, navigational structures, and affinity diagrams. Generates design ideas; presents and sells designs to product group. Understands customer needs and motivations and integrates them into product design to contribute to user features and functionality.
- Experience level: Experienced
- Minimum 3 years of experience
- Education: Bachelors
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