UX Designer

Cynet Systems   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Technology

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 14 days ago

  by    Anne Lee

Job Title: UX Designer - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm

Job Location: Minneapolis, MN / Phoenix, AZ / Frisco, TX

Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits

Job Description:

  • Data Visualization Designer / UX
  • As a Data Visualization Designer / UX, the candidate would be involved in Rapid Prototyping, Creating Innovative Prototypes and Products that add tremendous value to the Business in showcasing it as a concept.
  • The candidate will be in-charge to develop front-end interface design for some of the cutting-edge Reporting Applications, Web Applications, Mobile optimized (responsive) prototypes.
  • Also, leverage industry leading best practices and create contemporary, elegant, cohesive and intuitive user interfaces in a fast-paced environment.
  • Needs to be quality and customer focused when approaching a new product.
  • He / She needs well-developed reporting and design researching skills, along with excellent written and verbal communication abilities.
  • Excellent people skills are also essential.
  • In addition, usability specialist must have the capability to think beyond the current parameters of a proposed new product with a perceptive curiosity of how to make it better and user-friendly.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Should be a hands-on specialist with strong Interaction design, usability improvement skills on Web, Mobile and BI applications
  • Overall experience of 8-10 years or above, experience in Usability design & development or integration
  • Lead the development of personas, user flows and scenarios, goal/task analyses, and other key tools of user-centered design
  • Contribute to product vision and strategic decisions in collaboration with product management team members
  • Work closely with product owners and engineers to ensure a user-focused approach from concept through launch
  • Collaborate with customers, product managers, other stakeholders to proactively gather and understand customer, partner, and stakeholder needs in order to create best user experience / interfaces possible
  • Usability study, improvement of prototypes/mockups for web applications/mobile apps/new web standards
  • Ability to understand minimal requirements and quickly propose a use-case flow using wireframes, mockups
  • Excellent knowledge of design tools for designing high fidelity mockups, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Strong HTML, CSS, JS / jQuery knowledge & experience is preferred
  • Applied experience of UI/UX design & development principles
  • Experience in solving cross-browser, cross-platform, cross- mobile UI issues
  • Conduct industry research and stay current on best practices, competitor user interface designs, and emerging technologies

Must Have Skills:

  • Invision, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver), HTML / CSS

Preferred Skills:

  • Usability Research, Rapid Prototyping / Mockups for Reporting Applications, Web and Mobile apps, Excellent knowledge of wireframing and design tools like, Axure
  • Setting Best-in-class Visualization and Usability standards for Business Dashboards, Reports through BI Reporting Tools (ex: SAP BO Reporting Suite, Qlik, MicroStrategy, Cognos, Microsoft Power BI, D3 JS / Web-based applications)