Senior UX Strategist/Designer - Wilmington, DE

Reference: JOB488
Location: Wilmington, DE, United States
Employer: Adam Heagy

 
What we're looking for
 
Senior UX Designer / Strategist
 
Our client recruits some of the brightest digital thinkers from our region and beyond in a broad range of disciplines spanning design, development, brand and content strategy, account planning, social media, UX, marketing strategy, and QA to name a few. They pride themselves on their people being as likeable as they are capable.
 
Founded in 2003 they've grown into one of the largest independent digital agencies in the Philadelphia area, serving an expanding roster of Fortune 500 clients. They attribute their rapid success and continued excellence to a culture of mutual respect and a spirit of wonder that is palpable, and encouraged, at every level, organization-wide.

We're looking for a talented, hard-working, flexible, mid to senior level user experience designer who will be responsible for crafting interaction design efforts from mobile applications to websites. We need someone who can collaborate with internal teams and communicate user experience design and strategy effectively.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as a user experience lead by gathering requirements based on business goals and user needs
  • Create UX deliverables: personas, sitemaps, user flow diagrams, low and high-fidelity wireframes or prototypes, and strategy documents
  • Collaborate with the internal design team members to meet both client and end user needs
  • Manage multiple deadlines across projects
  • Create prototypes interactively with internal and client teams
  • Collaborate and design UI elements and layouts

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • Degree in digital design or web design
  • Five plus years experience in UX design, UI design
  • Mobile application design experience a plus

SKILLS

  • Highly motivated, organized, able to multi-task, and work under tight deadlines
  • Deep knowledge of user experience best practices, mobile design principles, and responsive design
  • Ability to understand business requirements
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to synthesize qualitative data
  • Advanced skills using the Adobe Creative Suite, InVision, Axure and other industry standard tools
  • Familiarity with content management systems as it pertains to user experience
  • Ability to conduct research activities including user interviews, contextual inquiries, and usability testing a plus