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Interface Designer II in Maryland Heights, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

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Job Description

Interface Designer II

Opportunity Overview

  • Design interactive experiences that support the firm's strategy and initiatives. This could include user interfaces and assets for web applications, mobile applications, public websites, and intranet sites

  • Collaborate with other designers, writers, business stakeholders, subject matter experts, and developers to determine user requirements, workflow, and ideal user experience for web applications

  • Translate requirements into working prototypes and functional user interfaces

  • Work with technical teams to set direction and ensure that system development is in alignment with desired user experience

  • Test applications with users in various testing environments to ensure optimal user experience and proper functioning

  • Manage multiple efforts simultaneously and be a key contributor to large scale firm-wide projects

  • Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Digital Arts, Marketing, eCommerce, Graphic Design, Human Factors, Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience is required

  • Minimum 5-7 years experience in GUI design and front end development

  • Portfolio of strong creative web design, applying the latest user-centered design principles

  • Highly proficient in creative software including Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, etc.)

  • Proficiency in Dreamweaver or other HTML editing software is required

  • Proficient in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and jQuery is required (HTML5 and CSS3 experience preferred)

  • Strong knowledge of Bootstrap, LESS/Sass, and other Framework technology is preferred

  • Familiarity with creating mobile-optimized designs, including responsive design techniques

  • Experience building sites with a Web Content Management System

  • Proficiency at gathering and interpreting user feedback, formal usability experience a plus

  • Strong project management skills is required

  • Ability to gather requirements and design applications to meet business needs

  • Passion to remain current with the research and best practices in the fields of creative design, usability, human factors, multimedia and interface design

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills