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Senior UI/UX Designer
GTN Technical Staffing | Richardson, Texas
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Job Description

Senior UI/UX Designer

HIGHLIGHTS

Location: Richardson, TX
Position Type: 6M Contract to Hire
Hourly/Salary: BOE

JOB SUMMARY

GTN Technical Staffing is currently seeking a Sr. UI/UX Designer for a 6-month contract to hire opportunity in Richardson, TX. The Sr. UI/UX Designer will be a major contributor to our next generation product suite. The UI/UX Designer will work closely with our product owner and development team to measure and optimize applications to improve ease of use and create the best user experience. The UI/UX Designer will also be responsible for conducting user tests to observe behavior both in-person and by using UX tool-sets and metrics. Following testing, the UX designer will refine and optimize applications, software and websites to create a digital experience that is intuitive for each of the specific user personas.

  • Evaluating existing applications and evaluating their UI (user interface) and UX (user experience) effectiveness
  • Measuring the human-computer interaction (HCI) element of a design
  • Using online tools, such as screen readers to determine effectiveness of media
  • Conducting user testing of applications, software and websites
  • Creating and implementing interaction models, user flows, and user interface specifications
  • Collaborate with major client's UI/UX teams for specific partnership versions of product suite.
  • Communicating scenarios, end-to-end experiences, interaction models, and screen designs with other members of the team
  • Developing and maintaining design wire-frames and specifications of best practices to share with design team as new projects begin
  • Establishing and enforcing digital design standards

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • 5+ years of experience in the following skill sets
  • BS Interaction Design, Industrial Design, Architecture or similar
  • User Interface/User Experience Design
  • MUST have a portfolio of sample projects highlighting design for web-based applications, mobile applications & consumer facing web sites and/or applications
  • Interest in constantly keeping up-to-date of latest trends, best practices and competitive activity
  • Ability to work well with ambiguity or when requirements are still in flux
  • Proven experience showing clear understanding of the intersection between user needs, technology requirements, and business goals
  • Artistic eye for design and the ability to think creatively while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail
  • Mathematical aptitude and strong problem-solving skills
  • An understanding of the latest design and technology trends and their role in a commercial environment
  • Project management orientation when working with schedules, budgets, and deliverables.

Qualifications

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About GTN Technical Staffing

GTN Technical Staffing maintains a core team of project and technical leaders that oversee the delivery of high quality solutions. Our consultants include PMI certified project managers, legacy and web application developers, database architects, business analysts, technical architects, security specialists, systems administrators, training and documentation specialists, and more. GTN Technical Staffing has a global presence, with a proven ability to source and hire consultants for IT jobs internationally in such diverse countries as Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Germany, and more. Are you interested in a recruiting career? If so take a look at some of the characteristics of a successful recruiter, and contact us if you think you are a fit.

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