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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
12/20/2017
Job Category:
Software Development
Industry:
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UX Designer
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Synergis | Austin, TX
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Job Description

UX Designer
Long-term contract

The User Experience Designer is responsible for designing intuitive, quality products through collaboration with end users and modern software development teams. They collaborate with the other Designers to ensure a logical flow of each product.

Strategy & Planning:
Communicates with key user and operational groups to understand business needs
Presents design concepts, user needs, and design rationale to multidisciplinary teams, as well as to key stakeholders and business partners

Delivery & Execution:
Analyzes user experience data and provides recommendations to address business needs
Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to design solutions
Creates designs such that information is easy to find, consume, and understand
Communicates ideas and designs to end users and product team members

Preferred Qualifications
2-7 years of relevant work experience
Proficiency in one or more of the following disciplines: user research, interaction design, information architecture, visual design; exposure to and interest in growing in the others Proficiency in translating user needs into visual assets
Proficiency in analysing both quantitative and qualitative data and presenting findings and recommendations
Proficiency in rapid prototyping and visualization
Proficiency in leveraging research and usability strategy deliverables such as discovery findings, mental models, scenarios, user journey maps, personas, debrief documentation, screeners, testing plans, task lists, low and high fidelity prototypes, annotated wireframes, and/or clickable prototypes
Proficiency in leveraging approaches to translating findings into tangible designs such as heuristic reviews, usability testing, competitive product analysis, web metrics data, field research, quantitative surveys, user interviews, and persona development
Proficiency in rapid prototyping and visualization tools such as Axure, iRise, Balsamiq, Omnigraffle, Visio, Adobe CC, and UXPin
Proficiency in visual software tools such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Fireworks
Proficiency in using, and experience in generating style guides, iconography, and/or typography
Proficiency in working as part of a collaborative, cross-functional, modern software design and development team

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Competencies
Balances Stakeholders: Anticipating and balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders
Business Insight: Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization's goals
Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
Customer Focus: Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
Manages Complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems
Optimizes Work Processes: Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement
Self-Development: Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in Real Time to match the shifting demands of different situations

For immediate consideration, please forward all resumes (see below)

sync is a specialized division of Synergis that serves the needs of leading creative firms, departments and agencies. sync carefully matches creative and marketing talent to a full-time, contract or project positions.

sync's recruiters have been a driving force of the creative and marketing space for over six years. We draw from a wealth of experience with technology staffing, industry best practices and exceptional connections to match candidates with incredible opportunities.

sync/Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Qualifications

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About Synergis

Synergis' programming team develops solutions that help integrate applications, reduce repetitive or time consuming tasks by understanding the unique challenges of leveraging technology to your advantage. Are you looking to improve your design time? Or reduce design errors and revisions? Or gain a competitive edge? How about eliminating redundant, value diminishing work processes? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then why not let Synergis Technologies develop a solution to automate your sales or drawing creation. Our experts understand that each design environment is unique and sometimes requires more than an "out-of-the-box" solution. Therefore our programming services are designed to leverage your existing software tools, and streamline your work processes. Synergis Technologies' process automation experts have a proven track record for developing solutions that provide the following results: Lower labor costs by improving efficiency Provide faster delivery of proposals and detailed drawings Reduce errors and revisions in documentation and drawings Increase production capacity without increased labor force Leverage existing software and technologies Retain and document product knowledge Eliminate duplicate data entry by integrating multiple software packages To speak to our process automation experts, please call 800-836-5440.