UX Designer

Location: Overland Park, Kansas
Date Posted: 06-28-2018
Job Title: UX Designer Department: Digital Services Direct Report: N/A
Part Time/Freelance:
Job Summary: The primary role of the UX designer is to create engaging digital experiences that are intuitive, usable, and compelling. Drawing on their deep understanding of user flows and behavior, the UX designer must be able to think conceptually, and translate ideas in to wireframes, storyboards, sitemaps and screen flows that adhere to brand needs while fulfilling against the strategic vision accurately and effectively. The UX designer must have a clear understanding of business goals and user behavior, and will be relied upon for their proficiency in a variety of skills ranging from psychology and design to technology.
  • Participates in (or leads) the full project lifecycle including estimation, development, testing, and deployment.
  • Identifies design problems for existing properties and recommends user centered solutions.
  • Creates and present wireframes, storyboards, sitemaps and screen flows.
  • Develops usage scenarios, and analyze user feedback and activity.
  • Produces high impact and beautifully designed creative that functions across a variety of
    digital channels and development platforms.
  • Ensures brand consistency throughout applicable digital properties.
  • 2 - 3 years previous experience preferred (Jr. UX/Web/Graphic designer).
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop, XD, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver.
  • Expertise with HTML/CSS responsive design and frameworks such as Bootstrap.
  • Experience with UX tools (InVision, Sketch, Adobe XD).
  • Experience in email design, and campaign management. Email marketing platform
    experience a plus.
  • Experience using web content management systems such as Wordpress and Sitefinity.
  • Knowledge of PHP and jQuery. .Net knowledge a plus.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, and across multiple projects.
  • Can think creatively and strategically around high-level creation, as well as be hands on with the
    tactical aspects of delivery.
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