User Experience designer

Employer
The Creative Group
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 20, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-9500827090Classification: Graphic User Interface DesignerCompensation: DOEThe creative group is looking for a visual designer that has a passion for DATA and DESIGN. TCG's established and recognized client is seeking a talented creative who can digest data and hone it down to be visually appealing and easy to understand with an emphasis on UX best practices. The ideal candidate is someone who truly understands the necessity of user-centric designs and can create visual solutions to represent large amounts of data, primarily on a mobile platform and for applications. This is the perfect role for someone who is passionate about driving data through beautiful and easy to use designs. - Conceptualize user-centric, responsive designs as create visual solutions (ie charts, graphs, etc.) for large amounts of data - Optimize these designs for mobile platforms and applications - Present and explain creative-process and purpose to stakeholders and other team members - Work closely with UX team and designers to assist with executing the UX best practices - Create mock-ups, wireframes, prototypes, and user flows as needed - Assist with user research process, including but not limited to interviews, surveys, observations, etc. - Value and participate in a highly collaborative environment by working with other teams including UX designers, product managersResponsibilities and requirements include: . User research and prototype testing . Data Visualization . Development of user flow diagrams and wireframes . Create high fidelity mock-ups demonstrating UI for a range of use cases . Work closely with engineers and product managers to create user stories and scenarios used for intuitive websites and mobile designs . Collaborate with UX team to determine branding and style guidelines . In-depth knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator . Demonstrated experience working through traditional UX design phases (user research, wireframes/story boards, mock-ups, HTML/CSS builds) . Mobile and responsive design experience required . Working HTML and CSS knowledge . Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design or other applicable field . Ability to make critical-thinking decisions and recommendations If you are a UX Designer and this position sounds like a good fit for you, please send your resumes/ Portfolio's to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]At TCG, we're committed to you from the moment you sign up. We won't make you work a certain number of hours or fill out piles of paperwork before we commit to you and your professional future. We believe it's important to spend time with you from the beginning in order to assess your skills, determine your strengths and figure out the type of work you want to do. Our trained staffing professionals understand that you have a real passion for your work and do their best to find opportunities that are the best fit for you. And we don't stop there. We're also available to help with your career questions, provide tips on improving your portfolio and acing interviews, and more. Plus, as one of our registered candidates, you'll have access to thousands of online training courses and books - and of course, everything is free and available when you need it.Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 1.888.846.1668 to learn more about this position.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 The Creative Group. A Robert Half Company. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.