UI / UX Designer (Remote/Telecommuting - 3-6 month contract)

Gym Source

Remote/telecommuting position

3-6 month contract

Gym Source is looking for a talented UI/UX Designer to create a great user experience. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills, be a student of best practices, and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement fundamentally sound solutions, visuals, and experience
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and sitemaps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Requirements

  • Proven UI experience
  • Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle (or other visual design and wireframing tools)
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping.
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
  • BS/MS or equivalent in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, or related
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written, communication skills
  • In-depth knowledge of website design best practices as they relate to site structure, speed, usability, and conversion funneling and tracking
  • SEO knowledge a plus

    • provided by Dice 3+ yrs of professional UI/UX Design; HTML/CSS/Javascript; Photoshop/Illustrator/OmniGraffle; Wireframes/Storyboards/User Flows/Process Flows/Site Maps; Excellent comm skills
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