The Senior UI/UX Designer will play a pivotal role in crafting user-centric design solutions for our clients’ complex challenges. Working closely with cross-functional teams and collaborating with clients, you will shape intuitive and impactful user experiences that align with their business objectives. Your design expertise will contribute to delivering unique and effective solutions that elevate our clients’ brands and maximize their digital presence. Must be an authorized worker residing in the United States.
Essential Job Functions
- Develop wireframes, interactive prototypes, and user flows to visualize and communicate design concepts effectively.
- Create visually captivating designs that reflect clients’ brand identities while maintaining a strong focus on usability and accessibility.
- Organize complex information structures into intuitive layouts, simplifying user interactions and enhancing engagement.
- Define and execute comprehensive design strategies that address user needs, client objectives, and industry trends.
- Engage directly with clients to understand their design needs, business goals, and user requirements, ensuring alignment throughout the design process
- Mentor junior designers, providing guidance and expertise to foster their growth and contribute to a collaborative design culture.
- Develop comprehensive design documentation, style guides, and design systems to ensure consistent and efficient implementation.
- Estimate design time for new features and projects
- Respond to customer requests in a timely fashion using company-provided email, phone, and messaging systems.
- Learn new design paradigms, and tools as needed to build high-quality solutions according to industry best practices.
- Log hours worked on client tasks each day.
- Maintain all work product, including documentation and iterations on tools such as Figma, Sketch, etc.
- Other duties as assigned
Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Training & Development
- Follow verbal and written instructions
- Ability to learn new software languages, frameworks, and paradigms as necessary.
- Ability to communicate effectively with clients and teammates.
- Ability to analyze technical situations and make recommendations.
- Ability to fulfill timely commitments and attend appointments on-time and prepared.
- Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit, talk, and hear. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision.
- Ability to be reached by phone, messaging, or email during normal business hours.
- Ability to join video calls as necessary with appropriate attire and background environment.
- Working on-site at the Atiba office requires the ability to climb stairs.
- Occasional on-site work at client offices.
- Occasional travel by automobile and air.
Mission Critical Competencies
- Customer-value mindset
- Strong communication (half-geek, half-human)
- Continual learning by doing (versatility)
- Solutions that fit the problem (pragmatism)
- Foster Open Communications and Approachability
- Technical savvy
- Decision quality
- Ability to understand the fundamental technical drivers and communicate the state of a technical situation, providing strategic recommendations to customers and developing their trust.
- Nimble learning and self-development
- Actively learns, demonstrates, and fosters the organizations’ culture in all actions and words. Takes personal initiative and is a positive example for others to emulate.
- Proven ability to keep a big picture perspective while dealing with very detailed information.
- Positive and Constructive Attitude
- Problem Solving
Work Environment and Time Requirements
- Climate-controlled office environment or work-from-home
- Flexible 40-hour work week (must be available for scheduled meetings)
- Variations in work volume sometimes require extended working hours
- Occasional on-site visits to customers, possibly requiring out-of-state travel (rare)
- 7+ years of experience in UI/UX design, with a proven track record of delivering impactful design solutions for clients across industries.
- A diverse portfolio showcasing successful client projects that demonstrate your ability to address unique design challenges and create positive outcomes.
- Proficiency in industry-standard design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Figma, or similar.
- Successful completion of a drug and background screen
- Experience with the custom software development UX
- Experience with task management tool Jira Atlassian