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Principal UI Designer

HOBOKEN, New Jersey

Post Date: 10/10/2017 Job ID: 5215 Industry: Digital Design

Principal UI Designer

Our client is the world’ s learning company, with expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services all powered by technology. They help people progress through life with access to better learning. They believe that learning opens opportunities, creates fulfilling careers and betters lives for all.

Responsibilities
  • Working closely with our UX/UI teams to generate clear interfaces that meet our clients   branding and accessibility guidelines
  • Working in a collaborative, innovative and flexible team using an Agile and continuous integration approach
  • Developing clean, efficient, maintainable and extendable HMTL, CSS and JavaScript
  • Proposing solutions that promote user needs taking into account business goals and technical capabilities
  • Ensure that business needs are reflected in UX and UI designs
  • Assist with the clarification of user needs through thoughtful UX and UI solutions
  • Work closely with the front-end development team to ensure the HTML / CSS assets are in line with the UX wireframes, UI designs and support modern accessibility standards.
  • Take part in daily stand-ups and relevant sprint demos to progress projects
  • Work with globally distributed users to run UX workshops, gathering input and seeking sign offs.
  • Creating user journeys, user flows, wireframes and interactive prototypes
  • Contributing designs to internal pattern libraries

Qualifications
  • 5+ years working as a designer in a commercial environment
  • Good eye for typography, layout, composition and craft
  • Solid understanding of UX best practice and web standards
  • Proficient with Sass or similar CSS pre-processor (e.g. LESS)
  • HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Less, JQuery
  • Familiar with CSS and JavaScript browser compatibility issues and solutions
  • Good time management skills, ability to prioritize tasks effectively
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences, both technical and non-technical
  • 5+ years working as a designer in a commercial environment
  • Good eye for typography, layout, composition and craft
  • Solid understanding of UX best practice and web standards
  • Proficient with Sass or similar CSS pre-processor (e.g. LESS)
  • HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Less, JQuery
  • Familiar with CSS and JavaScript browser compatibility issues and solutions
  • Good time management skills, ability to prioritize tasks effectively
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences, both technical and non-technical

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience delivering geographically dispersed application integrations, preferably in a content management landscape
  • Hands-on experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
  • Established track record of designing and developing simple solutions to complex problems
  • Flexible, adaptable, positive attitude when dealing with constant change
  • Responds confidently and resolves all conflicts positively
  • Personal Style and Behavior
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and international cultural awareness
  • Can-do attitude
  • Energetic and energizing
  • Self-motivated and able to motivate others
  • Persistent and driving
  • Able to hold others to account
  • Happy operating in a changing and ambiguous environment
  • Brave, Imaginative, Decent and Accountable
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