Robert Half International User Experience (UX) Designer in San Ramon, California
User Experience (UX) Designers will find an opening in the Service industry with one of The Creative Group's clients. The User Experience (UX) Designer oversees research, interviews, and surveys, and then highlights the results via sitemaps, wireframes, and prototypes. You will also be tasked with designing the overall functionality of the product and iterate upon it to ensure a great user experience. If you are a creative thinker who enjoys working independently as well as collaborating with colleagues, this job might be right for you. This long-term temporary employment opportunity is based in the San Ramon, California area.
How you will make an impact
Completing usability testing on prototypes or finished products to assess the quality of a user experience
Use results from user research and workflow analysis to craft strong experiences for users of a product
Working with business users and a team of application developers to translate requirements into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes
Helping out other team members as needed (QA, data entry, production updates, resizing of graphics, etc.)
Producing tools such as personas, usage scenarios, site maps, taxonomies, and wireframes
Joining forces with other members of the digital marketing team on the creation of new initiatives
Areas of focus may consist of content, controls, visual design, packaging, customer/technical support, branding, and other aspects of user experience
To succeed at this position, you should have strong interpersonal skills
Understanding of Web Accessibility and testing tools (e.g. Lighthouse, Google Accessibility Developer Tools)
Demonstrated understanding of design software applications and tools
3+ years of experience within the digital design/UX industry
A portfolio showcasing UX (wireframes/prototypes/other UX artifacts) and visual design work
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Bachelor's degree or equivalent, relevant experience
Expertise in CSS
Comprehensive knowledge of HTML
Skilled in graphic design, video editing, web development, and photography applications such as Adobe Creative Suite
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Skilled in prototype/mockup software (e.g. Sketch, Balsamiq, Zeplin)
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 888-490-5565 to learn more about this position.
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Location: San Ramon, CA
Date Posted: May 13, 2019
Employment Type: Contract
Job Reference: 00340-0010985864
Staffing Area: Creative & Marketing