UX Designer in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/22/2020

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UX Designer Summary:

Signature Consultants has a UX Designer opportunity in Charlotte, NC for a long term contract with potential to convert fulltime.

Overview:

We are looking for an experienced candidate to be a champion of design and users! The role will focus on creating human-centered designs by gathering customer needs, designing graphic elements and building delightful user experiences. The candidate will be supporting agile teams either within an operational or customer focused area of business. We are focused on innovation, as well as digital and business transformation enterprise wide. The products this candidate will support are a huge part of technically enabling that innovation and transformation. These individuals must have a solid understanding of digital design patterns, user interface best practices and be competent in the tools of the trade. They must also have a desire to learn and grow in their field. Finally, they must be an excellent culture fit as culture is a big priority.

Responsibilities:

In order to build an exceptional user experience, individuals will be responsible for:

  • Gathering and evaluating user requirements in collaboration with business partners and software engineers
  • Illustrating design ideas using storyboards, process flows and wire frames
  • Developing both low and high fidelity UI mockups and prototypes
  • Creating original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Preparing and presenting rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identifying and troubleshooting UX problems (e.g. responsiveness, usability, accessibility)
  • Adjusting designs based on user feedback
  • Adhering to style standards on fonts, colors and images
  • Mentoring junior UX designers
  • Coaching team members to champion a user-centered focus
  • Working on complex user experiences
  • Researching and establishing best practices as a part of our UX Community of Practice

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Design, IT, or related fields (UX Design, Graphics Design, Associates in Human Ctr Design, Marketing etc)
  • Years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree (if applicable): 3-7 years
  • Years of prior equivalent work related experience in addition to a degree: 2-4 years

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

Those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.