Initech Global’s Direct Client in Grand Rapids, Michigan has immediate need for UX Designer for 6 months contract.
Be part of a product team dedicated to creating the best digital business tools. Our team is looking for a UX Designer who is passionate about great design, has a superb aesthetic sense, and has an exceptional eye for detail. Ideal candidates should possess exceptional UI, interaction, and visual design skills. Candidates must be able to grasp and distill highly complex issues and translate them into clean, focused, understandable solutions. Strong communication skills and ability to stay highly organized are critical.
• Create new designs, including user flows, wireframes, mocks, and prototypes, and communicate design intent to both internal and external teams.
• Utilize and advocate understanding of design principles that will likely increase adoption of new digital products.
• Rationalize and justify design work and advocate for users’ needs.
• Collaborate effectively on a team and be willing to explore all options.
• Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality.
• Deliver designs and follow through on details with the development team to ensure UI quality.
• 5+ years as a designer
• Experience with responsive/adaptive design
• Experience with mobile design
• Must have a portfolio featuring examples of interaction design work
• Strong, clean visual design sense
• Mastery of tools necessary to produce design deliverables. Adobe Illustrator skills a strong preference, but not necessary
• Rapid prototyping skills
Initech Global is a leader in the staffing industry, providing consulting, recruiting, and staffing solutions in the fields of information technology, engineering, and manufacturing. Since 2001, Initech Global has been helping companies around the world accomplish their most critical business objectives through our disciplined client service approach, and our unique talent management model. Both client and talent retention continue to surpass 90% since the company’s inception fifteen years ago, and we’ve been recognized by Inc. 5000ä as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the US for the last two years. Our clients and employees are the key to our success, and people are at the heart of everything we do. We are Initech Global, and we are Powered By Peopleä.
Required Skills:Mobile Design, UI, visual design skills, Creating new designs including user flows, wireframes, mocks, and prototypes, Adobe Illustrator