Product User Interface Designer

Employer: TEDS, Inc.
Job Location: Atkins, Virginia
Category: IT/Computers/Networking, Software/QA/DBA
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 7/6/2018
Closing Date: 8/6/2018
TEDS, Inc.
A privately held software development and services company, TEDS began in 1980 when Virginia resident Joseph F. Ellis, Jr. launched its parent company (CBM Technologies, Inc.) with $400 and a vision: to first understand customer concerns and then work jointly with customers to devise the best technology solution. This fundamental idea, born on the eve of the technology revolution, still propels the commitment behind each TEDS innovation, including today's advanced Talent Management suite of products and services.
http://www.teds.com
Job Description

Location: Atkins, VA

We are looking for a talented UI Designer to create amazing user experiences.  The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.​

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Requirements

  • BS/MS in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, or related
  • 5 + years of UI experience
  • Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • Proficiency in Fireworks, Photoshop, Illustrator, or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction​
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
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