User Experience Designer

Summary  

STG is looking for a User Experience Designer who is passionate about developing clean, consistent, intuitive user interface designs, and can encompass the UX process as a whole. We are looking for a user advocate, who can validate their UI designs with data, and express them by way of static and HTML prototypes.This is a full-time salaried position with full benefits.

Job Requirements

  • Translating concepts into mockups that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • Facilitating product requirements by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital products.
  • Designing and delivering wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
  • Identifying design problems and devise elegant solutions.
  • Making strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
  • Taking a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.
  • Collaborating with other team members and stakeholders.
  • Taking smart risks and champion new ideas.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Four or more years of UX design experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have focused on user psychology, human factors or related perspectives on UX design.
  • Expertise in UX software such as InVision, Sketch, and the like is a must. Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a big plus.
  • Ability to work with teams to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet business needs and vision.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of responsive design.
  • A solid grasp of user-centered design and testing methodologies, subsystems, and usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design.
  • Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
  • Be willing to help teammates, share knowledge and experience with them, and learn from them.
  • Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited university (Information Technology/Computer Science preferred) or equivalent experience

About STG

For 21 years, Software Technology Group has been employing top software developers along the Wasatch Front. Our business model makes us unique: most STG consultants are full-time employees, complete with benefits and paid time off.  Positions with us combine the variety and excitement of contract work with the stability of permanent employment.

A few of the things that set us apart

  • Work-life balance – We are a multi-year winner of the Alfred P. Sloan award for our outstanding accomplishments in workplace flexibility.
  • Continuous learning – We offer a mentoring program that pairs junior software consultants with our senior consultants. Software consultants at all levels benefit from our regular training programs and education reimbursement options.
  • Quality people & Quality work – STG’s management and consultants are considered industry leaders, working together to develop advanced, innovative solutions for our clients.
  • Employee value – Without our employees, STG could not exist. We offer outstanding benefits, regular bonus opportunities, and above all, gratitude and appreciation for your contributions.
  • Why work for us? http://stgconsulting.com/careers/why-work-for-us/

  Software Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer; It is the policy of Software Technology Group, Inc. to assure equal employment opportunity to its employees and applicants for employment by fitness and merit without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sex, age, gender identity or sexual preference. STG, Inc. seeks to follow this policy in recruitment, hiring, promotion into all classifications, compensation, benefits, transfers, assignments, tours of duty, shifts, layoffs, returns from layoff, demotions, terminations, and training. Consistent with this policy, STG is committed to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam era, recently separated and any other veterans who served on active duty during a war, and persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.

 

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@stgconsulting.com

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