Junior Interactive UX/UI Designer

Location: Midtown Manhattan
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

we’ll need you to

  • Work with the client and other team members to take a project from concept to completion
  • Organize complex information in a simple, user-friendly, and elegant way
Collaborate with project teams to develop the information architecture and sitemap
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes to effectively communicate the user experience and functionality
  • Design visual user interfaces that are in compliance with existing design style guides/rules and best practices
  • Work with the development team to communicate functionality and execute the design
  • Perform quality assurance testing to identify design flaws across multiple browsers and devices and work with the development team to resolve them
  • Work with the project team to produce the following deliverables: brief, style tile, site map, wireframes, functional specs, high fidelity compositions, and UI pattern library

apply if you

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow your skills
  • Want to work on a diversity of projects and platforms
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development
  • Are psyched to leverage different, unfamiliar technologies, and services

 you must have

  • BA/BS/BFA or above in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interface Design, Graphic Design, or other design field or equivalent work experience
  • 1+ years of experience designing for web interfaces/interactions
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop and the CC suite
  • Experience with responsive design
  • A portfolio that showcases your work
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript/jQuery
  • Great presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to meet milestones and deadlines on time
  • Superb attention to detail

 it’d be great if you had

  • Love of typography
  • Branding background
  • Experience designing for platforms such as WordPress, Magento, or Shopify
  • Experience designing ecommerce sites

to apply