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Sr. UX Designer - Visual Designer in Charlotte, NC at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

WHO OUR CLIENT IS:
•    Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
•    100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
•    Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
•    Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY:
•    Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
•    Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
•    Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
•    Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED: 
•    Boston, MA; Charlotte, NC

WHAT YOU WILL DO:
•    Act as the senior visual lead, working with designers, IA, Content, and/or Prototyping directly, to deliver the visual design of the user experience.
•    Create documentation to help communicate the experience to the project team, UX team and prototyping team.
•    Present and explain design thinking in critiques and creative review discussions or in front of business partners.
•    Design with the style guide, brand and best user experience in mind.
•    Manage design workflow and timelines to ensure accurate and timely delivery of projects.
•    Organize regular discussions with leadership about project, team and design health.

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:
•    A Bachelor's Degree in Art, Design, Human Factors, Interaction, Graphic or Interface Design. Master’s Degree a plus. 
•    Advanced knowledge and skill in using Photoshop, Illustrator and Invision.
•    Ability to communicate design effectiveness and efficiency at project team, internal, partner and executive briefings.
•    5+ years of experience as a Visual Designer, Graphic Designer, User Experience Designer, or similar role. 
•    Experience with multi-device design and responsive design.
•    Well-versed in visual design fundamentals, typography, color theory, brand communication and UI principles.
•    Strong verbal and visual communication, written communication, interpersonal and presentation skills. 
•    Experience designing for the social web, design patterns, rich Internet applications and delivery methodologies.
•    A passion for being the voice of the user and a proven track-record building user-centric solutions.  
•    Experience working with teams in multiple software project methods such as Waterfall SDLC and Agile.
•    Online portfolio is a must.