August 30, 2018

UX/UI Designer (temporary)

Role description
User experience design for Power BI reports, web applications, and mobile applications that use Windows 10, touch devices (tablets) and the latest mobile devices.

  • Collaborate and execute on user experience designs with cross-functional teams, including engineers and stakeholders
  • Take ideas from the concept to the production stage, using storyboarding, wireframing, redlines, prototypes, guidelines, and other communication/presentation methods
  • Produce information architecture, task-flow diagrams, and data visualizations 
  • Solve all sorts of design challenges with creativity, efficiency, and precision; a full stack designer (interaction, usability, graphic design, HTML, CSS, Power BI)
  • Solicit feedback from other team members to continually raise the bar for quality
  • Work with the team in an Agile environment by illustrating clear user stories and testing
  • Stay up to date on current themes, trends, and technologies in user experience design 
Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor's degree in interaction design, user-centered design, or a design-related field 
  • Two years of relevant work experience  
  • Proven track record in the creation of interaction models, screen designs, and UI details that promote ease of use and optimize the user experience for reporting 
  • Portfolio demonstrating UX/UI experience in web, application, and/or reporting design 
  • Demonstrable ability to do wireframing, prototyping, storyboarding, and redlines 
  • Basic working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, including Illustrator, XD, and associated design tools 
  • Knowledge of UX best practices, design techniques, user interface design patterns, and standard UCD methodologies 
  • Excellent communication skills within cross-functional teams 
  • Ability to explain design processes and concepts--i.e., why a design works or why it doesn't 
  • Exceptional visual design skills with a focus on high-quality deliverables 
  • Self-directed, confident, and able to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Ability to balance speed and quality when managing competing priorities
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in interaction design, new media design, or design-related field
  • Basic knowledge of data reporting
  • Four years of relevant work experience
Our company offers competitive pay and benefits including paid time off (PTO), comprehensive medical and dental insurance, and a retirement plan with company match and immediate vesting.

This is a six-month position with the potential to extend and/or convert to full time. 

Please send resume to MAQ Software, 15446 Bel Red Road, #201, Redmond, WA 98052, Attn: H.R. Manager.