UX Designer in Boston, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  830729

 

 

Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for a User Experience (UX) Designer role in the Downtown Boston, MA area. This is a 6 month contract position and the pay rate is flexible depending on experience. Here are the details: 

For applicants who are interested in this User Experience (UX) Designer opportunity; please send a Word resume to Claudio Baccari, Senior Professional Recruiter-Application Delivery Lead (ADL), at cbaccari@apexsystems.com

Position: User Experience (UX) Designer 

Apex Job ID: 830759

Location: Downtown Boston, MA

Rate: Negotiable based on experience

Duration: 6+ month contract

Position Description:

Key Activities:

  • Determine appropriate Interaction Design patterns and create lo-fidelity drawings based on discovery and initial review in accordance with CEO design standards
  • Determine an optimized Informational Hierarchy and overall navigation design
  • Design and create final look and feel visual composition in accordance with the UX wireframes and CEO design standards
  • Responsible for building, developing, and maintaining wireframes and other UX artifacts
  • Performs user research activities, UX analysis, IA, and interaction design.
  • Visual Design of user interfaces
  • Applies CEO design standards, adapting and interpreting as necessary
  • Creating of new design assets, as needed, to extend CEO design vocabulary
  • Create lo-fidelity drawings based on discovery and initial review in accordance with CEO design standards
  • The identification and organization of a site's content (including, but not limited to, the site navigation)
  • Design and create final look and feel visual composition in accordance with the UX wireframes and CEO design standards

 Must haves:

3-7 years’ or professional experienece in UX design

Experience with both UX/CX design (80% of this role) and Visual Design (20% of this role) which will align with Equipment Finance and CEO governance/standards

Expert knowledge with Adobe Fireworks, Sketch (InVision) and a proficiency in prototyping

Experience with JIRA and working working within an Agile design methodology

Nice to haves:

Experience working in the finance industry

ADA exposure

Additional Requirements:

Must be able to pass a background check and drug test

Additional Benefits:

Health and Medical Benefits Options

Apex Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female and minority applicants to apply.

 

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