UX Designer in Rockville, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/16/2020

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Job #:  1039919


ROLE: UX Designer
LOCATION: Rockville, MD
OVERVIEW: Apex Systems has an immediate opening for a UX Designer who is proficient with wireframing & prototyping tools, to support a digital transformation project. The position is a 6 month contract basis with the potential to extend.
Competitive hourly compensation depending on experience. The successful candidate should have experience with a variety of design tools such as Photoshop, Balsamiq, Studio & Visio.
If interested, please send an updated resume to Amanda McIlvain at amcilvain@apexsystems.com.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Create wireframes and mock-ups that fulfill product requirements.
  • Perform design upgrades based on user feedback, technical constraints and marketing dynamics
  • Set direction and standard for screen imagery including icons, content flow and navigation elements
  • Effectively communicate vision of the end client to internal and external stakeholders
  • Conduct end user and Domain Expert research, including focus groups, survey and prototype testing

REQUIREMENTS:
  • BA or BS from a 4 year College or University in Graphic Design or related field
  • Strong design portfolio
  • 3+ years of experience in UX Design for web and/or desktop applications
  • Working knowledge of modern interfaces and their visual metaphors
  • Proficiency with modern design tools such as Photoshop, Balsamiq, Visio
  • Understanding of how design impacts engineering
  • Clear & confident communicator
  • Strong analytical and design skills

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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