UX Designer in Horsham, PA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

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Job #:  863649

Apex systems is currently supporting an opportunity as a UX Designer in Horsham, PA or Milwaukee, WI. If this is something you would be interested in, send an updated resume to Bmejasic@apexsystems.com 

 

Associate User Experience Designer

Description

In this exciting role, you will be accountable for supporting and designing the user experience of web applications as part of the Be Fast and Flexible (BFF) initiative that seeks to modernize and transform the Insurance Solutions’ Claim Processing and Policy Administration systems.  The User Experience Designer is responsible for working with stakeholders to ascertain functional requirements, build interactive wireframes and prototypes, and work with the broader user experience and delivery teams to establish application-level UX/UI standards.

The ideal candidate will be dedicated to excellence with a profound ability to find solutions to problems in a complex and constantly changing environment.  Candidates must have experience with interactive wireframing/prototyping and should be comfortable working with stakeholders and presenting recommendations.

 

Specific responsibilities in the role will include: 

  • Ensure that a modernized, user-centric experience is designed and implemented that meets the comprehensive requirements of the organization
  • Design wireframes and/or prototypes to visually demonstrate functionality and interactivity of web-based software applications
  • Work with stakeholders to craft and implement solutions that achieve business goals and are effective for end users
  • Create functional specifications and other UX/UI documentation intended for developers and product owners
  • Identify opportunities for improvement with existing work and processes
  • Provide limited support for the visual (UI) design (as a backup/emergency resource – but the opportunity exists for more if desired)

Qualifications

To be considered for this position, applicants should meet the qualifications listed below:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in creative-, or technology-related fields or relevant work experience
  • 3+ years of work experience relevant to UX
  • Proficiency with software used to create wireframes and prototypes
  • Comfortable performing research and making recommendations based on real data and past experiences

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Axure RP experience is a strong plus (it is used for current wireframes/prototypes)
  • Familiarity with Sketch (visual design software) and Photoshop
  • Experience designing for web applications
  • Scans the horizon for emerging tools, skills, and techniques to ensure timely introduction of best practices
  • Experience working in an Agile project management process

 

 

 

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