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UX/UI Designer in Lansing, MI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  919625

Years of Experience:
8-11 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Job Description:
We are looking for an experienced User Interface (UI) & User Experience (UX) designer to direct the design of new features and enhancements to our existing systems. This individual will also be responsible for contributing to a quality design and positive user experience for all products that we develop, enhance, and/or support for our clients.

This User Interface (UI) designer will be concerned with the overall design of the IT products that we develop, enhance, and/or support.  They will research, design and/or advise on screen, page, and/or report designs and how the user will interact with each.  He or she will also review, design, and advise on a consistent and cohesive style applied not only across a single system but also across multiple systems.

The User Experience (UX) designer will be concerned with how the software products that we support feel to the end user.  He or she will design and advise on logical flows from one screen or function to another to ensure the 'best', most intuitive, and most efficient user experience possible.

The successful candidate will apply user-centered design principles to design interfaces for a variety of screen sizes from full sized desktops to mobile devices such as tablets and smart phones.  He or she will have an understanding responsive design and design patterns across web and mobile platforms.  He or she will also work collaboratively with Project Managers, Business Analysts, Developers, and stakeholders, taking broad conceptual ideas and turning them into congruent scenarios, usable flows and simple easy-to-use interface designs.

Deliverables expected from this position will be the creation/documentation/consulting of interaction models, user task flows, and UI specifications.  This individual must have the ability to create and communicate scenarios, end-to-end experiences, interaction models, and screen designs to stakeholders.  He or she must have the ability to design, prepare, and document wireframes, mockups, storyboards, site maps, personas, and behavioral specifications with a high degree of quality.

Additional responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Direct the visual appearance and flow of new software products and enhancements.
  • Initiate, advise, and direct major UI re-factorings to improve the user experience.
  • Design solutions to complex workflows.
  • Function as a client/user advocate during software design and development
  • Act as a 'go to' person on user interface best practices and standards.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178