UX UI Designer - Vault.com

  • Company: Vault.com Inc
  • Location: New York, NY  10001 United States
  • Date posted: 09/27/18
  • Requisition code: NA
  • Job #: 371734
  • Job Category:Information Technology
  • Job Sub-Category:Internet Content
  • Job Type:Fulltime
  • Compensation: NA

Job Description

Vault is looking for a highly motivated and skilled Designer to join our digital products team. The designer will work with product team to conceptualize, design, and maintain product interfaces and overall user experience for Vault’s portfolio of web and software applications serving the education and library communities. The candidate will be responsible for design of the end-to-end user experience, including user workflows and wireframes. Submissions must include a link to online portfolio.

Responsibilities:

Manage UX/UI best practices that fit all technical requirements and usability standards

Maintain and enhance design features and content of existing websites

Communicate your ideas with user flows, wireframes, visual designs, prototypes, and specs

Collaborate with Product, Editorial and Engineer teams from ideation to release

Hand off and fine-tune design assets for site development

Work independently, take design direction, and successfully interpret feedback

Ability to create thoughtful, easy-to-use products for end users

Visualizing data in understandable and compelling ways across web and mobile

Job Requirements

Strong knowledge of current web development languages. Solid understanding of grid-based design, layout, typography, color and other design principles

A current portfolio demonstrating strong user interface and visual design work

Ability to communicate and defend design decisions

Expertise with Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, InDesign, Invision, Zeplin, or similar tools

Ability to work well in a highly collaborative environment and take lead on some projects

Contribute to multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines

Working understanding of HTML, CSS, browser capabilities and responsive breakpoints

Experience with designing for touch and/or mobile interfaces

Prototyping, WordPress and accessibility a plus 

Contact Information/Application Instructions

Please send resumes to resumesdesign@infobase.com.

Job #: 371734