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User interface designers focus on the visual elements of a digital product, like a website or app, that affect how a user experiences the product. A UI designer often works as a member of a team that consists of user experience designers and developers. 

The UI designer is responsible for the product’s appearance, and will often create a style guide, decide on appropriate colors and graphics, determine touchpoints like buttons and icons, and ensure the site or app displays appropriately on phones and different browsers. When creating the product, a UI designer often develops and tests prototypes to ensure the final product works well. 

Job overview

We are seeking an experienced UI designer to join our marketing company. You will collaborate with our website design and app creation teams to create intuitive user interfaces that provide seamless and engaging interaction. You will also be responsible for creating and maintaining style guides for each client, and will ensure that branding is consistent across each client’s platforms. 

A successful candidate will need to be able to work under deadlines, manage multiple projects, and work closely with UX designers, web developers, creative directors, art directors, and project managers. 

Responsibilities

A UI designer with our company will have multiple responsibilities: 

  • Generate and share design ideas to enhance websites, apps, and other digital products
  • Use wireframes and storyboards to visualize and evaluate a product’s interaction design
  • Create a prototype to test and evaluate the product
  • Perform user research and usability testing to evaluate and improve human-computer interaction and interaction with digital products
  • Collaborate with UX designers, web developers, illustrators, web designers, product managers, and other stakeholders

Job qualifications and skill sets

Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and qualifications: 

  • A bachelor’s degree in graphic design, computer science, web design, visual design, or a related field
  • Experience with UI design for multiple audiences and products, including websites and apps
  • Skills in creating and using wireframe tools and mockups
  • Knowledge of usability testing best practices
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving talents
  • Proficiency with common design programs, like JavaScript and InVision Design System Manager, Adobe Photoshop, as well as CSS and HTML coding knowledge
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills 

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