Kforce Senior UI Designer in Dallas, Texas

Kforce has a client in Dallas, TX that is looking for an experienced and talented UI Designer to join their team designing cutting edge dynamic layouts for websites, mobile applications and e-Commerce solutions. The candidate will be able to make and articulate design decisions and to translate any given user-experience journey into a clear and intuitive interaction.Responsibilities:

  • Create, improve and use wireframes, prototypes, style guides, user flows, and effectively communicate one's interaction ideas using any of these methods

  • Work well in both designs process and agile teams; collaborate closely with developers, content strategy/IA and UX designers

  • Present and defend ones' design decisions; all design decisions should be based on the overall design roadmap while maintaining consistency to one's own product

  • Continually keep updated with the latest changes in industry's standards; work with junior UI designers, providing training and support as and where necessary

  • Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction, or computer science

  • 3 - 5 years of working in web and mobile solutions with strong competencies in responsive design

  • The ideal candidate will have experience working in agile teams with developers, business analysts, UX designers and content strategists/IA

  • Strong portfolio to be presented and defended during interview

  • Expert knowledge of UI design principles and techniques

  • Hands-on experience creating wireframes, prototypes, storyboards, user flows, e-Commerce best practices, web design, design theory, typography, etc

  • Experience using tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Balsamiq and InVision, (Bonus: UXPin)

  • Understanding of basic front-end languages: XHTML, CSS, HTML5, CSS3 JavaScript and a clear understanding of what is and isn't possible online

  • Experience working in an agile/scrum team setting

  • Knowledge of planning and project management tools as well as web analytics and optimization techniques

  • Be open to receiving objective criticism and improving upon it

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours