Kforce UX Designer / Front End Developer in Dallas, Texas

Kforce has a client that is searching for a UX Designer/Front-End Developer in Dallas, TX.Summary:This position will be responsible for envisioning and developing front end experiences for all company websites and mobile sites. The selected candidate will innovate UX concepts, generate storyboards, conceptualize designs, influence the visual design aspect of all digital products, and lead initiatives for improving user experience on all company properties using behavioral data and mobile-first best practices.The client offers a competitive benefit package, including excellent medical/dental/prescription benefits, Employee Stock Option Plan, 401(k), new home purchase discounts, and more - all in a business casual atmosphere! Join the company that recognizes and rewards the people who create their success. Candidates are encouraged to apply today.Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate existing sites in terms of their persuasiveness, emotional design, and conversion

  • Assess properties for usefulness, usability, visual design content, and branding

  • Create appealing designs, mock-ups/prototypes, UX concepts and storyboards by understanding and defining user goals, scenarios, and work flows

  • Build holistic designs focusing on end-to-end user experience more than a specific feature

  • Design and develop landing pages as needed for promotional purposes

  • Integrate video and 3rd-party assets seamlessly in the company websites

  • Identify opportunities to create business value and improve the user experience

  • Present concepts to internal clients and stakeholders with research and best practices annotations

  • Awareness and understanding of SEO to integrate key needs for SEO benefit into design

  • Other duties as requested

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Digital Design, Information Systems, Business, or other related field required

  • Minimum 3 years of UX Design experience required; 5+ years of experience preferred

  • 2 years of experience with modern JS libraries (jQuery, NODE, Bootstrap, etc.) required

  • Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator, and other visual design and wireframing tools

  • Mastery of HTML, JS and CSS and comfortable in a responsive, mobile-first environment

  • Experience using code repositories effectively (Git or SVN)

  • High level of proficiency in MS Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc)

  • Strong organizational skills with a keen ability to prioritize and multi-task

  • Ability to focus on short-term and long-term goals simultaneously

  • Ability to adhere to and meet deadlines

  • Excellent communicator (oral and written) including the desire to ask questions and learn from others

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:Years