Immediate Need: UI Designer for 6 Month Contract
Boston-based university seeking a UI designer for immediate hiring who will design and implement elegant interfaces, develop and design standards for interface design, develop concepts for visual design solutions to include recommended layout, colors, and styles. They will also prototype desktop, tablet, and phone interfaces, and implement concepts into working solutions. This is a full-time position which will require the person hired to be onsite in Boston area.
Manages and coordinates all phases of the interface design process to deliver applications and services within the University's web services environment.
Designs, recommends and prepares the front-end of web sites and applications to include
creative design and visual content in accordance with presentation image and ITS architecture
Uses appropriate tools for web design, content development, and programming to meet client
Major elements of this role include user interface/experience design, client consulting and
project management, interface development and quality assurance and accessibility.
Experience with accessibility and Section 508 compliance.
Ability to collaborate with designers to optimize user experience.
Demonstrated success as a designer in a complex web environment
Solid understanding of web usability and design
Strong eye for design as it delivers a desirable user experience with focus on client satisfaction and usability of web components for end users
Expertise in cross browser CSS issues and in responsive design across device multiple platforms
At least 3 years of experience
Bachelors degree in graphic design or relevant discipline
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