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Ux Ui Consultant Contract To Hire MA

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Job ID: 15037 Contract To Hire MA

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Our  dynamic Boston client is looking for a freelance Ux/Ui Consultant who can join their team and figure out next steps and best practices. A designer has made their products look great, and there is a directive to change all new products to mirror that look.  This opportunity begins immediately and could become direct hire for the right candidate.

Along with overseeing the redesign of new products, this role will also require developing strategy and building plans for future development. To qualify, you should be an expert in both Ux and Ui and be able to take a leadership role in this capacity. The ability to work with all levels of staff and manage multiple projects is a must.

If you have the required skills and can start ASAP, let us know for immediate consideration!

Product Designer - Consumer Web Direct Hire Massachusetts

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Job ID: 15024 Direct Hire Massachusetts

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Fantastic role with online consumer brand!

Are you a talented UX/UI designer who has consumer web and mobile platform experience? If you are looking for a challenging and fun place to work, this job could be for you!

You'll create user-centric designs and work closely with product managers, developers, designers, copywriters and marketing. You'll be responsible for wireframing, prototyping, and visual design along with user testing. 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience designing for web and mobile
  • Understanding of what it takes to create consumer-oriented experiences
  • Experience with iOS and Android native platform guidelines
  • Innovative online portfolio
  • You have a degree in Design or related field

Role:

  • Partner closely with product and engineering to translate business and users’ goals into elegant but practical designs that can deliver on key business and user metrics
  • Ensure designs and user interfaces communicate consistent, effective experiences and messages across all platforms, and are in alignment with core site and branding strategy
  • Drive and/or collaborate on all cyclical user testing sessions

Research Coordinator Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 15023 Direct Hire MA

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Research Operations Coordinator

Our client is a fast growing mission driven software company based in metro Boston. They're looking for a customer focused operations coordinator plan and manage partner activities.

The right candidate will have a background in client or vendor management. They will be responsible for recruiting customers to take part in research studies. While a background in research would be great, this role will focus on coordination, project management and customer success.

This is a full time role with competitive salary, benefits and a spot on a high performing team. This is a 5 day a week onsite position. Apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Establish research partner programs with healthcare organizations to facilitate on-site and remote user studies

  • Define, design, and execute plans to drive participation for user panels

  • Recruit research participants from client and non-client populations

  • Establish honorarium protocol

  • Automate and oversee scheduling for user research studies

  • Help curate and manage research findings from on-site and remote user studies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of professional experience in account management, vendor management or sales

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Experience building and managing client relationships

  • Experience creating processes and frameworks

  • Knowledge of user research processes & user centered design

  • Ability to create order from chaos

  • Ability to be flexible and change with environment, industry, and business demands

  • Must be able to travel 10% of the time

  • Bachelor’s degree required

Lead UX Designer - Healthcare Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 14917 Direct Hire MA

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Lead UX Designer - Healthcare software company

Are you looking to take your user experience design skills and experience to the next level? Our client is a mission driven healthcare company located in Metro Boston. They don't just talk about the importance of UX: they have one of the largest UX teams in New England and see it as a key differentiator when it comes to their product suite.

As they continue to offer new software and services, they're looking for a Lead UX Designer to join their team. This person will serve as the project lead for of research and interaction design work. It's a full time position and comes with competitive salary and benefits. Apply today!


Responsibilities

  • Establish strategic direction of important design initiatives
  • Articulate concepts, priorities and insights through words, designs and prototypes
  • Be a strong team leader who knows how to work with diverse stakeholders 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional leadership to ensure the right work gets delivered
  • Simplify high levels of complexity into actionable items
  • Manage team members/projects under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Keep yourself and your team updated with design technologies, tools and trends

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • At least 6 years of experience as a UX designer, IA or a similar role
  • Outstanding portfolio with sample artifacts   
  • Experience in designing web-based applications 
  • Experience with both structured and agile development processes
  • Knowledge of healthcare industry a plus
  • BA/BS required, with focus in design, human factors or psychology preferred

User Experience Designer - Design/Development Agency Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 14808 Direct Hire MA

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User Experience Designer – Growing Design and Development Agency

My client, an award winning design and development agency located in Boston, is looking for a Senior User Experience Designer. The UX Designer will be responsible for taking their client’s complex business challenges and designing beautiful, intuitive and effective solutions.

This is the ideal role for someone who is passionate about the web, fanatical about user-centric design and is looking to own high profile client projects. The right candidate will have a strong understanding of IA and user-centered design principles as well as the ability to manage our biggest client projects and lead project design teams that consistently exceed expectations.

Responsibilities:

Serve as UX lead on client engagements, translating business needs into user experience solutions that meet the needs of the client

Conduct effective research, including competitive analysis, user and stakeholder interviews, analytics assessment, and analysis

Ability to make successful strategic and tactical design recommendations based on usability findings and standard design practices

Develop and present effective site strategies, site maps, wireframes, and user flows

Facilitate on-site & off-site design workshops to gain consensus and inform design.

Create functional prototypes, testing scripts and conduct user testing

Create and document complex site/ application information and interaction designs

Work with our internal team to continually refine and evolve our User Experience process

Qualifications:

1-6+ years’ experience as a User Experience Designer or Information Architect; advertising or design agency experience preferred

Strong knowledge of interaction design and methodology – background in human factors a plus

Experience in using analytics to inform design decisions

Familiarity with current web development technologies and standards, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and Ajax

Strong presentation, advocacy and communication skills with the ability to present to clients

Detail-oriented and highly developed organizational skills including the ability to prioritize tasks

Ability to manage, delegate & multi-task towards deadlines

Advocate for collaboration and internal cross-pollination with designers, technology & management

Experience designing for mobile and responsive design

Experience in visual design and/or development a plus

UX Designer Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 14756 Direct Hire MA

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Our client is a SaaS company who's products help their customers find the best employees. As they continue to invest in R&D, they're looking for a UX Designer to join the team.

The right candidate will tackle projects that will improve product design. This role will focus on interaction design, prototyping and user research. Reporting into the VP of Product, the position sits south of Boston steps from the commuter rail line. Apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with product leadership and senior UX designers on product design projects

  • Advocate for the customer at all times

  • Develop user stories, wireframes and clickable prototype to test new ideas and designs

  • Design and execution of usability tests

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of design experience on websites or web software products

  • Ability to define user needs and goals through research

  • Experience creating both low and high fidelity mockups, from sketches to clickable prototypes

UX Designer - Healthcare Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 14733 Direct Hire MA

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UX Designer - Healthcare software company

Are you looking to take your user experience design skills and experience to the next level? Our client is a mission driven healthcare company located in Metro Boston. They don't just talk about the importance of UX: they have one of the largest UX teams in New England and see it as a key differentiator when it comes to their product suite.

As they continue to offer new software and services, they're looking for a UX Designer to join their team. This role is a combination of research and interaction design. It's a full time position and comes with competitive salary and benefits. Apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Create experience strategy briefs alongside project teams
  • Facilitate group ideation and sketching workshops
  • Design online and offline user experiences with a focus on the user
  • Design journey maps and UX artifacts to use through project planning and execution
  • Create low- to high-fidelity sketches, wireframes, and prototypes to communicate design ideas
  • Conduct user research to understand user issues and needs
  •  Plan and execute research experiments to learn fast and test product design hypotheses 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree required; a degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive Psychology, or Computer Science preferred
  • 1-5 years of professional experience in a design or research oriented role
  • Strong communication skills
  • Preliminary understanding of UX ideation and design techniques
  • Experience observing users as part of field studies and evaluative testing
  • Ability to forge strong working relationships with multi-disciplinary team including product managers and developers
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of an extended, cross-functional team
  • Occasional travel required, including to client sites

Senior Manager of Strategic Design Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 14708 Direct Hire MA

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Senior Manager of Strategic Design

Our client has put emphasis behind product design since the company was founded 20 years ago. As they continue to push innovation, they're looking for a Senior Manager of Strategic Design to join their team.

The Strategic Design group operates as an experience SWAT team. They're looking for a leader who can tackle complicated challenges. The right candidate will focus on 3 areas:

  • Leading teams of researchers, designers and developers on strategic design projects

  • Developing new product concepts from ideation through MVP creation and beyond

  • Refining organizational processes to maximize the talents and efforts of a large UX team

In return, my client offers a high visibility leadership role on a growing team. This role sits onsite at our client's Metro Boston HQ. The position comes with competitive compensation, outstanding bonus and a bunch of other perks. Apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute strategic design initiatives in response to business opportunities

  • Understand when to delegate and guide others vs. when to directly apply your skills

  • Plan with research specialists to build understanding of needs and opportunities

  • Prototype at all stages from the whiteboard to wireframes to MVP development

  • Present research, service recommendations and product designs to the senior leadership team

  • Ability to teach and lead strategic design workshops and lessons

  • Share your work with humility and enthusiasm to customers and business stakeholders

  • Assist the Strategic Design leadership in refining organizational processes to optimize product development

Required and preferred skills and experience:

  • Years of experience creating services and products for web, mobile and tablets

  • Proficiency in industry standards as well as cutting-edge techniques and trends

  • A portfolio of appropriate artifacts that document the purpose and essence of a comprehensive user experience

  • At home working with developers within an agile development process

  • Ability to talk shop with developers, whether that's coding skills or just the ability to work with full stack developers

  • MA or MS, BA or BS in a design-related field or the experience that negates formal design qualifications

UX Designer - Digital Agency Direct Hire MA

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Job ID: 13978 Direct Hire MA

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Our client is an award winning agency that combines a small agency feel with some big name clients to develop a variety of mobile and web solutions for clients. As they continue to grow their Harvard SQ based Design team, they are looking to bring on a UX Designer to their team.

The right candidate is going to be at home taking a client’s needs in order to conceptualize projects, design from scratch and work on a cross functional team to build an intuitive and well-designed final product. In order to achieve success, the UX Designer will work amongst a talented team in a great Harvard Sq location in order to bring client ideas to life.

Responsibilities:

·         Lead the discovery process with clients to understand needs, collect requirements and articulate business goals

·         Develop site maps, user flows, and taxonomy documents and present to client

·         Create interactive wireframes using Axure

·         Present and defend wireframes to the client

·         Audit existing website and competitor websites and provide a meaningful analysis of the findings

·         Articulate how visual design considerations or HTML/production issues might impact UX decisions

·         Assist technical leads in the creation of project functional specifications

Requirements:

·         At least 1 years of experience in User Experience (UX) developing content rich websites

·         Understand the design nuances related to responsive design – must have experience designing for responsive websites

·         Skilled in active listening and able to lead conversations with clients

·         Must be cross-disciplinary – able to work with visual design, development, and content teams

·         Ability to work independently, show initiative, and take ownership of all projects and assignments to achieve positive results

·         Knowledge of content management systems and their impact on site design and functionality

·         Bachelor's degree or higher in design or related field

Preferred Skills:

·         Knowledge of web analytics tools and establishing conversion metrics

·         User research experience including writing interview guides, developing surveys, interviewing participants

·         Planning, conducting, and reporting on usability tests

·         Experience working on higher education websites