UI/UX Designer Consultant/Expert in Dearborn, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

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Job ID: 53754

UI/UX Designer-53754 Position Description:

  • We are one integrated product space which requires exemplary software product design UX/UI skills for focus on customer outcomes, solving problems and creating first class web interface designs and prototypes for integration into working software products 

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain a user-centered approach in design perspective and practice 
  • Work as a collaborative team member with business partners, developers, and fellow designers 
  • Lead products from discovery and framing through iterative development and delivery 
  • Help product managers; assess and prioritize opportunities and constraints 
  • Guide product decisions through user research and iterative feedback loops 
  • Rapidly iterate design prototypes and working applications 
  • Conduct user testing, interviews, and analysis 
  • Develop visual identity systems, visual design, and define interaction patterns 
  • Produce materials for business partners and developers, including user flows, wireframes, mockups, live style guides, and assets 
  • Show command of modern front-end technologies and frameworks (e.g. HAML/SASS, grid systems, responsive design)

Experience Required:

  • 3+ years of experience in User-Centered Design. 
  • 3+ years of experience with wire-framing and user testing 
  • Maintain a user-centered approach in design perspective and practice 
  • Work as a collaborative team member with business partners, developers, and fellow designers 
  • Lead products from discovery and framing through iterative development and delivery 
  • Help product managers; assess and prioritize opportunities and constraints 
  • Guide product decisions through user research and iterative feedback loops 
  • Rapidly iterate design prototypes and working applications 
  • Conduct user testing, interviews, and analysis 
  • Develop visual identity systems, visual design, and define interaction patterns 
  • Produce materials for business partners and developers, including user flows, wireframes, mockups, live style guides, and assets 
  • Show command of modern front-end technologies and frameworks (e.g. HAML/SASS, grid systems, responsive design)

Experience Preferred:

  • Proven experience coaching and guiding others in UX and design 
  • Experience working in paired programming environment using agile/lean methodologies 
  • Independent leadership 
  • Experience designing full-service consumer and business applications 
  • Experience with Mobile Accessibility 
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills 
  • Passion for growing your skills, tackling interesting work and challenging problems; be committed to lifelong design learning

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

 To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and at the bottom of the page click Job Portal, or get there directly at: https://www.jobs.net/jobs/fastswitch/en-us/all-jobs/

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