The1stMovement, LLC

User Experience Designer (UXD)

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: United States
Date Posted: October 9th, 2013
Description:

User Experience Designers at The1stMovement (T1M) work in conjunction with Account Managers, Producers, Designers and Developers to build solutions that are user-centered, useful, usable, and desirable. As core members of highly collaborative teams, UXDs need to work both independently and as part of a group, communicate effectively, build consensus, and drive creative decision-making.

UXDs are responsible for conducting research, developing strategic priorities, visualizing requirements, developing user stories, and designing user-centered interactions.

Responsibilities include:

Research and Strategy:

Facilitate discovery meetings (including kickoff, brand discussions, audience discovery, and definition of business and project objectives
Conduct stakeholder and audience interviews, brainstorming sessions, and field research
Develop strategy deliverables, including: audience personas, user stories, engagement and experience models, ecosystems, competitive and landscape analyses
In collaboration with other team members, develop strategies for marketing, communications, and engagement, including search engine optimization, email marketing, social marketing, content planning
Project Definition and Design:

Develop concept documents, feature and functionality matrixes, sitemaps, wireframes, and content inventories
Collaborate with team members to concept and develop design direction and concepts for multiple projects and accounts
Provide requirements annotations to serve the needs of the design and development teams
Adhere to client brand standards as necessary
Quality Control:

Adhere to The1stMovement’s strict quality control standards
Consistently meet timelines with quality work based on expectations and schedules
Other Skill Requirements:

Strong written and verbal communication skills is required
Ability to work independently and as part of a group
Strong attention to detail, organization and time management
Performs other related duties as assigned
Candidate Requirements

Successful completion of college degree
Three (3) – five (5) years experience in an interactive agency or marketing environment
Knowledge of UXD design principles and techniques, including wireframing and rapid prototyping
Understanding of and experience with Adobe Suite of products, including Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop. Experience with prototyping tools such as Axure or Balsamiq is required
An understanding of contemporary Web technologies, including HTML, JS, CSS, and Database-driven websites
Experience working in an Agile process, collaborative environment is a plus
Salary and Compensation

Salary based on experience
A competitive compensation package is available including generous personal time off
Full benefit package

Qualified candidates only. No phone calls, please.

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