UX Designer - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Reviewing Candidates Now
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $110K Annually
Our Agency client is in need of a UX Designer to join their team full-time!

This UX Designer role is fully remote.

The primary responsibilities for the successful UX Designer include:
- Leading workshops/discussions with clients, identifying strategies for leveraging web technologies in support of their content, customers, and business goals
- Mapping information architectures, defining key content/object types and relationships between them, building a bridge of understanding between business, visual design, and engineering disciplines
- Designing and developing wireframes, user flows, functional specifications, and other representations to document and clarify that understanding
- Collaborating with visual designers and front end engineers on visual design deliverables, interactive prototypes, and production-ready web experiences
- Performing primary and secondary user research and persona development, as well as designing and executing user tests or multivariate tests on prototypes and existing sites with a focus on converting insights from research and testing into actionable recommendations and design solutions
- Consistently and proactively building long-term, and highly productive working relationships across disciplines and with clients
- Creating and communicating UX Design project plans that account for project constraints and client preferences
- Representing the client's UX Design externally (e.g. conferences or publications)
- Proactively coaching and mentoring
- Providing expert-level guidance on project deliverables and workflow to the project team
- Supporting the UX Director and VP of Experience Design in process or growth initiatives
- Recognizing and pursuing UX Design opportunities with existing and/or new clients with support of account development team members

The ideal UX Design Lead has:
- Agency experience and is comfortable working in a fast-paced, high demanding environment
- At least five years experience with information architecture, interaction design, user experience design, or similar field
- Experience and comfort working in a fast-paced, digital agency environment across multiple work groups and with multiple concurrent projects
- Demonstrated ability to design and define user experiences from blank sheets of paper to sitemaps and wireframes to developed sites
- Strong understanding of web interactions: patterns, best practices, common challenges website developers face and solutions to those challenges
- A collaborative, self-motivated, "always-learning" spirit, driven to improve user experiences everywhere at all times through smart design and applied effort
- Willingness to support occasional travel to client sites
- Demonstrated experience providing expert-level guidance on project workflow and design deliverables that achieve the best possible project outcomes given a set of budget, timeline, and client constraints
- Demonstrated experience working with colleagues and clients in a 100% remote environment including day-to-day communication and workshops
- Experience with WordPress as a platform, including custom post types, taxonomies, and use of WordPress beyond typical “blog” use cases. Or similar experience with a different CMS (and at least some familiarity with WordPress)
- Experience migrating or building WordPress websites using the block based (“Gutenberg”) editor or similar experiences with a different CMS
- Understanding of content strategy, publishing workflows, and content management platform
- Demonstrated history of mentoring, teaching, or guiding other designers

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Marie.Jayme@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent candidates for freelance opportunities, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.