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Robert Half International User Experience (UX) Designer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Description

The Creative Group is working with a client who needs an User Experience (UX) Designer. The User Experience (UX) Designer oversees research, interviews, and surveys, and then highlights the results via sitemaps, wireframes, and prototypes. In conjunction with your primary tasks, you will also design the overall functionality of the product and iterate upon it to ensure a great user experience. We need a creative thinker who enjoys working independently as well as collaborating with colleagues for this position. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Cambridge, Massachusetts area.

What you get to do every single day

  • Areas of focus may include content, controls, visual design, packaging, customer/technical support, branding, and other aspects of user experience

  • Overseeing usability testing on prototypes or finished products to assess the quality of a user experience

  • Assisting other team members as needed (QA, data entry, production updates, resizing of graphics, etc.)

  • Designing satisfying or compelling experiences for users of a product, drawing on results from user research and workflow analysis

  • Partnering with other members of the digital marketing team on the development of new initiatives

  • Partnering with business users and application developers to translate requirements into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes

  • Creating tools such as personas, usage scenarios, site maps, taxonomies, and wireframes

Requirements

  • A portfolio featuring UX (wireframes/prototypes/other UX artifacts) and visual design work

  • 5+ years of experience within the digital design/UX industry

  • Strong attention to detail

    • Understanding of prototype/mockup software (e.g. Sketch, Balsamiq, Zeplin)

    • Knowledge of graphic design, video editing, web development, and photography applications such as Adobe Creative Suite

  • Excellent knowledge of design software applications and tools

  • Strong interpersonal skills are a huge plus for this position

  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

    • Well versed Web Accessibility and testing tools (e.g. Lighthouse, Google Accessibility Developer Tools)
  • Solid understanding of Customer Journey Mapping

  • User Requirements experience required

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, relevant experience

The Creative Group (TCG), a Robert Half company, matches creative, digital, and marketing professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a freelance, project or direct-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5565. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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