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UI/UX Designer in Atlanta, GA at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    3/11/2019

Job Description

Our client Modis has 2 openings for experienced UI/UX Designers for immediate contract-to-hire opportunities working in Atlanta, GA (30339).  The end-client (to be shared upon conversation with Modis) is a company that uses cutting edge technology, offers tremendous room for growth, and offers full-time opportunities to contractors that would like to become employees.  They are  located in a building that offers a unique environment with open floor plans, Starbucks on site, dry cleaning, and child care.  These positions are paying $40-$65/hour, depending on experience, and complete details can be found below.  

Role and Responsibilities:User Experience Designers work hand in hand, often pairing, with other members of product teams to bring products to life.  These Designers work in highly collaborative and interactive environments and will use both design and research skills in this role.  

The User Experience Designer is responsible for designing intuitive, quality products through collaboration with end users and modern software development teams. Designers work directly with end users to collect and analyze quantitative and qualitative data through formal research. This information is used to inform product-related hypotheses, recommendations, and ultimately user stories in the product backlog.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES40% – Planning & Analysis:
  • Communicates with key user and operational groups to understand business needs
  • Elicits ideas and assists team members with gaining shared understanding, and aligns the product team and stakeholders
  • Presents design concepts, user needs, and design rationale to multidisciplinary teams, as well as to key stakeholders and business partners


60% – Delivery & Execution:
  • Analyzes user experience data and provides recommendations to address business needs
  • Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met
  • Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to design solutions
  • Creates designs such that information is easy to find, consume, and understand
  • Communicates ideas and designs to end user and product team members
  • Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice)


Required and Preferred Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of relevant UI/UX design experience
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following disciplines: user research, interaction design, information architecture, visual design; exposure to and interest in growing in the others
  • Experience translating user needs into visual assets
  • Experience analyzing both quantitative and qualitative data and presenting findings and recommendations
  • Experience with rapid prototyping and visualization
  • Experience leveraging research and usability strategy deliverables such as discovery findings, mental models, scenarios, user journey maps, personas, debrief documentation, screeners, testing plans, task lists, low and high fidelity prototypes, annotated wireframes, and/or clickable prototypes
  • Experience with approaches to translating findings into tangible designs such as heuristic reviews, usability testing, competitive product analysis, web metrics data, field research, quantitative surveys, user interviews, and persona development
  • Experience with rapid prototyping and visualization tools such as Axure, iRise, Balsamiq, Omnigraffle, Visio, Adobe CC, and UXPin
  • Experience with visual software tools such as Adobe illustrator, Photoshop, and FireworksP
  • Proficiency in using style guides, iconography, and/or typography
  • Experience working as part of a collaborative, cross-functional modern software design and development team
  • Bachelor's (or higher) degree in Human Computer Interaction, Computer Science, Psychology, Graphic Design, User Experience or something similar.