UX Specialist

Consumertrack Bethlehem , PA 18018

Posted 2 months ago

ConsumerTrack is unique in the digital marketing and media industry - we combine marketing, digital, content and fintech. Our performance based approach increases brand awareness and generates targeted audience engagement on our internal web properties and partner sites.

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UX Designer

ConsumerTrack is seeking an experienced UX Designer to design our digital marketing products. You will combine interfaces and workflows to enhance the user experience. In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential. Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand product specifications and user workflows

  • Work with product managers to create personas through user research and data

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers

  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers

  • Define the right interaction model, conduct usability testing, gather feedback, and evaluate its success

  • Develop and create innovative concepts in keeping with project scope, strategic positioning, and timelines

  • Prepare, conduct, and validate working hypothesis' with customers through usability research of wireframes, clickable prototypes and published product, and participate in design critique

  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)

  • Working knowledge of current front-end capabilities and limitations to partner closely with development to implement solutions.

  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps

  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets

  • Develop style guides, UI mockups, and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look

  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)

  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback

  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images

  • Keep abreast of competitor products and industry trends

Requirements

  • 3+ years proven experience as a UX Specialist or similar role

  • Strong portfolio of design projects

  • Background in project management and research

  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture

  • Deep understanding of the tools of the trade (Sketch, XD, Illustrator, Photoshop, OmniGraffle, InVision, and other prototyping tools)

  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS; JavaScript is a plus

  • Problem-solving aptitude

  • Analytical mind with a business acumen

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Good time-management skills

  • Ability to translate complex information into easy-to-understand designs and visual elements

  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders

  • BSc in Design, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

Benefits

  • Competitive salary with excellent growth opportunity; we pride ourselves in having a team that exudes leadership, high initiative, creativity, and passion.

  • Awesome medical, dental and vision plans with heavy employer contribution.

  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick days.

  • Flexible time/work from home (for eligible employees)

  • Company funding for outside classes and conferences to help you improve your skills.

  • Contribution to Student Loan Debt after the first year of employment.

  • 401k - ConsumerTrack contributes 100% of the first 3% contributed and 50% of salary deferrals in excess of 3% up to 5%

  • Fully stocked kitchen with snacks and beverages.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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