Kforce UX Designer in Saint Louis, Missouri

Kforce has a client in search of a UX Designer in Saint Louis, Missouri (MO).Summary:Start your career off on the right foot with one of 'America's Top 500 Companies', as awarded by Forbes. Our client is known as a place where people feel included, valued, supported and respected. Innovative thinking and industry-leading technology allow their associates to thrive and grow in their careers. And with a priority placed on their culture and company principles, their commitment to diversity, ethics and the communities in which they operate is their driving force.Essential Functions:

  • Creation of high level user flows for the agreed upon use cases/scenarios for submitter and reviewer/approver roles

  • Creation of wireframes (mid to high fidelity) that support Work Management including Alerts, Notifications, Tracking, Action steps, etc.

  • Creation of clickable prototypes (using the created wireframes) representing a variety of work management experiences to be used for conversations with project partners and usability testing

  • Creation of pixel perfect and styles/standards aligned design artifacts for corresponding wireframes that have been vetted through user research

  • Specifications that align to each design for development purposes

  • Create engaging and effective visual design solutions for web, desktop, mobile, and tablet application interfaces, achieving business goals

  • Closely collaborate with Technology and Business teams to solve for complex issues, like interaction models and data visualization

  • Generate multiple visual design concepts that meet product requirements, clearly articulate the relative merits of each concept, and make considered recommendations for which would best meet the project goal

  • Create and organize production assets

  • Proficiency in laying out Web design

  • Must be able to comfortably utilize the Adobe suite (Photoshop, In Design, etc.)

  • Understanding of the distinction between wireframes and visual design

  • Experience creating wireframes

  • Strong proficiency working on a Windows operating system (cannot be comfortable only on Mac/Apple OS)

  • Prototyping experience (tools such as Justinmind, Axure, Invision and experience preferred in making more than just linear, hot-spot driven prototypes)

  • Ability to create compelling visual designs while working within the established styles and standards

  • Strong design communication, presentation and negotiation skills

  • Strong visual design or interaction design portfolio of recent web, mobile, tablet, and software design projects

  • Must be able to work comfortably on a PC only

  • Agile (scrum) experience is a huge plus

  • Previous large company experience is a huge plus

  • Brokerage/banking experience is a plus, but not required

  • Collaborative attitude; We are a very low-ego group that work to create artifacts together, not as individuals

  • Ability to quickly understand concepts and contribute value

  • Ability to effectively take direction and work somewhat autonomously while staying on task

  • Strong conceptual skills (i.e., deciphering whiteboard diagrams and pencil sketches)

  • Comfortable with frequent iteration to designs based on feedback from users and business partners

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00