User Experience / User Interface (UX/UI) Designer
Job ID: R0036798 | Software Engineering and Development | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The University of Virginia Library seeks applicants for a User Experience/User Interface (UX/UI) Designer on the User Experience Team within the Communications Department. The ideal candidate is a creative conceptual designer who can build and code projects to completion. The UX/UI Designer is also responsible for helping with user experience and user research, as well as digital and print design projects.

Responsibilities include:

User Interface Design
  • Conceptualize original user interface design ideas that bring simplicity and user-friendliness to complex roadblocks.
  • Communicate interaction and design ideas by creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps.
  • Create and produce graphic materials using a range of media, methods, techniques and equipment.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding and proficiency in HTML/CSS elements and principles.

User Experience Design
  • Collaborate with user experience teams to uncover user needs and then work together to translate those needs into intuitive and engaging experiences.
  • Advocate for the user through human-centered design methods, ensuring our products, systems and services serve their needs.
  • Partner with cross-functional stakeholders to understand user experience requirements.
  • Advocate for the user through human-centered design methods, ensuring our products, systems and services serve their needs.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's in English, communications, computer science or other related field and at least 1 year of related work experience.
    • 5 or more years of related work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Possess strong attention to detail, focusing on visual and behavioral patterns.
  • Experience with a collaborative culture. Collaborate with local and remote design teams, conducting frequent feedback sessions and iterations of your design work.
  • Demonstrate experience and proficiency with using Figma.
  • Solid experience and proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Ability to demonstrate solid understanding and proficiency in HTML/CSS elements and principles.
  • Ability to create consistent experiences while utilizing a UI/UX design system.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

Anticipated hiring range: $65,000 - $75,000

The selected applicant will be required to complete a background check prior to their first day of employment per university policy.



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