TransPerfect

UX Designer

ID
2016-7374
Category
Graphic Design
US-NY-New York

Responsibilities

We are looking for a user experience designer with strong interests and capabilities in the design and development of engaging user experiences. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast paced work environment that requires strong problem solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. This individual excels at providing both highly analytical as well as highly creative ideas to a design engagement. The candidate will also have extensive experience in a fast-paced and innovative development environment. A thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered design methodologies is a must.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create world-class, user-centered designs through consideration of market research, business requirements, customer feedback, and usability study findings
  • Translate business requirements into use cases and high-level customer experience requirements
  • Design the UI architecture, interface, and interaction flow of new web and mobile applications
  • Direct the visual design of the web and mobile applications
  • Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, and prototypes
  • Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications
  • Present design work to the user experience team, product team, engineering team, executives, and external partners for review and feedback
  • Work with our development and product teams to assess and optimize new and existing features and page frameworks

 

Qualifications

  • 1+ years experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, or user interface designer
  • Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and design
  • Strong practical knowledge of user-centered design methodologies, usability principles and
  • The ability to provide detailed specifications, mockups/prototypes, and style guides
  • Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign or Sketch.
  • An available portfolio or samples of work demonstrating great user-centered design solutions
  • Experience designing user experiences for web and mobile
  • The ability to prototype in HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and Flash or Flex
  • Proficiency with web and mobile standards

Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated visual design expertise; capacity for creating fun, highly usable designs and layouts, and a propensity towards simplification
  • Nimbleness; the ability to turn around rigorous wireframes and mockups quickly in an iterative environment
  • A general understanding of how design impacts development; a knack for constructing dynamic, interactive designs that are technically feasible and prudent
  • The ability to scope design initiatives accurately and prioritize work items appropriately
  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Life science or healthcare enterprise solutions design experience

Overview

For over 20 years, TransPerfect has provided comprehensive language and technology solutions to help our clients communicate and conduct business more effectively in a global marketplace. Equipped with a quality management system certified to both the ISO 9001:2008 and EN 15038:2006 standards, TransPerfect provides a full array of language and business support services, including translation, interpretation, multicultural marketing, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services, multicultural marketing, training and learning, and legal support services. TransPerfect also offers a suite of cutting edge technologies that significantly reduce costs and improve consistency throughout the translation process, making TransPerfect the vendor of choice for the world's leading multinationals.

 

With annual revenues of over $500 million, TransPerfect is the world's largest privately held provider of language services and technology solutions. From offices in more than 90 cities on six continents, TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. With an unparalleled commitment to quality and client service, TransPerfect is fully ISO 9001 and EN 15038 certified. TransPerfect has global headquarters in New York, with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.

 

TransPerfect offers a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid time-off, company sponsored life insurance, short term and long term disability, flexible spending account options, and a pro-active and accessible HR department that focuses on the staff's health and happiness.

 

TransPerfect is an equal opportunity employer.

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