UX Designer SmartBug Media, a leading digital and content marketing agency, is seeking a remote UX Designer to lead research, strategy and wire design for a large web redesign. The position will have the opportunity to become full-time after an initial trial period.
The UX Designer will report to the Creative Director and work closely with project managers and developers. This is a client-facing role that includes leading research in the form of client and customer interviews, persona development, buyer’s journey creation and usability testing.
We’re looking for a passionate, detail-oriented individual who will work as a team player and deliver high-quality work. We’re building a different kind of agency—one that lets you produce great work without a sweatshop grind. SmartBug Media believes people can deliver great results, work with co-workers you respect, and still embrace the things that matter in life.
…And we do it all remotely.
- Lead research and strategy of a large web redesign
- Attend client and internal meetings
- Work collaboratively with the CD and project manager
- Conduct client and customer interviews
- Create personas and buyer’s journey
- Perform content audit with subsequent sitemap recommendation
- Deliver clear design strategy
- Design clean, strong wireframes or prototypes
- Validate designs through usability testing
- 2-4 years of UX design experience
- Ability to simplify and distill complex ideas into intuitive experiences
- Ability to present cohesive design approaches to internal and external teams
- Ability to prioritize and manage workload to adhere to project timelines
- Strong design chops with the portfolio to prove it
- Proficient in Axure, Sketch, InVision, Adobe Suite or comparable tools
- Excellent communication skills
- Bachelor’s degree in design, human-centered interaction, related field or relevant work experience
- Excellent teamwork skills and the ability to deliver high-quality work, on deadline
- Not afraid to speak up and contribute to make a project better
- Values, ethics and integrity
- Exacting attention to detail
- Fun to work with
About SmartBug Media
SmartBug Media is a fast-growing and nationally recognized inbound marketing agency. We’ve built our name and client base by delivering game-changing marketing campaigns that increase traffic, leads, customers, and brand value. That’s why we are recommended by some of the biggest names in inbound marketing and maintain a client roster that’s growing by the day.
We are a 25-person virtual company that believes you shouldn’t have to compromise work/life balance in order to deliver great work, and we believe that you can do this from anywhere.