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User Experience Designer-Sr-3500
Brand: SumTotal
Req#: 462015
Updated: 11/22/2017
Job Type: Regular
Location: Gainesville FL
Category: Engineering
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Job Description

About SumTotal
SumTotal Systems, LLC, a Skillsoft Company, is the world’s most popular talent management solution. SumTotal’s award winning Talent Management Suite enables companies to attract, know, mobilize, develop, progress and reward their workforce. With over 150 million users, SumTotal is continuously investing to allow for the changing demands of customers and their users. The Talent Expansion Suite includes three key components - Learn, Talent and Work.

About this role
The Senior UX Designer is primarily responsible for creating navigation structures and information designs, as well as constructing prototypes, storyboards, and mockups to effectively communicate designs to product management and development. This role depends greatly on user-centered design research and usability testing to guide their designs. The candidate will possess the ability to create visual designs for desktop and mobile software and transactional Web sites.

Key responsibilities
• Develop mockups and prototypes, including user interaction models, information architecture, wire frames and screen flows
• Work with usability specialists to conduct customer studies of mockups, prototypes and existing interfaces and iterate designs based on usability test results
• Produce final user interface designs, adhering to the style and guidance of our staff interaction and UI design team
• Work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure pixel-perfect execution of designs
• Be a champion of user-centered design principles and advocate for the user promoting user experience throughout the company

Experience
• 5+ years of experience in user interface design, web design, information architecture or usability testing within a consultative or corporate environment
• Ability to create prototypes with HTML 5 and CSS 3
• Knowledge of the software development lifecycle within an agile environment
• Understanding of design fundamentals including information design, visual design, industry UI standards for desktop, mobile and web-based applications, and ease of use best practices
• Experience building personas, mental models, user task flows, sketching, paper prototyping, creating wire frames and visual design concepts
• Detail oriented self-starter with strong written and oral skills able to effectively communicate ideas and present solutions to executives and other stakeholders
• Expert with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Experience Design (XD)
• Experience designing responsive web and mobile applications is a plus


Education
Degree in human computer interaction, visual design, computer science or equivalent
Must have portfolio available for review

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