About Lightning Jar
Lightning Jar is a brand, marketing, and commerce consultancy that provides brand strategy, creative media, marketing services, and eCommerce consulting services for Fortune 500 companies and other top brands.
We’re seeking a full-time mid-level UX designer to work out of our San Antonio office. You will be responsible for working closely with clients and other team members to tackle UX challenges big and small for a wide array of clients.
Skills & Experience:
4+ years of digital UXD experience. 2+ years in an agency or consultantcy environment.
Experience designing complex solutions for digital environments
Experience designing enterprise-level websites and mobile app solutions
Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
A solid grasp of user-centered design and testing methodologies, subsystems, and usability and accessibility concerns.
Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design.
Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design.
Facilitate clients’ product visions by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital products, websites and mobile apps
Translate concepts into wireframes and mockups that lead to intuitive user experiences.
Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.
Take smart risks and champion new ideas.
Expertise & Capabilities:
Customer and Stakeholder Interviews and Research
Functionality Requirements & Project Goal Documentation
Content Audits & Content Inventory
Gathering and Presenting UX Precedents
Creating Content inventories and Feature Gap Assessments
UX Strategy Iteration and Documentation
User Stories & Marketing Personas
Site Maps (well annotated with clear requirements)
Creative Team Support & Feedback
Dev Team Support & Feedback
What we’re looking for:
A hybrid creative & analytical mind
A vocal advocate for the principles of quality user experience
A passionate advocate for users
A curious person who is continuously learning
Excellent written and verbal skills
Musicians, poets, writers and dog lovers encouraged to apply
How to apply:
Please send a cover letter, resume and UX portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org