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Kelly Services Senior UX Designer in Walnut Creek, California

Kelly Services is hiring a Sr. UX Designer for a contract opportunity in Walnut Creek, California. Below are the details and required skills. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to kim.hewlen@kellyservices.com as well as apply online.

Senior UX Designer

Walnut Creek, CA

Contract: 7/29/19 – 11/1/19

Responsibilities:

  • This person will be working with the business and innovation team on Agile pilots.

  • Collaborates closely with the product team to understand product vision, and business needs and requirements as they apply to the user interface and experience.

  • Facilitates kick-off meetings with partners, stakeholders and internal project teams to determine application direction, strategy and constraints.

  • Helps product and development teams assess and prioritize opportunities and constraints.

  • Evaluate potential design solutions and determines approach to design challenges.

  • Accurately scopes tasks and provides timeline and resource needs to project management.

  • Frames design approach, leads our partners through the digital process, and provides solutions to design and usability problems. Ensures brand consistency, and maintains a user-centered approach in design and practice.

  • Rapidly iterates design prototypes and working applications.

  • Leverage existing design patterns for consistency and adhere to established UX and Brand standards.

  • Identify UX issues to ensure a quality product is deployed.

  • Guides product decisions through user research and iterative feedback loops.

  • Maintains a keen understanding of design principles and industry best practices, while staying up-to-date on current technologies and design trends.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience as a UX Designer.

  • Expert knowledge HTML5/CSS3 and front-end development implementation.

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Axure, Omnigraffle, HTML5 and CSS 3 tools.

  • Advanced knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator.

  • Familiar with the wide variety of usability concepts, best practices, and procedures, as well as the basic concepts of user centered design.

  • Experience developing design plans/or gathering user research and insights to aid in the design and presentation process.

  • Trained ‘eye’ for design elements, specifically around testing and reviewing implementation of a visual design style guide.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with and lead cross-discipline design teams and collaborate with clients, developers, and fellow designers.

  • Excellent project management and presentation skills.

  • Ability to present multiple design concepts to problems.

  • Ability to maintain focus on project detail and overall brand awareness while understanding and managing business partner and customer needs.

  • Bachelor's degree in related area (Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field) or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around

the globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-

visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities

will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™

companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:

people like you.

Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your career

today.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.

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