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TEDS User Interface Designer

Locations Atkins, VA
                Blacksburg, VA

Start Date Immediate

The User Interface (UI) Designer will design innovative user interfaces across TEDS suite of software products. The UI designer will work with the creative team, documentation specialists and development team members to design new features and present solutions for interface issues.

*This job requires submission of an active portfolio of work.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the creative team and documentation specialists to design elegant user interfaces which meet customer requirements and exceed customer expectation
  • Present solutions for interface redesign based on addition of new features or customer issues.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Solid understanding of current web design practices and web 2.0 technologies
  • Attention to detail and an eye for catching errors and typos
  • Ability to take direction and criticism well, with a willingness to work in a collaborative environment while taking initiative
  • Ability to work on several projects at once, or jump into a project mid-stream
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills when interacting with both fellow team members as well as clients
  • Ability to problem-solve and work independently
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with accuracy and speed
  • Understanding of maintaining strict brand guidelines
  • Bachelor's degree in Art, Design, Web Design, Usability design or similar field
  • Minimum 5 years professional experience in design
  • Strong skills in Adobe CS4 or higher (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Fireworks)
  • Skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • HTML and CSS
  • Cross browser testing
  • Must be a US citizen

Preferred Qualifications

  • Mobile app design experience
  • Experience with HTML5
  • Experience with print design
  • Experience with video editing (Preferably Final Cut Pro but any video experience a plus)
  • Experience with email marketing campaigns/HTML email design
  • Experience with JavaScript, jQuery and/or PHP
  • Experience with Joomla or Wordpress
  • Experience using Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Flash

Nov 2, 2013