Freelance Senior UX Web Designer

Urban Insight

Los Angeles, CA - Work from Home

Experience Level: Senior

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We're seeking an experienced Freelance Senior UX Web Designer to join our team to design websites and experiences for mission-driven organizations like museums, universities, nonprofits, and cities. Join a supportive team that values your contribution, and where we work together to help our clients improve our communities.

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Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the research and discovery phase through competitive audits, research, and any additional tactics that add value
  • Translate information architecture and content sitemap into wireframes
  • Create web design concepts from wireframes
  • Apply design concepts to wireframes
  • Prototype web interaction and states
  • Create tablet and mobile breakpoints
  • Create Export ready files for development
  • Create Web Style sheets for handoff to development

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years agency experience in designing and prototyping for the web.
  • You are self-motivated, detail-oriented with excellent organization skills, and have the ability to independently guide workload and prioritization.
  • A true commitment to excellence, and full ownership of your responsibilities.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
  • Design content with an understanding of UX principles – user interaction, user tasks, etc., with a focus on customer-centric design. Should be able to perform basic usability tests and present work in context.
  • Expert and best practices with Adobe XD or similar web design and prototyping applications.
  • Must be creative and have a great eye for detail and color sense.
  • Portfolio with web examples required.

Bonus

  • Experience designing for Drupal or WordPress.
  • An understanding of front-end web development (HTML, CSS, JS) (no coding necessary).

Availability

  • Work from our LA office in sunny LA, or remotely anywhere in the USA, available 9-5 from any US time zone.
  • Be available to work 20h - 30h per week for the next 3-4 months, and potentially ongoing.

To Apply

Please submit:

  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio (please include web examples)
  • Your desired hourly rate
     

Thanks for your interest in work with us at Urban Insight.

Posted August 31, 2021, 8:35 AM PDT


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