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Robert Half International User Experience (UX) Designer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Description If you have open availability and can begin a position immediately, The Creative Group has a great opportunity for you with a company in the Cambridge, Massachusetts area for a User Experience (UX) Designer role. This is a full-time opportunity. The User Experience (UX) designer takes the lead on user research, the administering of interviews and surveys of diverse populations, and the translation of results into sitemaps, wireframes, and design prototypes. Furthermore, you will create the overall functionality of the product and work tirelessly to make incremental improvements to deliver an exceptional user experience. We need a creative thinker who enjoys working independently as well as collaborating with colleagues for this position.

Major responsibilities

  • Areas of focus may include content, controls, visual design, packaging, customer/technical support, branding, and other aspects of user experience

  • Running usability testing on prototypes or finished products to assess the quality of a user experience

  • Providing support to other team members as needed (QA, data entry, production updates, resizing of graphics, etc.)

  • Crafting tools such as personas, usage scenarios, site maps, taxonomies, and wireframes

  • Partnering with business users and application developers to translate requirements into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes

  • Designing satisfying or compelling experiences for users of a product, drawing on results from user research and workflow analysis

  • Collaborating with other members of the digital marketing team on the development of new initiatives Requirements - High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

    • Knowledge of Web Accessibility and testing tools (e.g. Lighthouse, Google Accessibility Developer Tools)
  • Demonstrated understanding of design software applications and tools

    • Experience using graphic design, video editing, web development, and photography applications such as Adobe Creative Suite
  • Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

  • Knowledge of User Requirements

  • Customer Journey Mapping experience

    • A portfolio demonstrating UX (wireframes/prototypes/other UX artifacts) and visual design work
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, relevant experience

  • This role requires strong interpersonal skills

  • 5+ years of experience within the digital design/UX industry

    • Experience in prototype/mockup software (e.g. Sketch, Balsamiq, Zeplin)

The Creative Group (TCG), a Robert Half company, matches creative, digital, and marketing professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a freelance, project or direct-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5565. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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