Senior UX Designer

Teal Media is seeking a fully remote Senior UX Designer for a contract or full-time position.

As a collaborative member of our team, you will craft the overall experience of web/app-based projects for high-profile social impact clients tackling big challenges in health, education, climate, and social justice.

You will lead these projects through research, information architecture, and wireframe production. You will also contribute to visual design deliverables by offering feedback that will improve the overall user experience. You will produce these deliverables to fulfill the creative vision for a project under the direction of the Art Director and project leadership team. These design deliverables will include sitemaps, hi-fidelity wireframes, user testing prototypes, UI component libraries, and more.

  • Ideal Location: Remote (U.S. Residents only)
  • Salary Range: $85K-$95K (pending location & experience)
  • Benefits: Health insurance, employer matching 401K plan, continuing education/annual conference stipend, professional development coaching, and flexibility to work anywhere in the world for up to one month per year
  • To Apply: Send a note of interest and a link to your online portfolio (required) to [email protected]om

What You’ll Do

  • Serve as the lead UX designer on web-based projects
  • Lead or support UX-focused activities and workshops with client and internal teams
  • Support Lead Researcher to conduct a thorough research and discovery process that will inform the strategy for the project
  • Work collaboratively with client and internal teams to gather requirements and devise specifications for the user experience of the website
  • Collaborate, brainstorm, and strategize with project team members and clients
  • Review website plan and project requirements with Lead Strategist to ensure a thorough and complete understanding of assigned projects and tasks
  • Produce UX design deliverables (sitemaps, wireframes, hi-fidelity wireframes, UI component libraries) as specified by the project.
  • Regularly consult with Experience Director on design deliverables to ensure designs meet project requirements before sharing with the Creative Director and/or Strategist
  • Conduct quality assurance, testing, and proofing on project deliverables
  • Create documentation and guidelines that will help the client develop their content according to the website strategy
  • Collaborate with visual designers and developers through website launch
  • Conduct ongoing support for the website as necessary
  • Manage and coordinate tasks and communicate with clients
  • Gather and implement feedback
  • Document design decisions and formulate development specifications
  • Communicate and collaborate with internal and external project team members
  • Conduct quality assurance, testing, and proofing on project deliverables
  • Train/educate clients as needed

Ideal Candidates Will Have

  • An impressive online portfolio. This will be the most important factor as we evaluate candidates
  • 3-5+ years of experience in UX design¬†¬†
  • Expert understanding of UX best practices and design principles¬†
  • Expertise in crafting and executing UX research plans
  • Extensive experience working with quantitative and qualitative research to formulate a UX strategy for a website
  • Extensive experience with usability testing
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Expert knowledge of design software (Sketch or other interaction design tool)
  • Self-starter, independent thinker, highly responsible
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Thrives working in a fast-paced environment
  • Strict attention to detail and adherence to project deadlines

To apply, please send a note of interest and a link to your online portfolio (required) to [email protected]