Senior UX/UI Designer

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

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

Working closely under the direction of the Creative Director and the project leadership team, you will produce visually-engaging design deliverables to fulfill the creative vision for a project. These design deliverables will include sitemaps, wireframes, full-fidelity visual comps, UI component libraries, custom graphics (static and animated), 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]

What You’ll Do

  • Serve as the lead designer on web-based projects
  • Collaborate, brainstorm, and strategize with project team members and clients
  • Review creative briefs and project requirements with Art Director to ensure a thorough and complete understanding of assigned projects and tasks
  • Produce design deliverables (sitemaps, wireframes, full-fidelity visual comps, UI component libraries, custom graphics (static and animated), etc.) as specified by the project
  • Regularly consult with Art 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
  • Produce task/project documentation
  • Assist with discovery and client/user research on select projects
  • Prepare and present concepts/work to client
  • Manage and coordinate tasks and communicate with clients as necessary
  • 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/UI design
  • Expert understanding of UX best practices and design principles
  • Expert-level knowledge of design and business software (Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Microsoft Products, Google Apps, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of the website design and development process, including working knowledge of: HTML/CSS, taxonomies and content types, open source CMS platforms (WordPress, Drupal), mobile responsive design, accessibility standards, privacy/security standards
  • 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]