Extra Help - UX Designer - Office of Marketing and Communication

  • Governors State University
  • 1 University Pkwy, University Park, IL 60484
  • Jul 23, 2020
Full time   Computer & Web Services, Info Technology External Relations, PR, Marketing

Job Description

The Office of Marketing and Communication seeks a UX Designer to update the information architecture on the university website, portal, and apps.

In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems.

A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential. Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers.

Responsibilities:

• Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with IT and MarComm

• Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps

• Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets

• Build page navigation buttons and search fields

• Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look

• Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders

• Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)

• Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback

• Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Preferred and Required Qualifications as appropriate for the position.

Application Details

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