UX Designer

Child Care Aware of America
Arlington, VA

Summary of Position: 

Are you passionate about creating an effortless and enjoyable experience for users? Child Care Aware of America is seeking a UX Designer to create a seamless product experience for our customers. We are looking for a designer who can translate user research into user-centered design, resulting in satisfied and delighted users. 

 

Qualifications: 

Requirements

  • Demonstrated success designing user experiences (minimum 2 years’ experience)
  • Solid technical background and in-depth understanding of front-end development; coding experience a plus
  • Applied understanding of Agile methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to sketch, wireframe, and prototype 
  • Experience facilitating software testing with both developers and end users
  • Skilled at working with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • ]Ability to effectively communicate recommendations to management
  • Skilled visual designer
Responsibilities: 
  • Understand the market, customers, and customers’ end users
  • Conduct user research including interviews, focus groups, and user testing to inform design
  • Use qualitative and quantitative data to analyze user behavior and design enhancements 
  • Assist in creating user personas and apply them to the design process
  • Collaborate with product marketers to improve prospective customers’ online experience
  • Collaborate with product managers to write user stories and inform development work
  • Facilitate interviews, focus groups, and user testing to validate sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • Create sketches, wireframes, and prototypes to validate design ideas and assumptions
  • Facilitate user acceptance testing as it relates to user experience
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