Company Description

Shift/Enter is a technology career development company with a focus on both job seekers and employers. We provide employers with a place to talk about best practices in technology hiring and also a place to find new potential candidates. We help candidates develop their technology skills and their confidence in interviewing skills. We’re looking for optimistic, motivated people to help us reach and help as many of our neighbors as possible. If that sounds like a purpose that you would find fulfilling, we’d love to hear from you.

We are looking for a UX designer who is hardworking, able to design excellent user interfaces for our web applications and interested in all aspects of software development.

Responsibilities

  • The UX designer will be responsible for the design of user interfaces for our in-house and consumer-facing web applications while working as part of the UX team. 
  • The designer is expected to work extensively with our software development team to produce successful graphical content for the front-end of our web applications. 
  • The designer should understand branding, marketing and consumer behavior and apply that knowledge to their designs.

Required Skills

  • > 1 year experience in web-based and/or app UI design, involved in all stages of development: UX, information architecture, user research, scrum-based project planning and implementation. 
  • >2 years experience designing mockups and prototypes using tools like Figma, Sketch, and Adobe XD. 
  • Expected to demonstrate examples of above work in a digital portfolio showing strong design skills.
  • Significant experience in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Dreamweaver. 
  • Some experience using HTML and CSS to design emails and websites
  • The designer should have excellent attention to details, should be aware of good design principles and be well informed of all the latest design trends. 
  • The candidate must also possess strong communication skills to lead a project and work well with fellow team members to finish a project within the allotted time. 
  • BA in graphic design, art, marketing, communication or related fields or equivalent industry experience.

Disclaimer: This is a sample job description, it is not representative a specific opening. This is intended for use in in practicing the application process, it is not intended to solicit actual applications.