Senior UX/UI Designer

Metro Detroit /
Consulting /
Full-Time
X by 2 is an IT consulting firm comprised of strategists, software architects and designers. Through cutting-edge technology, advanced data analytics and human-centric design, we help insurers and healthcare organizations meet the demands of today’s digital consumer.

We're looking for a highly creative, detail-oriented Experience/User Interface Designer able to create compelling interface and experience solutions, information architecture and/or interaction models for web and mobile environments. The ideal candidate should demonstrate strong problem-solving capabilities and a growing consulting skillset, including the ability to work effectively with clients and drive informed business and design solutions.

Summary

    • Assist in forming design-related project and business goals with teammates and stakeholders
    • Assist in creating UX deliverables such as user workflows, information architecture, and interaction models
    • Collaborate effectively to fulfill project goals while following design process methodologies
    • Create and revise pixel design user-experience and interface solutions
    • Create and manage deliverable documentations such as style-guides, process-guides, or education tools
    • Foster collaborative relationships with project teammates and stakeholders

Qualifications

    • 2-5 years of design-related experience, creating user-experiences and user-interfaces across form-factor considerations
    • Expert knowledge with Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, OmniGraffle, and other design tools
    • A good understanding of web, software, and application development processes and methodologies
    • Technology and design trend awareness
    • Strong self-motivation skills and the ability to build momentum and pivot in difficult situations
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills in both client and internal settings
    • An understanding of experience design-related deliverables such as information architecture, workflow ideation, and pixel design development

Our Philosophies

    • Agile approach – emphasis on good people, continuous delivery of value, close collaboration with clients
    • Learning and reuse by leveraging patterns and frameworks
    • Deliver results by playing key leadership roles on capable teams focused on full life-cycle from discovery and planning through implementation and launch
    • No technology bias and no affiliations with vendors – we use the technologies and approaches that make sense for our clients
    • Constant learning – adding modern technologies, frameworks, tools and products to our tool belt

Work Environment and Culture

    • Surround yourself with smart, talented people who value being challenged and are driven to grow
    • Reach your career goals more quickly with a company that invests in your success
    • Collaborate in a small team structure with growth driven purely by individual performance
    • Have a voice in shaping the company; sharing interests, ideas, and feedback is always encouraged

Perks

    • Home Office Reimbursement
    • Professional Self-Development Program
    • Health and Wellness Reimbursement
    • Professional Dress Allowance
    • Employees can also earn points through recognition, travel and more, to redeem for unique experiences.
    • Company-sponsored social events

Work-Life Balance

    • Hybrid remote model allows the flexibility to work remotely as much as desired.
    • Paid time off for vacation, unlimited sick days (as needed) and holidays

Compensation

    • Annual raises and promotions based solely on individual performance and a compensation package that well exceeds the industry average for top performers.
    • 401(k) with employer match

Insurance

    • Health (including prescriptions), Vision, Dental, Life, and Disability
    • Insurance Coverage
    • Voluntary benefits package including telemedicine, PetCare, chiropractic, lab testing, and alternative medicine.
    • HSA with employer direct contribution