Design | Raleigh, NC | Full Time
Atlantic BT helps clients realize their full potential through web-based solutions. We are a team of exceptional people who deliver custom digital solutions to enterprise and global businesses. We provide our employees with a rich, creative and collaborative environment to further their skills, interests, and experience in all aspects of web and application development. Our employees have significant influence in shaping their careers with input as to the technologies they want to use, types of responsibilities they want to take on, and the level of ownership they wish to accept.
We are looking for a solid, driven UX designer who has a passion for learning, getting better, and designing engaging websites that meet client and user goals. Much of your work at Atlantic BT will be contributing to large-scale website redesigns and products for mid to enterprise level businesses, universities, and government agencies. You will work alongside talented and diverse designers, user researchers, digital strategists, front-end developers, and programmers. Don’t rule yourself out if you don’t have ALL the skills and experience we mention. We look for potential first. We need passionate, driven people who care about improving their craft every day.
Essential Job Functions:
Brainstorm / develop original design concepts, then flesh out your ideas in look and feel explorations
Translate research findings to define interaction models, user task flows, and UI specifications and visualize these through a series of wireframes
Communicate scenarios, end-to-end experiences, and interaction models to stakeholders
Actively participate in internal and client-facing workshops and presentations
Position and articulate design intentions to your team and clients
Document feature behavior and interactions in detail and provide recommendations based on your analysis
Produce design concepts that transition easily to other teams, including design assets and comps for mobile/responsive sites
Seek peer feedback in design reviews
Absorb and iterate on results from user testing or other channels
Good foundational skills in core design and usability principles
Significant relevant design experience, preferably in an agency setting. (A robust portfolio demonstrating high-quality solutions is acceptable in lieu of years of experience)
Portfolio demonstrating your skill in design and UX best practices for websites, web applications, and mobile apps, preferably demonstrating process as well as end results
Experience in designing for eCommerce (e.g. Magento)
Solid grasp of leading graphics software (such as Adobe Photoshop) as well as software for generating wireframes and wireflows (such as Omnigraffle, Sketch, and/or Axure)
Ability to contribute to multiple projects in the same week, switching focus when necessary
Experience collaborating with user research and/or marketing teams to develop low-fidelity sketches or visions for sites, mobile apps, or web apps
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
This job requires routine desk and computer work. No travel is required.
Benefits & Compensation:
Our benefits for full-time employees include: 401K Plan with matching, health, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability and life insurance, as well as an excellent paid-time-off package. We have a fun, relaxed environment with a Culture Club which devotes significant energy to identifying fun opportunities for our employees.
Atlantic BT is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status"). This nondiscrimination policy extends to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment as well as the use of all company facilities, participation in all company-sponsored activities, and all employment actions such as promotions, compensation, benefits and termination of employment.