UI/UX Web Designer

UI/UX Web Designer

Wood Dale, Illinois

 

DESCRIPTION:

Primary

Primary responsibility is to work with the Remote Services team to creatively design the user interface and user experience facets of various internal web products. Secondary responsibility is to exercise independent judgment and discretion to identify ways to improve the look and feel of existing sites. This includes knowledge of CSS, CSS3, HTML, Adobe Creative Suite or equivalent. Additionally this job function is required to produce a high quality of work with critical deadlines and design parameters.

RESPONSIBILITIES/TASKS

  • Design from the ground-up fully custom web applications.
  • Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, user flow diagrams, and interactive prototypes.
  • Utilize visual design tools to create stunning front-end visuals/elements.
  • Deliver strong and reliable visual interaction design maps.
  • Apply recent design trends and team input into application and user experience designs.
  • Integrate, further develop, and custom creation of front-end frameworks.
  • Efficient, well documented, testable, and optimized programming of HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Create and maintain software documentation.
  • May occasionally work outside of the normal business hours

EDUCATION, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Associate’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience working in creative web design environment
  • Basic understanding of the fabrication industry and general machine shop operations is preferred but not required

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Ability to design a cohesive branding: color palette, schemes, icon set, buttons backgrounds, and images.
  • Strong knowledge using Adobe Creative Suite and other visual design tools.
  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS, and CSS3, syntax and methods
  • Ability to analyze, troubleshoot, identify and address bugs and needed improvements.
  • Understanding Integration of chart and graph libraries.
  • Usability testing, human-factoring and result analytics.
  • Ability to work effectively in a rapidly changing team environment to monitor, log, and escalate issues with development, test and production servers.
  • Ability to effectively document and communicate ideas, strategies, problems, and solutions in both verbal and written forms to co-workers and customers.
  • Mindful about cross-platforms and extensive browser compatibility.
  • Ability to travel to various customer/vendor locations as necessary.
  • Ability and willingness to learn about the machine tool industry, machine tools, and value added services offered by MC Machinery
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to prioritize work based on department and production objectives

 

Equal Opportunity Employer – race, sex, veteran or disability status, gender identity, sexual orientation

Those interested can forward a resume directly to jobs@mcmachinery.com.