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UX Designer

UX Designer (Adorama, NYC)


Location: New York City, NY (Chelsea Area)

Type: Full Time, M-F

New York, NY

Are you interested in working within a culture of Opportunity and Accountability where your ideas are respected and heard? If so, we are excited you made your way here! Adorama is currently looking for a talented UX Designer to join our Team of Professionals and are excited to meet with new talent. If you have experience in Research, Design, UX and have a professional portfolio of design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we would love to hear from you. For more about Adorama, our mission and what we do, please take a look at our bio-summary further below.


OBJECTIVE:

To ensure a product makes sense to the user by creating a path that logically flows from one step to the next. This will include having an eye for clean and meaningful design, possessing excellent UI skills, being able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows, and transforming them into well thought-out, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.
 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Collaborating with our exceptional Product Management and Engineering Teams to define and implement innovative solutions for the website direction, visuals, and experience.
  • Successfully accomplishing all visual design stages from concept to front-end development hand-off.
  • Conceptualizing ideas that bring simplicity and user-friendliness to complex design challenges.
  • Creating wireframes, user flows, and process flows to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Presenting and defending designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders.
  • Conducting user-research and evaluating user-feedback.
  • Establishing and promoting design guidelines, best practices and standards.

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

            • Minimum five years of hands-on UX work

            • Proven UI experience

            • Demonstrable UX skills with a strong portfolio

            • Solid experience in creating wireframes, user flows and process flows

            • Proficiency in visual design and wireframing tools

            • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interactions

            • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders

            • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively

            • Possessing great communication skills

            • Seasoned in both giving and receiving critique

            • Up-to-date with the latest UX best-practices, techniques, and technologies.

            • Familiarity with in HTML, CSS, and/or Javascript is a plus.

            • Ecommerce experience is a big plus.

 

Adorama is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and value our diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Adorama is so much more than a camera store- we are the world’s only full-service destination for photo, video and electronics. Since 1975, we've been a silent-partner to professionals within almost every news organization, modeling agency, magazine, newspaper, and studio from our flagship location in the heart of NYC. Our vast product-offerings encompass home entertainment, mobile computing, and professional video and audio, while its services include an in-house photo lab, AdoramaPix, pro equipment rental at Adorama Rental Company and the award-winning Adorama Learning Center, which offers free education for photographers in video channels such as the popular AdoramaTV.

Adorama is also proud to be listed as one of the top five electronics retailers by Consumer Reports, “Best of the Web” by Forbes.com, Internet Retailers Top 100, and is the official Electronics Retailer of the NY Giants.

We at ADORAMA believe in respecting & encouraging diversity and as such we gladly abide by all EEOC regulations. We will never turn down a qualified employee based on race, religion, gender, sexual-identification, disability, or any other protected class. All jobs are and will continue being awarded based on merit.

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