UX Designers

@ CabForward

CabForward works in the space between product strategy and interaction development with a broad spectrum of clients, from high-profile startups to publicly traded companies. CabForward succeeds because we care about our employees and we care about our customers. Our employees create success for our customers by driving digital transformation through the development of wearables, mobile devices and web applications.

At CabForward, we believe in hiring transformative engineers, designers and marketers who have a passion for thoughtful customer communications. Intrigued?

We are looking for UX Designers to join our team of to help with client-facing application design.

A day in the life:

  • Work alongside research, creative, product and development teams to define target audiences’ needs, tasks and goals and translate them into creative information architect concepts
  • Collaborate with visual UI design teams to brainstorm and validate experience design concepts
  • Participate in user research, concept testing and usability testing
  • Understand and utilize usability guidelines and design patterns
  • Organize content into logical categories; and develop structural design and establish the foundation of information access and functional relationships at the site- and page-level
  • Produce site maps, application maps, workflows, functional specifications and interactive or static wireframes to communicate architecture and experience
  • Contribute to overarching UX strategy, by identifying how the proposed application architecture, features, functionality and navigation reflect the strategy and audience objectives
  • Keep abreast of trends and best practices in interactive design, rich media and information design; share these lessons with team members and management
  • Provide competitive analysis of IA and functional design, as appropriate
  • Guide and be a resource for other information architects in their project roles

Perks

  • Casual Office
  • Remote Work
  • Networking Opportunities

  Requirements

  • A minimum of 3+ years experience in web and mobile application design
  • Advanced knowledge of architecture software programs (e.g., Axure, OmniGraffle, InDesign, Illustrator and similar)
  • Experience building and rapidly iterating on interactive prototypes
  • Experience thoroughly annotating and documenting wireframe designs
  • Range of concepting ability, from sketching to high-fidelity prototypes
  • Expert-level familiarity with design patterns for mobile, tablet and Web
  • Excellent organizational, presentation and verbal and written communication skills.
  • An extremely detail-oriented and flexible mindset, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with aggressive schedules
  • Personal attributes: empathy, analytical thinking, humor, skepticism