The Buddy Group, an interactive agency in Irvine, CA, is looking for a freelance UX Designer to help us out with upcoming work. We need talented people who can push and advocate for smarter, better work.
We believe that dedication and thinking from odd angles produces the finest work... that results come before ego, and if you're going to challenge us at 80's movie trivia or a BBQ cook-off, you better have a serious A-game.
We believe greatness equals risk.
Concept and create wireframes(interactive & static) that illustrate a thorough and engaging experience in a clear manner.
Develop UX documentation such as user scenarios and their user flows to tie an understanding of user motivations to the wireframes.
Create empathetic personas. Stock personas are not welcome here.
The ability to maintain wireframes and documentation through the production process.
Work with Strategy, Creative, and Development teams to make sure that the information architecture reflects the client and user needs.
Collaborate with designers on visual comps and providing input from a UX and IA perspective.
Collaborate interdepartmentally to take a product from concept to production
Communicate UX solutions so that the team can understand the direction of the product.
A user-centric mindset with an understanding of Human Centered Design principles and how to apply them to complex systems.
An open, creative mind that is passionate to identify the problem with the skills to explore paths to solve it.
Experience with responsive design
Strong communication skills
Strong listening skills
Available for occasional meetings or calls during our normal business hours of 9 am - 6 pm
(Nice to Haves)
Previous agency experience
A basic understanding of code
Visual design skills
Experience with user testing
Twisted sense of humor
Sound like you? Then we'd love to hear from you. Please submit your online portfolio to: UXGig@thebuddygroup.com
Candidates only! It is NOT OK for recruiters or others to solicit this company.