Design Job: UX Designer at Simantel Group

Looking for a user interface design job in the Midwest? Simantel, a marketing and communications firm on Peoria’s riverfront with a satellite office in St. Louis, is looking for a user interface designer. Click through to learn more and apply:

Simantel is currently seeking a full-time User Experience Designer for our St. Louis office. This position will require freqent travel to our Peoria, Illinois office as well.

The perfect person for this job has a strong understanding of user-centered design concepts and a well-trained aesthetic eye capable of maintaining usability and desirability throughout the entire design process.

The right candidate will effectively be able to:

  • Develop a full understanding of user needs through research, usability tests, analysis during all phases of each project.
  • Develop research-driven user personas and scenarios to focus project design
  • Create research based personas, user flows, wireframes, prototypes and other artifacts to describe and document intended user experiences
  • Identify and implement user research and testing strategies to validate proposed design solutions
  • Document designs and concepts as detailed project specifications
  • Participate in client and internal presentations as needed
  • Contribute to client proposals as needed

You must have:

  • Bachelors degree in Graphic/Visual Design, Interactive Design, Human Factors,Human-Computer Interaction or related field
  • Minimum 5 years experience as interaction designer, experience designer, and/or information architect
  • Working knowledge of arange of design tools such as OmniGraffle, Visio, Photoshop, Fireworks, and Illustrator
  • Experience conducting user research, usability testing, and other design validation methods
  • Experience applying interactive design principles across proliferation of device types such as mobile, touch, and social interactions
  • Passion to act as evangelist/advocate for experience design, both inside agency and externally with clients

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