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What is user experience (UX) and user experience designing?

User experience involves a person’s perception, behavior, and response that develop from the use or anticipated use of a product or a service. Additionally, it includes the user’s understanding of the system aspects like ease of use, effectiveness, and usefulness along with all the user’s emotions, preferences, and beliefs that turn out during and after use of the product.

User experience design is the process of improving customer satisfaction by making the product simpler, accessible, and interaction-friendly. With everything now being served to you digitally, user experience—UX for short—has become a hot topic in the digital world. Because the more a website becomes usable or user-friendly, the more it’s beneficial for the organization. Apply from an array of User Experience Designer jobs on this site.

What certifications do you need to become a user experience designer?

It is helpful to have certifications for Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and HTML. Potential UX designers can also opt for certification in Web 2.0, AS 3.0 Javascript, and Objective C. Nielsen Norman Group, NYU, and California State University offer certificate courses in user experience design for those looking to enhance their skills. Online courses offered by companies like Lynda and Udemy are also popular options.

What is the scope for user experience designers?

With all the world going digital, there has never been a better time and scope for UX designers. Because each and every digital product requires user experience designing. Therefore, UX is experiencing an explosive growth and is here to stay. As traditional companies too are catching up with the digital wind, there is very high demand for user experience designers.

What technical skill sets & qualifications do you need to be a great user experience designer?

In today’s competitive job market, potential UX designers are expected to have a considerable experience or an impressive portfolio in designing along with a certificate in UX designing or related software and languages. Typically, these courses and projects give candidates the opportunity to become well versed with the communication designing process, learn management skills, and be aware of the related technologies and their usage.

Experience:
To get a good break into the field at a mid or senior level, you need to have a deep experience or an impressive portfolio which will demonstrate polish and creativity. Having worked on a group project or an internship will showcase your ability to work in groups with other designers.

Programming Languages and Technologies:
Candidates will require extensive knowledge of Code HTML and CSS, as well as working knowledge of AS 3.0 JavaScript and Web 2.0. Additionally, experience in Objective C, Photoshop Flash, and various technology mediums are quite sought after. Awareness of relative strengths and weakness of each software and language will be an added advantage.

What are the career opportunities for a UX designer?

According to the U.S Bureau of Labour Statistics, as of May 2014, the average annual wage for a UX designer is $80,000. With the impressive growth of digital market, user interface and experience designing remain at the forefront of online marketing. Therefore, there continues to be a large market for user interface designing skills.
With the number of traditional businesses going digital increasing exponentially every year, it is not surprising that UX designing has seen such boom in recent years.
Companies are vying for skilled UX designers with considerable knowledge in programming languages and some basics of marketing—the ability to conceptualize, design, and work in a team environment. They look for your ability to create simplistic, user-friendly interfaces and your understanding of the overall communication designing concept.

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desktop publisher/graphic designer

Job Reference: 17-05875 Type: Contract

Location: Plano, TX 
Duration: 05+ months 

  • Seeking a desktop publisher/graphic designer capable of converting existing PowerPoint presentations, and Framemaker files to the new client's branded templates.
Required:
  • This role requires organization, attention to detail, and the ability to be self-sufficient.
 Here are some things this position will be expected to accomplish:
  • Collaborate with team members to understand business and user requirements.
  • Effectively utilize existing templates and content to create high-quality documentation in a variety of digital formats including PPT , MS Word, Frame maker, and InDesign.
  • Establish a work plan and execute against the plan to re-brand all of the documents in a timely manner.
 Additional skills and or education:
  • High-School graduate
  • Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, and related graphic design tools
  • Expert skills in PowerPoint and MS Word
Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page.

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Communications Specialist

Job Reference: 17-05800 Type: Contract

Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page Glassdoor and YouTube

Job Title: Communications Specialist
Duration: 12 months
Location: Maple Grove, MN 55369
 
Candidate Responsibilities
Summary: Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations.
May write or select material for release to various communications media.
 
Education/Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience.
Two to four years communications experience required.
 
Skills and Competencies:
·         Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills.
·         Ability to work independently and manage one’s time.
·         Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods.
·         Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
·         Knowledge of computer software, such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint, etc.
 
Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:
·         Respond to requests for information from the media or designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source.
·         Study the objectives, promotional policies, or needs of organizations to develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products, or services.
·         Plan or direct development or communication of informational programs to maintain favourable public or stockholder perceptions of an organization’s accomplishments or agenda.
·         Establish or maintain cooperative relationships with representatives of community, consumer, employee, or public interest groups.
·         Prepare or edit organizational publications for internal and external audiences, including employee newsletters and stockholders’ reports. Coach client representatives in effective communication with the public or with employees.
·         Confer with production or support personnel to produce or coordinate production of advertisements or promotions.
·         Confer with other managers to identify trends or key group interests or concerns or to provide advice on business decisions.
·         Arrange public appearances, lectures, contests, or exhibits for clients to increase product or service awareness or to promote goodwill.
·         May consult with advertising agencies or staff to arrange promotional campaigns in all types of media for products, organizations, or individuals.
 
Searching for Marketing/Communications Support, a role that would start off higher level/entry, but over time would develop with experience and understanding of the product, industry and how we create content to assist with sales and training.
Position would support a team of seasoned experts on formatting, updating, processing, cataloguing, and depending on skill set, even the design of some of the content.
  
Position’s Contributions to Work Group
·         Support of the Marketing Communications Team with content (web, literature, presentations, videos, etc.)
·         Continuous update/loading of content
·         Load new .pdf, .ppt, press releases, sales grams, bid specs, etc., into corporate system (CMIC)
·         Load new Images and.pdf to CAL
·         Add Literature links on website
·         Load files onto Cat Sales App
·         Manage media number list
·         Retire non-current media/content
·         Notify management of the website that content is non-current
·         Manage videos (YouTube, video at work) Design Related Support (Lower Level)
·         Photo retouching
·         Multi-media/content creation, PowerPoint design, page layout
·         Design Reviews-participation level Design Related Support (Higher Level)
·         Animations and Video Editing
·         Tradeshow graphics
·         Icons/Infographic Design
·         Experienced in social media development
·         Design Reviews-leadership level 
 
Typical Day
·         The team is effectively an 8am – 4pm (although a couple team members are early risers and get into the office well before 7pm and another often stays much later than 5pm).
·         Day to day tasks would vary depending on the schedule of new products going to market, there are always big pending launches with focus on certain regions, languages and specific campaigns as necessary to meet sales goals/objectives.
·         The team is very used to this sort of variation and would work with this resource/position to guide and build a plan to accomplish all tasks.
 
NOTE: urgent requests do come up, which requires shuffling of the current work, etc. There are always short-term, special case content creation requests.
 
Technical Skills
·         Required-lower level • Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, etc.) • Good communication skills • Advertising experience (exposure to…) Desired-higher level • Adobe Suite (Photoshop, In Design, Premier, etc.) • Final Cut-Pro
 
Soft Skills Required
·         Comfortable in group settings –required • Able to express ideas – required • Able to ask questions - required • Self-starting, motivated, willing to learn (our team of veterans will support and coach, but we need the motivation to start with) – required • Photography skills - would be a plus

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