User Experience Designer

at Indiana University (view profile)
Location Bloomington, Indiana
Date Posted February 19, 2020
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
Apply Here https://hrms.indiana.edu/psp/PH1PRD_PUB/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=291371&PostingSeq=1
Twitter Handle @iulibraries

Description

Provide user experience design services to the Libraries’ content management systems and key technology-based projects. Work with stakeholders across IU Bloomington Libraries’ departments to understand requirements and design web-based user interfaces, mobile user interfaces, and online visual elements to support delivery of library services to faculty, staff, students, and other customers through the library website, blogs, research guides, and other platforms. Conduct user research, accessibility evaluations (FAE, WAVE), and run web analytics reports and other user experience work for the department as needed.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a user experience discipline (human-computer interaction design, interaction design, etc.) or related field and two years of experience in interface and visual design (as demonstrated by a portfolio) or a related professional position.

Combinations of education and related experience may be considered.

Experience with Interaction design, visual design, image formats and properties, web design, web fonts, and mobile design. Experience with the relevant interaction and visual design tools (Adobe Creative Suite or equivalent). Experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript or PHP. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of and experience with academic libraries or higher education work environments. Experience with Drupal, WordPress, Blacklight or other comparable open source CMS / discovery layer applications