Lead UX/UI Designer

in Johnson City, TN

Job #:278213

Practice Area: Creative

Date Posted: 11/06/2019

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Job Title: Lead UX/UI Designer

Location: Remote

Industry: IT

Terms: Direct Placement


Our client is a digital agency and development shop in Johnson City, Tennessee. They’ve made digital things since 1999, and they know what it takes to seamlessly connect strategy, design, and development to build award-winning websites. Their UX team is responsible for a variety of services—primarily research, strategy, content, and design for a host of world-class clientele.  

Lead UX/UI Designer – Job Responsibilities:

  • Create sitemaps, wireframes, user flows, and prototypes for breakfast 
  • Work hand-in-hand with content strategists to develop UX strategy for a variety of projects 
  • Understand and work alongside a formidable development staff 
  • Work closely with account staff to identify and fully understand requirements, timelines, and client requests   
  • Conduct competitive UX audits and industry analysis 
  • Contribute to stakeholder interviews to inform projects 
  • Quality assurance reviews of design work 
  • Local presence is ideal (this is a full-time, preferably onsite position) 

Lead UX/UI Designer – Job Requirements:

  • Great design sense and intuition 
  • Ability to articulate vision and decision-making clearly and thoroughly 
  • Relentless drive to research, strategize, and communicate solutions to complex problems 
  • Have sharp wits and a keen eye for detail 
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt to a constantly shifting technological industry 
  • Fundamental understanding of modern website building tools like Figma, Sketch, Framer, etc. 
  • Experience with motion graphics and animation 
  • Foundational understanding of SEO and analytics 
  • Agency experience 
  • Illustration experience 
  • Brief, bare-bones resume outlining work experience, contact information, and references 
  • Online portfolio link (Dribbble, Behance, website URL, etc.)

Preferred Qualities:

  • Eagerness to collaborate with all departments to deliver the highest quality digital products and services 
  • Value function and aesthetic equally as two sides of the same coin 
  • Work within a content-first approach 
  • Exceptional ability to listen, communicate, and collaborate  
  • Ability to present, articulate, and sell ideas  
  • Ability to work to internal and external stakeholders naturally and charismatically 
  • Consistent drive to meet—or beat—deadlines  

Frequently Asked Questions:

Benefits?  Yes, provided by the client

Remote Workers?  Yes

Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered

Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible

How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Star Gibson at 704-944-8796 with your full name, job title, and location.

ettain group is a talent solutions company dedicated to matching people with the most relevant employment opportunities in IT, healthcare IT and the digital creative space. Top employers and highly skilled talent throughout the U.S. select ettain group for a better recruitment experience. Our culture empowers teams with the flexibility to deliver a superior candidate experience and client experience using market intelligence. We recruit resources, own projects and manage programs to offer a wide range of IT development and talent solutions to our clients and candidates. To learn more about ettain group visit www.ettaingroup.com. To explore more job opportunities with ettain group, visit www.ettaingroup.com/job-board.aspx


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