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Zovio UX/UI Strategist in United States

Essential Job Duties:

The UX/UI Strategist position is a full-time employment opportunity. We are looking for a candidate to be a member of the Digital Experience team to help create efficient, effective and desirable web experiences by utilizing research and information architecture skills.

This individual will closely work with our CRO manager, technical architects, and media teams to create and deliver web based solutions for differing media channels. UX/UI designers help deliver optimal site navigation, content organization and interactive features that enable our customers to complete tasks more quickly, efficiently and with a higher level of confidence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ability to balance user needs, business goals, technical constraints and translate them into concepts and functional components for A/B testing.

  • Work closely with the CRO Manager and Front End developers to advance the A/B testing culture at Zovio

  • Provide leadership around usability, interface design, and interface patterns

  • Participate in immersive user research, concept testing, and usability testing

  • Develop, clarify and articulate the user experience through scenarios, storyboards, sketches, mockups, prototypes, interaction flows and wireframe specifications

  • Drive iterative design around features that can be continually tested

Minimum Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of experience in related field

  • Experience producing journey maps, annotated wireframes, design mockups and prototypes

  • Excellent user experience and interface design skills

  • Mastery of Interface design tools. (Adobe Creative Cloud and Sketch)

  • Awareness of design challenges including mobile and tablet form factors

  • Understanding for composition, color theory, and typography

  • Experience conducting user research and translating into design recommendations

  • Experience building design patterns, libraries across products/templates

  • Clearly articulate the thinking behind all design work

  • Experience working in an iterative (agile) design environment

  • Portfolio of example work

Tools:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud (including XD, Photoshop, Illustrator, ect)

  • Usertesting.com - or other user testing platforms

  • InVision

  • Sketch

  • Zeplin

  • Microsoft Office/ Google Workspace

  • Microsoft Office/ Google Workspace

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of Conversion Rate Optimization methodologies

  • Agency experience

Zovio is an education technology services company that partners with higher education institutions and employers to deliver innovative, personalized solutions to help learners and leaders achieve their aspirations. Zovio leverages its core strengths and applies its technology and capabilities to priority market needs. Using advanced data and analytics, Zovio identifies the most meaningful ways to enhance the learner experience and deliver strong outcomes for higher education institutions, employers, and learners.

Zovio’s purpose is to help everyone be in a class of their own.

Our Commitments

Truly Personalized

Using data and analytics to power radically innovative experiences that are simple, predictive, and tailored to every individual.

At Life Speed

In tune with real life, creating platforms that are accessible, convenient, and that meet people where they are.

Activating Ambition

Helping people make progress in their lives by solving the problems that matter with empathy and intelligence.

Our Culture

We are ambitious individuals coming together to create bold solutions for a brighter future. We put our people first, and value different ways of thinking.

Passion | Bring it.

We take pride in what we do and have fun doing it.

Innovation | Ignite bold ideas.

We challenge the traditional way of thinking.

Teamwork | Our teams work.

We share knowledge to get the best solutions.

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