Liaison International, is unique in that we are an established and stable organization but have that fast-paced energy and feel of an emerging technology company. Our SaaS based admissions management and enrollment marketing software and services helps millions of students take the next step in their academic career and is utilized by over 31,000 academic programs at more than 1,000 institutions.
How you’ll make an impact:
Work on new product/feature designs.
Producing high-quality design solutions through wireframes, visual designs, flow diagrams,
storyboards, site maps, and prototypes.
Create product prototypes that foster collaboration and discussion among team members.
Improve your designs through iteration and feedback from teammates and users.
Collaborating closely with stakeholders to ensure all UX and product needs are covered.
Translate mocks, sketches, or general design direction into fully-realized screens across mobile
and desktop, relying on an existent style guide and component library.
In collaboration with Product Management, produce development-ready output that can be
handed off to the Dev Team with appropriate specifications (e.g. interaction notes, thorough
documentation of edge-case states, error messages, instruction copy etc.)
QA dev-team outputs to assess both aesthetics, copy, and UX.
What we’re looking for:
Strong portfolio showcasing your past work, process, and visual design skills
2+ years experience with end-to-end digital product design.
Excellent verbal and visual communication skills
Understanding of UI engineering concepts and design-related tradeoffs therein.
A clear sense of design aesthetics, and a natural propensity towards simplification overcomplication.
Ability to clearly articulate design decisions, drawing on stakeholder insights and user interviews.
Experience designing for both mobile web and desktop.
Hands-on experience & an in-depth understanding of tools like Figma and Sketch.
You must have a user-centric approach to design and working knowledge of UX best practices.
Experience using (and ideally contributing to) reusable and extensible components
A can-do attitude with a willingness to roll up your sleeves and solve complex design problems
Built user-friendly designs for data-heavy products or applications.
The ideal candidate will also have...
Knowledge of HTML is an added plus.
Familiarity with concepts like Lean UX.
Experience in Higher Education .
Hands-on experience with user research.
Familiarity with web technologies to understand technical constraints when working with
Experience working in an agile ecosystem where iterative deliveries, multi-tasking, sprints, daily
stand-ups, etc are the norm.
What we offer:
Lots of responsibility and room to grow
Opportunity to join a fast-growing team at an established company
Fast-paced and motivated working environment