Lead UI/UX Designer

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is seeking a creative UI/UX Designer to lead our team and support the thousands of students around the world who learn through us and our cloud technology. Our mission is to provide advanced training tools that increase skills and encourage critical thinking for advanced IT professionals. Linux Academy offers a full-featured training library with everything one needs to learn new skills and advance in ones career path. As we continue to grow at an unprecedented pace, we need to find the best talent around. Come join us and help build our team!

The ideal candidate is highly self-motivated, professional, and capable of managing their work load, prioritizing tasks in a fast-paced corporate environment while also leading a team doing the same. The UX/UI Designer is the bridge between the user and the product. A UX/UI Designer is expected to be able to create user-friendly interfaces for all of our products, as well as, test with users, new designs and ways to increase conversion. Your day to day will include:

* Providing team leadership and coaching
* Focus team on tasks at hand or internal/external customer requirements
* Coordinate team logistics

* UX/UI Design

* Create Wireframes, Site Architectures, and user experience flows for our products
* Create user interfaces that are focused on the experience of the user.
* Create and Maintain brand standards across all of our products
* Organize UX Documentation for developers on new features
* Work with marketing department to create A/B tests for conversion
* Create and maintain processes for the UX/UI Team

Requirements

* 5+ Years of UI/UX Design Experience
* Killer Portfolio
* Strong Knowledge and Experience using: Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, Abstract, Invision

* Proven work experience and excellence in providing high quality design and user experience in an efficient and timely manner
* Excellent communication and leadership skills
* Organizational and time-management skills
* Ability to make quick and smart decisions under pressure
* Must be available to work in office located in Keller, TX.
* You must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

Preferred Skills

* Proven experience as a team leader or manager for 1+ years
* Knowledge of performance metrics (especially the OKR system)
* Knowledge of HTML/CSS

* Agile Methodology Knowledge

Benefits

* High compensation with great bonus opportunities
* Three weeks vacation, one week sick leave
* Health, dental, vision, life insurance provided free to employee; discounted to spouse/family
* Free drinks/snacks for office based employees
* Flexible schedule
* Simple IRA with non-elective contribution made by Linux Academy, opportunity to make voluntary contribution by employee
* Satisfaction of helping others grow and learn
* Opportunity to work with a really exciting, fun team and roll out new projects
* Compensation increases proportionate to new knowledge gained

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