Ellucian UX Designer, Associate in Malvern<br/>, Pennsylvania
Auto req ID 1655BR
Posting Title UX Designer, Associate
Functional Area Product Management
Job Posting Location(s) US-PA-Malvern
US-UT-Salt Lake City
Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.
A creative and driven designer ready to hone their skills
Someone with an impressive student portfolio showing both visual and interaction brilliance
An excellent brainstormer who can communicate their visions clearly
A motivated designer who prefers creating CSS assets to spec’ing their designs
All the amazing things you’ll do:
Create and ideate with the design thinking process
Sketch, wireframe, design, prototype, test — then repeat
Whiteboard and ideate in an environment that encourages experimentation and creativity
Collaborate with designers, developers and analysts, learning best practices within the industry
Explore and create wearable experiences
Work on a team of inspiring designers who love what they do and encourage one another daily
Bachelor's degree in Visual Communication Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Graphic Design, Fine Arts, Industrial Design or related area. A combination of education and experience may substitute for a Bachelor's degree.
Experience in the Adobe suite, Sketch, and InVision
Online portfolio demonstrating strong visual and interaction design skills
HTML 5, CSS 3. CSS pre-processor experience like SASS or LESS preferred.
Mobile design experience. Mobile first design preferred.
Designing for a responsive grid framework like Bootstrap or Foundation
Major plus but not required: experience with accessibility WCAG 2.0 standards, usability testing or user research experience