Web Designer UX/UI

Location: 

Cleveland, OH, US, 44115

Company:  1100-Applied Industrial Technologies

The Web Specialist UX/UI is responsible for creating compelling interactive experiences on our websites. This individual will routinely review analytics and customer feedback and translate the insights into designs and website updates to assess, interpret, and improve the user experience. This position requires strong design skills with a focus on how the website engages the user in a positive experience. 

Essential Duties: 

  • Drive improved performance metrics related to user experience and goal conversion. 

  • Utilizing UX/UI best practices for mobile and desktop devices and develop new user-facing features.  

  • Create landing page templates and build landing pages to support digital marketing campaigns. 

  • Collaborate regarding QA, validation, and deployments for websites. 

  • Optimize websites for speed and scalability while maintaining a smooth user experience. 

 

Essential Skills: 

  • Experience creating UX/UI deliverables for concept exploration: User flows, system or site maps, wireframes, and clickable prototypes.  

  • Able to prototype ideas using Adobe XD or similar to demonstrate functionality and interaction. 

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Cloud/Suite, especially Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and XD. 

  • Knowledge of basic usability heuristics and an interest in current trends in interaction design. 

  • Working understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. 

  • Experience with design systems and creating/maintaining component libraries for collaboration and organization. 

  • Working knowledge of/familiarity with WCAG accessibility guidelines. 

  • Strong visual design and layout skills. 

  • Illustration and animation skills preferred. 

 

Qualifications and other requirements 

  • 2 years’ of experience improving the user’s experience.   

  • BS/BA Degree in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Web Design, UX, Graphic Design or similar. 

  • Enhance the user’s experience by creating seamless navigation through various digital programs and interfaces within the company. 

  • Proficiency with visual design programs such as Adobe Photoshop. 

  • Proficient understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JS. cations and Other Requirements 

  • Familiarity with Magento is a plus. 

  • Demonstrated ability to be productive with minimal supervision. Must be results oriented and able to move forward without complete information. 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with different levels of organization. 

FCX Performance, an Applied Industrial Technologies Company, is a leading process flow control company providing technical mission critical products and services to more than 15,000 end users, OEMs, and EPC firms across a broad range of industries and markets.

Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to hiring@applied.com or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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