Design & UX Architect
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|Title:||User Experience Architect|
|Functional Title:||Design & UX Architect|
|Category Status:||15-Fac.Non-Tenured,Continuing Con|
|Applicant Search Category:||Faculty|
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|Unit:||ENGR-Civil & Environmental Engineering|
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Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.
|Position Summary/Purpose of Position:||
The CATT Laboratory is looking to hire a full time UX/UI Designer to join our Art & Design team who can take customer ideas and turn them into requirements and designs. The designer must be a highly motivated professional who enjoys working in a fast paced, agile development environment. In this highly visible role, you will collaborate with design leads, developers and customers to create compelling user interfaces that will be viewed by thousands of people worldwide on PC and mobile devices. An ideal candidate will also utilize their knowledge, skill, and experience to keep customers satisfied while creating new business opportunities for the lab. In addition, applicants must be willing to learn new skills and stay current with transportation industry standards, upcoming technologies and customer management practices. The applicant must be precise, thorough and reliable in order to maintain the CATT Laboratory’s reputation of deploying of high quality websites, mobile applications, simulations, video games and data visualization products. The UX/UI designer will also work closely with web and client software engineers to implement their designs making good communication skills, teamwork, and a “will to learn” essential.
^Preferences: • Experience in a highly iterative environment
Benefits include tuition remission and a choice of the Maryland State Pension System or one of the optional retirement programs on your first day of hire. You are also eligible to receive health benefits and to participate in University-sponsored insurance programs such as long-term disability insurance, life insurance, supplemental retirement annuities and deferred compensation plans. Paid leave is accrued proportionately based on the number of days worked and includes 22 days of annual leave, 3 days personal leave, 15 designated holidays and 15 sick days per year.
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Best Consideration Date||05/22/2016|
The University of Maryland, College Park, actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, political affiliation, and gender identity or expression. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
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