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UI/UX Designer

UI/UX Designer

Job Locations 
US-PA-Paoli
Category 
E-Commerce

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Overview

Turn 5 is one of the largest and fastest growing e-commerce retailers in the Greater Philadelphia area.  Best known for our award-winning e-commerce platforms, AmericanMuscle.com, ExtremeTerrain.com and AmericanTrucks.com, we’ve been engaging car enthusiasts with exceptional products, services, and experiences since 2004.

 

Our purpose, however, extends beyond selling car parts. We have a commitment to creating meaningful customer experiences at every step of their journey. Whether it’s supplying a unique product that customizes the look and feel of their ride, providing thousands of educational videos for the DIYer or leveraging user generated content to inspire even the most experienced owner, we are obsessed with ensuring we reach as many like-minded gearheads across the globe.

 

 

To continue our growth path, our e-commerce team needs a UI/UX Designer who is passionate about creating intuitive, user-friendly, and engaging interfaces for our mobile and desktop e-commerce aftermarket auto parts brands. You will be tasked with designing modern and fun experiences that will keep our car obsessed customers intrigued and coming back for more!

 

You will be challenged to work both strategically and tactically in an energetic, highly creative environment to transform simple or complex concepts into elegant and approachable web functionality.  One minute you might be working on new functions and features, the next minute focusing on redesigns or enhancements, and the next minute optimizing our existing features.  Regardless of the task, it’s critical you have strong situational awareness and EQ as you’ll work with diverse stakeholders across the organization.

Responsibilities

Year 1 is going to be about:

  • Working with the senior UX designer and e-commerce team to create modern, usable user experiences
  • Designing, testing, and implementing intuitive and fun UI solutions for our sites and apps on mobile and desktop devices
  • Translating business goals into usable solutions through sketching, wireframing, rapid design and/or prototyping, contributing to a fantastic user experience
  • Conducting effective research, including competitive analysis, analytics assessment, and heuristic analysis
  • Creating storyboards, user journeys, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes as needed to guide development, and document the requirements in tickets for development execution

Qualifications

We can’t skip over some of the specific skills and experience we know are a “must” to be successful.  So, we need you to have:

  • 2 years of UX design experience with responsive web and mobile apps
  • Understanding of user-centered design principles
  • Expert use of Sketch, Invision, Adobe Creative Suite, Mac OS and other design tools
  • An online portfolio showcasing finished products and you design process from ideation to implementation
  • Knowledge of browser capabilities and HTML/CSS/Javascript