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Job Req ID:  12032

Job Title:  Sr. UI/UX Web Designer - eCommerce

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc., a global Fortune 1000 company and one of Forbes 2017 America’s Best Large Employers, is transforming the way we all do business.

From smart office technology and information management to cloud, mobility and IT services, we have a rich history of creating the products and services necessary to drive innovation and make work possible from anywhere at any time. Our award-winning products and solutions help companies around the world move information faster, improve quality and productivity, enhance security and facilitate the sharing of information. We are proud that our portfolio leads the industry while exceeding environmental standards.

At Konica Minolta, you'll work for an amazing technology company with growth opportunities, great benefits and talented, passionate co-workers.

Position Objective

Konica Minolta is expanding its digital and web properties team with a new User Interface / User Experience Designer for our ecommerce site.  In this role you will be responsible for usability and creative design for multiple digital and ecommerce projects.   

As the UI/UX Designer you will provide strategic solutions and the best end to end digital experience through the user journey on our ecommerce site.  You must have the ability to collaborate and plan alongside key stake holders to ensure that a great visual and end user experience is achieved. 

Our ideal candidate is self-motivated, curious, analytical, a strategic thinker and able to navigate competing priorities to ensure optimal results. You will excel in providing optimal user experience, creative solutions that drive that combine storytelling and sales conversions.  

Essential Job Functions

• Design experiences with user interfaces that balance ecommerce goals with business strategy while considering technical constraints, user research, data, and analytics

• Leverage visual storytelling techniques to design landing pages that merchandise new products, partnerships and services

• Work closely with business and technical stakeholders to understand complex functional requirements and transform them into intuitive design recommendations 

• Present UI prototypes that illustrate site’s functionality and showcase the appearance of the page

• Develop detailed wireframe task-flows and user journeys

• Iterate and evolve designs by conducting user testing and qualitative sessions to improve engagement, usability, and affinity

• Remain up to date on emerging industry trends to provide insight on ways to improve visual design, usability, website functionality, experiences, and conversion rates

• Analyze the results of design changes and new content to ensure goals are met, and then further develop designs, as needed

• Adhere to branding and design standards across a broad spectrum of application areas and interfaces (web, mobile, desktop)

• Optimize and improve on existing user interface designs

• Working understanding of SEO techniques and web design components

• Establish realistic timelines for project completions and communicate to management and business owners

• Ability to understand complex technical and project details, and communicate them simply to non-technical audiences 

• Driven self-starter who can deeply collaborate and iterate in a timely manner

• Ensure compliance with all corporate and global policies and directives

• Ability to think creatively, strategically and identify and resolve problems

• Stay up to date with latest design and technology trends

Competencies (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)

• Working experience with e-commerce platforms 

• Demonstrated experience designing for user interfaces and workflows and in developing responsive design patterns and design systems that employ best practice UX and design

• Experience with general B2B and B2C eCommerce patterns and user flows

• Possesses strong presentation skills and excels at communicating design concepts to non-design stakeholders

• Experience  with Content Management Systems 

• Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, in particular XD, Photoshop, Illustrator and Java Script

• Working understanding of SEO techniques and web design components

• Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies

• Extensive project management experience and the ability to manage projects to meet the customer specified due dates

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

• Strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS,  plus HTML5   

Experience, Educational Reqts and Certifications

• BS in Design, Computer Science, Marketing, or relevant work experience

• 5+  years’ experience of user experience, design and web applications which leverage emergent technologies for both desktop and mobile

Konica Minolta Offers:  

  • Outstanding benefits package (including medical, dental, vision, life insurance)
  • 401(k) plan with matching company contribution
  • Generous holiday and paid time off schedules
  • Ongoing professional development training
  • Visible, exciting work supporting sales of cutting edge technology and workflow solutions.

Join Konica Minolta and help drive innovation as we transform the Workplace of the Future.™

Konica Minolta is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status or partnership status, genetic information, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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