User Experience (UX) Designer

Design · Golden, Colorado
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $65K-95K or commensurate with experience

Woodridge Software is a team of 60+ developers and designers that build complicated custom mobile and web software applications for enterprises across a diverse set of industries including Financial Services, Healthcare, Cybersecurity, Education, Non-Profits, Cleantech, and Government. At Woodridge, you’ll enjoy the variety that comes with working for a consulting firm, the stimulation of working with smart colleagues, and the work/life balance that comes with not working on evenings and weekends.


We are seeking a well-rounded UX/UI Designer to join our growing design team.  This is a client-facing opportunity and the ideal candidate must have excellent communication skills both verbal as well as in their design deliverables.  This person will be a core member of the Woodridge team and will be a key contributor in delivering high-quality software to our clients. This position will report directly to our VP of Design.


Job Functions


  • Analyze and Evaluate existing software, identify pain points, and communicate suggested solutions.
  • Conceptualize ideas and design direction when facing new concepts.
  • Develop flows (user and system) based on stakeholder/client business requirements and user research.
  • Create intuitive and detailed wireframes that communicate functionality to both stakeholders and developers.
  • Create high-quality User Interface & Visual Design comps and mockups.
  • Conceptualize and communicate user interactions.
  • Create and maintain interactive product style guides.
  • Create functional click-model prototypes for both Mobile and Web applications.
  • Stay abreast of current UX design and development trends and techniques to integrate innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems.
  • Work closely with our developers and QA engineers to test and approve the implementation of designs.


The primary qualification is that you are bright, personable, and have good UX Design skills. Successful candidates, however, typically have the following:


  • Two+ years of User Experience Design experience for software 
  • Equally comfortable in both Web and Native Mobile Design (Android and iOS)
  • Proven ability to conceptualize complex systems.
  • Exceptional design skills, production value, and attention to detail
  • Strong working knowledge of UI design tools including Sketch, Invision, Omnigraffle, and Adobe products (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc)
  • Willingness to embrace constructive feedback and collaboration with other designers and developers.
  • Strong visual, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of current front-end web programming (HTML & CSS).
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Understanding of common software project management and development practices
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Digital or Web Design, Computer Science, Information Systems, Graphic Design, or equivalent experience


Woodridge Culture

We work hard to have a good time both in and out of the office. Some of the perks include: 

  • Fun, flexible and collaborative work environment.
  • Catered team lunch every Friday
  • Monthly Burger Councils
  • Quarterly team-building events and ad hoc get togethers 
  • Recently opened new office space in Belmar with flexible work options 
  • Fully paid health, dental, vision and disability for employees AND their dependents. 
  • 401K company match up to 5%.
  • Generous PTO Plan


Awards

In the past year, Woodridge has won several awards that illustrate our high growth and great company culture. 

  • Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company in America 2019-2021
  • DBJ Best Places to Work Winner
  • DBJ Fast 50 Winner
  • Colorado Companies to Watch Winner
  • COBiz Top Woman-Owned Company
  • COBiz Top Software Company Winner


This is a full-time, salaried position, not an hourly or contract position.

All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. (no sponsorships available)

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  • Location
    Golden, Colorado
  • Department
    Design
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level
  • Compensation
    $65K-95K or commensurate with experience