Aetna Senior Digital UX Designer in Wellesley, Massachusetts

Req ID: 46085BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Sr Digital UX Designer designs and produces web pages, sites, wireframes, digital presentations, animations and online interfaces within production deadlines and according to functional specifications. Includes creating and implementing designs using InDesign, Photoshop, Sketch, story boards and/or Illustrator mock-ups, clickable HTML / XHTML prototypes, writing CSS, and optimizing images on the web.

Fundamental Components:

-Works with Manager, coworkers and project teams to define and design wireframes, web pages, enhancements or web sites according to functional specifications

-Creates roughs, mockups and prototypes providing suitable designs, colors, fonts and graphics; optimizes images for the web, and adheres to branding guidelines

-Understands design user interaction and design workflows

-Ensures that web projects are produced accurately and on schedule, utilize best practices, and meet code review

-Communicates and collaborates with manager, clients, project team members, and others as appropriate regarding project status and any current or potential issues that may impact the timely completion of projects

-Participates in brainstorming sessions, user research/testing, and incorporates feedback on designs

-Maintains and shares up-to-date knowledge on industry technology and trends with the rest of the creative team

-Additional responsibilities as assigned

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Bachelors degree or equivalent in Graphic Design combined with outstanding creative portfolio, plus 5-8 years experience in a digital marketing or digital agency environment Knowledge of digital standards and web browsers Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Cloud suite particularly: Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash and Dreamweaver.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Cloud suite particularly: Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash and Dreamweaver. After Effects, Premier, and Edge Animate a plus

Ability to write presentation-layer code including HTML(5) and CSS

Advanced skills in user interface design and working knowledge of Sketch and InVision

Must know conceptual design, user interface design, responsive design and understand user-centered design and design of Rich Internet Applications. JavaScript experience also is a plus

Strong knowledge of digital media channels & digital advertising requirements

Experience working with multi-disciplinary teams to successfully take digital projects through their full life cyclefrom concept to launch

Strong detail orientation with proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Attention to detail with emphasis on accuracy and quality, and a critical eye for design aesthetics

Familiarity with usability and accessibility best practices

Ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography, and color effectively

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Marketing