Remote | Part-time
PolicyFly

UX Designer (Remote, Part-Time)

TELECOMMUTE New York, United States

PolicyFly is looking for a UX design lead with a proven track record in translating requirements into clean, modern, easy to use interfaces & workflows.

We are looking to establish a long-term partnership with a single party (contractor) who will join the team on a part-time basis. In this role, you will be responsible for both improving the core/existing product while also designing new features.

We are on a mission to revolutionize commercial insurance. We help insurers build better, more-profitable programs with streamlined online applications, faster and smarter underwriting, and the best technology money can buy. To learn more, please visit: http://www.policyfly.com/

REQUIREMENTS

Responsibilities:

  • Consult with product team on UX best practices
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, sitemaps and screen flows
  • Create interactive prototypes to capture feedback
  • Lead usability testing and feedback loops
  • Iterate final designs and asset delivery

Requirements:

  • Three of more years of UX design experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments.
  • Ability to work with clients and our team to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
  • Expert in Sketch
  • Expert in asset management and collaborative platforms like Invision, Marvel, etc.
  • Familiarity with CSS/HTML/JS a big plus
  • Expertise in motion design a plus
  • Familiarity with popular UX frameworks (we use the Material framework)
  • Expert in building prototypes (i.e. clickable interfaces) for user feedback
  • Must be open to a long-term relationship (6+ months)
  • Ability to travel 1-2 times per year to NYC a big plus (at our expense)

Logistics:

  • Can dedicate roughly 20 hours per week (on average)
  • Ability to spend more time on an as-needed/as-available basis a big plus
  • Able to join team meetings and overlap EST by at least 3 hours a day for collaboration on an as-needed basis

BENEFITS

  • $3-4k/mo ($40-55/hr)
  • Remote, flexible position
  • Possible occasional viewings of animals on our team standup (not just referring to team members!)
  • What could be more fun than insurance?