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McGraw Hill

Sr. UX Designer- Design Systems

🇺🇸 Remote - US

🕑 Full-Time

💰 $125,000 - $140,000

💻 Product Development

🗓️ May 30th, 2024

Edtech Figma Javascript
Impact the Moment

At McGraw Hill, we are a dynamic and inclusive team committed to transforming education and leveling the playing field for students worldwide. Join our HEUX design team as we work on creating innovative, data-driven digital products and experiences that enhance our world-class content.

Are you ready for a new challenge? Apply for a career at McGraw Hill, and together, we'll impact the world.

How can you make an impact?

As a Senior UX Designer-Design Systems, you will play a crucial role in shaping the design of various digital products and services at McGraw Hill. Your responsibilities will include translating high-level requirements into user flows, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes. You'll collaborate with agile teams, champion design guidelines, and contribute to a culture of creativity. Your goal is to craft beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces that make a meaningful impact on education. This role is open to remote candidates located within the United States and requires up to 25% travel for the year. You will be required to work in eastern time zone.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop stakeholder requirements into user flows, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes.
  • Practice User-Centered Design concepts and foster a culture of creativity.
  • Collaborate with other designers to maintain a big picture awareness.
  • Utilize and provide feedback for the design system consistently.
  • Design WCAG 2.1 compliant interfaces that are intuitive and usable by a diverse user base.
  • Work efficiently with agile teams to create mockups and specifications for developers.
  • Partner with researchers to conduct user research and iterate designs based on findings.
  • Stay updated on competitor products and industry trends.

What you can bring to this role:

  • BA/BFA degree in Design, HCI, CS, or related field, or equivalent qualification in computer sciences/IT.
  • 5+ years of UX design experience, preferably in designing complex solutions for digital environments.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work autonomously.
  • Self-driven individual with the ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment.
  • Varied experience across digital applications from web to mobile.
  • Fluency in UX design processes, including wireframing, prototyping, and delivering design specifications.
  • Expertise in standard UX software such as Figma, Sketch, and Adobe CC.
  • Adept familiarity with designing in accordance with accessibility best practices and standards.
  • A fundamental understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript can be beneficial.
  • Experience in EdTech is a plus.

Why work for us:

As an education innovation company, we take pride in inspiring learners globally. If you're curious and passionate about making a difference, we invite you to grow with us in a collaborative environment. Apply for a career at McGraw Hill, where together, we'll impact the world through education.

The pay range for this position is between $125,000 – $140,000 annually, however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and location. An annual bonus plan may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical and/or other benefits, depending on the position offered.

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