Happy Medium is a company comprised of creators, innovators, artists, storytellers, makers and leaders. While operating as a full-service digital creative agency, it also thrives on the development of its own cutting-edge products and technology. We implement the same strategies for our clients that we do for ourselves and it proves effective time after time. Happy Medium has had repeat appearances on the Inc. 5000 list, awarded to the fastest growing companies in the United States. It has also been honored as Best Workplace for Young Professionals by the Greater Des Moines Partnership, Business with a Bright Future by the Business Record, Best Social Media Company and other accolades. Company culture is a priority to the agency which is demonstrated in the unique benefits, competitive pay and the following founding principles: Curiosity, Happiness, Integrity and Teamwork.
TheUser Experience Designer at Happy Medium plays a pivotal part at the heart of projects both large and small. Our User Experience Designer is expected to function as a thought-leader, innovator, consensus-builder and a client-facing rock-star. This role on our team functions as the glue that helps to drive forward all other teams towards the project’s common goal, all while keeping end-users top of mind.
You will be responsible for overall structure and usability of all websites and products we create, for clients and for Happy Medium. You will be expected to come up with sound Information Architecture structures that yield robust digital outcomes that meet any given client’s business goals, including e-commerce. You will also be responsible for creating wireframes for the entire web team to reference throughout the design and development process. Identifying and documenting key user flows will also be an important responsibility in your role as UX Designer.
The UX Designer at Happy Medium also serves as a member of our Product Team. This team’s purpose is to support existing products owned by Happy Medium as well as research and develop new products. You will work closely with the other members of the Product Team, using your research skills to determine the feasibility of new product ideas as well as employing your usability knowledge to make UX improvements to products where needed.
As the UX Designer at Happy Medium, you will be responsible for the following:
Skills We're Looking For
Minimal to none (client location dependent)