USER INTERFACE (UI) DESIGNER, edX, to join the UX team whose members are embedded into larger, cross-functional teams with product and engineering. EdX's agile workflow and collaborative and embedded structure allows the group to have a lot of influence to shape decisions about what to create for learners and educators. Will partner with UX to identify and solve edX learners' and educators' problems; articulate design choices and ground them in fundamental design principles, best practices, and usability heuristics; use understanding of grids, typography, color, and design principles to define and work within visual themes; and document work using thoughtfully chosen and informed deliverables and artifacts like sketches, wireframes, prototypes, site maps/flows, personas, and design comps.
EdX is dedicated to increasing access to high-quality online education to everyone, everywhere. looking for someone interested in the challenge of building great experiences at scale.
This position offers the opportunity for exposure to product development and UX thinking and to grow your skillset.
MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.
The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century whether the focus is cancer, energy, economics or literature