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Posted September 13th, 2022

Torsh Inc. is an education technology company that produces Torsh TALENT, an online professional learning platform that enables organizations to support educator growth through the entire development cycle of observation, assessment, goal-setting, feedback and coaching.  We are looking for a UX/UI Designer that can design simple, elegant, usable, beautiful and desirable user experiences that provide a delightful user experience. 

Who We Are

TORSH is a New Orleans based education technology company that produces TORSH Talent, the leading online professional learning platform for educator development and growth. TORSH Talent provides a comprehensive all-in-one platform that makes it easy for organizations to support educator growth through the entire development cycle of observation, assessment, goal-setting, feedback, and coaching. Our mission is to improve outcomes for students and children by improving educator effectiveness. TORSH currently serves a wide range of customers including districts, charter schools, universities, early education providers and non-profits. We are immensely proud of the fact that many of our customers are innovators in education including NYC Dept of Education, Success Academy Charter Schools, KIPP, Harvard University, Stanford University, and the state of New Mexico.

Title

UX/UI Designer

Responsibilities

  • Designing the UI architecture, interface, and interaction flow of a video based social network and online learning community for teachers
  • Developing conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups and prototypes for web and mobile applications
  • Developing and maintaining detailed user-interface specifications and design patterns 
  • Developing an overall design guide for our products in collaboration with a cross-functional team comprised of senior management, engineering and product development 
  • Producing high-quality visual designs—from concept to execution at a variety of resolutions
  • Helping sales & marketing translate key elements of our design into printed marketing materials
  • Developing conceptual diagrams, wireframes, and visual mockups 

Position Requirements

Knowledge & Experience

  • At least 2 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, visual designer information architect, or similar role working with real time web and/or mobile applications
  • Thorough understanding of the Elements & Principles of Design, Typography, Design Systems, Color Theory
  • Thorough understanding of Heuristics Evaluations
  • Fluency in user-centered design principles along with a keen eye for subtle details
  • A strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques
  • Ability to create pixel perfect mockups and detailed interaction requirements
  • Exceptional visual design skills, including the ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography, and use color effectively
  • Ability to use visual design to organize information and guide people through tasks
  • Fluency with Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects or similar design tools
  • Experience with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Bootstrap, CMS, WordPress, and related technologies
  • Interest in emerging web technologies
  • Able to work in a remote environment

Personal Attributes

  • Proven leadership ability
  • Ability to set and manage priorities judiciously
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to articulate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Exceptionally self-motivated and directed
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Superior analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities
  • Exceptional service orientation
  • Ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

This position is 100% remote.  The UX/UI Designer will be compensated with a competitive combination of base salary, flexible schedule, and medical, dental, vision, and 401K benefits 

Please send resume and cover letter to jamal@torsh.co

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