Job Summary :
The User Experience Designer role participates in the day-to-day user experience engagement activities with a focus on delivering high quality, interactive applications that match or exceed expectations.
The User Experience Designer interprets customer needs, presents design concepts, and effectively communicates with project teams.
This position creates journey maps, page flows, interactive task flows, wireframes, prototypes, and visual designs mock-ups.
The User Experience Designer contributes to the success of the user experience in cross-functional teams that include other UX Designers, Developers, Product Owners, Business Analysts, Project Managers and other stakeholders.
Essential Functions of the Job :
Your client responsibilities :
Champion principles of usability and user-centered design
Experienced knowledge of designing in an Agile environment required
Work directly with project teams to gather requirements from user research, stakeholder interviews, competitive analysis, etc.
Work directly with UX Lead, Product Owners, Business Analysts, Development Leads and stakeholders to clarify and define business requirements as they apply to the user experience
Create UX deliverables including task flows, journey maps, page flows, wireframes, sitemaps, prototypes
Develop visually rich mock-ups and UI assets in accordance with style guide standards
Revise and improve designs based on user feedback, research, technical constraints, and business decisions
Your People Responsibilities :
Building a quality culture
Foster teamwork and lead by example
Participating in the organization-wide people initiative
Technical skills requirements :
Strong understanding of combining User-Centered Design principals with user research
Expert experience with toolset (Microsoft suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Invision.)
Expert experience with visual design for applications (native and web)
Secure understanding of responsive web design principles and Mobile First methodology
Experience working on Mobile and Desktop experiences, both in native and web-based experiences
Experience designing complex data visualization and dashboard-type experiences
Creative and strategic thinker able to develop innovative solutions to problems and leading-edge design
Exceptional presentation abilities, both verbal and visual
Proven knowledge of web-based application design trends, patterns, usability, technical considerations and best practices
Comfortable working face to face or in virtual settings across multiple time zones
Minimum of five years of professional experience as a UX designer, information architect, interaction designer, user interface designer, visual designer or similar role
BS / BA in Graphic Design, Human Factors, Human Computer Interaction, or similar fields
Certified Usability Analyst certification a plus
Experience designing in SharePoint is a plus
Certification in Agile is a plus
Job Requirements : Education :
Educated to Degree level or equivalent
6+ years in a corporate environment
8 to 10 years in User Experience Design