Lead UX designer

Seattle, Washington | Freelance | Job ID #49288 |
Posted Last Month
 

We are looking for strong UX lead to join our team that operates as a tech startup within a Fortune 100 company. This Product Designer will help us evolve our digital experience and work on one of our major platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaboration: You will be involved in the whole product lifecycle, from idea through execution, and will partner closely with product owners, developers, and copywriters to come up with the best solutions. You are a great listener and are able to integrate multiple considerations and perspectives to refine your ideas, and you excel at communicating those ideas.
  • User experience: You will create user-centered design solutions that emphasize ease of use, employ best-in-class interaction design, and improve the customer experience. You will work throughout all phases of the design process and may produce storyboards, personas/scenarios, user task/interaction flow diagrams, information hierarchy, wireframes, prototypes and final visual assets.
  • Visual design: You will ensure that the look, feel, layout and interaction details of your products meet customer needs and deliver against business objectives. You will work with team leadership and external functions to ensure corporate communication and brand standards are met. Despite your outstanding design skills and your passion for every pixel, you let the user drive the evolution of your designs.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Design, Graphics or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of mobile/web design experience.
  • Expert knowledge of web graphics applications (including Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite).
  • Solid understanding of information architecture, usability, and UX practices.
  • Experience with rapid prototyping using tools such as Axure, Invision or UXPin.
  • Strong presentation skills and ability to sell the customer benefits of your design concepts.
  • Expertise in mobile and responsive web design.
  • Experience working with business and development teams in an agile environment.
  • Experience using design thinking framework or other human-centered design techniques.
  • Online portfolio with examples of UX/UI designs.

Does this sound like you? Apply today to be considered!

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Disclaimer:

  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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