Sr. UX Designer

Seattle, WA
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Tamira Imondi

Job Description:

We are looking for a Sr. UX Designer with an e-commerce background to design new, highly personalized ways for millions of people to shop for fashion online. This will be a 1-3 month to hire full time in Seattle, WA at our client's Headquarters. Qualified UX Designers will seek to craft engaging, elegantly usable experiences and interactions for e-commerce. The ideal candidate is a seasoned, highly-skilled design leader who is constantly driven to simplify and elevate the customer experience. This role requires superior user experience and information architecture skills; along with excellent visual design, problem-solving, relationship and communication skills. Your experience demonstrates the ability to balance your passion for inspired, compelling, elegant designs with real-world business needs, and a drive to build and deliver. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS · At least 5-10 years delivering experience design solutions as a UX designer, interaction designer or information architect · An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating great end-to-end, user-centered design solutions and patterns, across desktop and mobile devices · Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization · Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience · Proficiency designing and prototyping with a variety of tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks, Axure, Keynote, After Effects · Fluent in English, with impressive communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS · Experience designing customer facing retail web · Experience working in a collaborative team, publicly white-boarding, and working directly with developers for implementation of designs · Ability to work gracefully and have a bias for action in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment · Unflappable good humor, courtesy and ability to build rapport with stakeholders, designers, developers and leaders · Capacity to own and drive the design process by independently defining requirements, scoping projects and prioritizing tasks · Talent for crafting imaginative and innovative design solutions while maintaining user expectations through pattern consistency and interaction harmony · Ability to demonstrate designs with functional prototypes in HTML/CSS or Axure and create conceptual video sequences in After Effects · Comprehensive understanding of the current state of web technology and best practices · Strong practical knowledge of user-centered design methodologies, usability principles, web-based information architecture and design—understand accepted UX process standards well enough to be entitled to selectively abandon them · Demonstrated strong visual design expertise with ability to produce fresh, simple, elegant and exceedingly usable layouts and interactions and iconography




Must have an online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating great end-to-end, user-centered design solutions and patterns, across desktop and mobile device. Open to out of market talent.