#114970

Sr. UX Designer (Ideation + Concepting)

Location:
Boston or Woonsocket
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Amirah Salim
Date:
03/06/2017

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 50 client in is looking for a Sr. UX designer (ideation and concepting) experience for a 12-month contract (40/ hrs, 5 days, onsite) with potential to extend beyond. This position can either sit at the Corp HQ in Woonsocket, RI or in the Digital Innovation Lab in Back Bay, Boston.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct discovery, be involved in concepting and ideation, as well as lead workshops
  • Support the delivery of the UX/Creative execution of high profile digital initiatives within the user experience group
  • Your informed recommendations and design strategies will leverage best practices, user feedback and usability test results to develop intelligent and successful design
  • You will be responsible for creating effective user flows, wireframes, annotations and prototypes
  • You have the ability to demonstrate clear, innovative solutions to complex user flows and understand how to balance these against business and technical requirements

  • Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in related field
  • Ability to collaborate with designers, strategists, managers, and technologists
  • Deep understanding of large-scale mobile-first and responsive web initiatives, user-centered design, usability, information design, interaction design, and goal-oriented design
  • Ability to conceptualize, design and deliver top notch experiences
  • Ability to communicate design rationale to internal team and other stakeholders
  • Ability to dive into projects at any level of definition with creativity and drive
  • Deep knowledge of full user experience design process and ability to contribute at any level
  • Hands on experience with Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite for wire framing
  • Experience with prototyping tools, a plus
  • MUST be a great listener with an unfettered approach to design
  • Must believe in the mantra that ‘users vote with clicks’ and know that small changes add up to huge mind-shifts, if executed in the right way
  • Excellent communication skills – in person, written and presentation
  • Ability to prioritize and track multiple projects under tight deadlines
  • Bachelor degree required