#115376

UX Designer

Location:
Redmond, WA
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Jessica Goodson
Date:
03/14/2017

Job Description:

We are searching for a UX designer. This is a green field opportunity, investing heavily in UX and candidate will have support with another designer and a full time researcher. The enterprise software is where they are building the next generation of users experience from scratch. Opportunity to have a broader impact as they build out a standardized design catalog. Pretty collaborative environment and ability to work directly with stakeholders to influence decisions.

Top Must have skills
Interaction design 3 years (function over aesthetics)
Axure 1+ years but more would be better
1+ year enterprise experience

Designs user interfaces for web, software, and/or hardware products. Writes functionality design specifications. Design and implement prototypes, mock ups, task analysis, usability studies, personas, user flows, wireframes, style guides, navigational structures, and affinity diagrams. Generates design ideas; presents and sells designs to product group. Understands customer needs and motivations and integrates them into product design to contribute to user features and functionality. Acts as consultant to other team leads and may manage external production and design resources.

Skills:
5 plus years work related experience required.
Minimum of 2 years experience in a lead role.
Strong knowledge of user interface and functionality design required.
Strong creative skills and ability to generate design ideas required.
Advanced experience in creating and implementing usability studies, personas, user flows, wireframes, style guides, navigational structures, and affinity diagrams is required.
Advanced knowledge of web technologies (i.e. HTML and CSS).
Fluency with standard design software tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) required. Advanced interaction design and web technology skills (i.e. Flash) may be required.
Strong knowledge or experience with database served websites.
Experience working with rich client or web applications preferred.
Must have the ability to understand and integrate customer needs and motivations into specific areas of product design to contribute to user features and functionality.
Must be familiar with industry standards and trends.
Strong communication skills as well as the ability to work independently and as part of a team required.
Must have ability to own and drive projects. Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.