Sr. UX Manager

Vienna, VA
Job Terms:
Competitive (Perm)
posted by:
Benjamin Levoy

Job Description:

One of our Fortune 500 clients and a leading information-based technology company is looking for Top Tier UX/UI Designers and Managers. This is a PERM/DIRECT HIRE role. Their focus is built around ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking.  The environment is collaborative and open which leads to superior results. They elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing.   Senior Manager - UX Design We are looking for driven individuals to join our data product design team. This team acts as a UI/UX incubator for all of the products we build for our data community. In this role, you will wear multiple hats and coach associates who do the same:   Design Thinker: You’ll uncover real business problems, prototype low-fidelity ways of solving that problem, and then design full-scale experiences that serve millions of people every. single. day. Interaction Designer: Your designs are fun to use. People say, “Huh, that was easy,” without you having to explain anything to them. Visual Designer: You know how to create beautiful things, but more importantly, you’re brave enough to cut everything if it’s not working. Simplicity, editing, and a fierce focus on the most important elements is part of what defines your design philosophy. Data Analyst: You’ll seek out analytics and user testing data to help you make design decisions, support your design decisions, and iterate on your past design decisions – all so we constantly get better at getting better. Front End Developer: You’ll be asked to help make framework recommendations, deliver UI scaffolding, and code in the trenches alongside our data engineers.   Flexible work schedules Convenient office locations Generous salary and merit-based pay incentives A startup mindset with the backing of a top 10 bank Apple equipment   Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or military experience At least 5 years of experience with UX Design At least 2 years of experience in service design At least 2 years of hands-on coaching and development of junior engineer teammates At least 2 years of experience with Agile and Agile Craftsmanship practices including TDD/ATDD, Paired Programming and Emergent Design   Preferred Qualifications: 5+ years of experience with user experience (UX) design 5+ years of experience in full stack development (front end web clients and back end services/APIs) including JavaScript, AngularJS, Java, and Spring Tool Suite 2+ years of experience designing digital products 2+ years of experience with information architecture 2+ years of experience with prototyping tools 2+ years of front-end development experience 5+ years of hands-on coaching and development of junior engineer teammates

Client Description:

Aquent is the world's largest and most prestigious staffing firm specializing in the creative and marketing field. We place our Talent in contract engagements ranging from 2 days to 2 years. We offer the industry's best benefits - medical, dental and vision benefits are available to you after just 30 days and after 90 days you are free to participate in our 401k plan. We also offer an outstanding referral bonus program where you can earn cash just for knowing and referring talented friends!