#125216

UX Manager (7312 - 1)

Location:
Minneapolis
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Christena Peterson
Date:
11/06/2017

Job Description:

Aquent is currently sourcing for a UX Manager courtesy of one of our Industry leader, Fortune 500 clients who are local to the Minneapolis, MN market area. The ideal candidate must have 7+ years of experience leading and developing a UX team, as well as participate in the creation and implementation of various designs. Individuals must have experience working in an agile environment and have experience with agile design for mobile devices and other sales processes. This role has exposure and hand-on roles on the business side, as well as the IT side. 

Responsibilities:

  • Experience working with 3rd party vendors to assist in the transformation of current internal applications, so familiarity with SAS is required
  • Deliver innovative, strategic creative solutions and participate in client services and creative production to maintain and develop client relationships 
  • Lead multiple designers as part of an Agile team supporting several development teams 
  • ​Assist with managing, supporting, mentoring, inspiring, and leading the design team to creative solutions that fulfill client objectives
  • Coordinate with other UX Leads across platforms to ensure consistency across design squads 
  • ​Mentor and lead staff in order to groom them to maintain consistent creative and award winning work
  • Able to quickly and seamlessly move between designing for different platforms and fully understand the nuances between all 
  • Creation of a detail-oriented presentations that can be easily understood and persuade complex ideas and concepts to C-level stakeholders
  • Responsible for designing solutions that adhere the Retail Visual Design Language, used to guide all design decisions for our Retail applications 
  • Collaborate with other UX resources to deliver the optimal design solution based on requirements 
  • Create screens flows and prototype artifacts when necessary 
  • Experience in interaction design and information architecture​
  • Experience in visual design and patterns 
  • Experience working on website, tablet applications and other touch-based interfaces 
  • Expert level experience with HTML/CSS 

Client Description:

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills 
  • ​Strong visual design, interaction design and typographical knowledge
  • ​Knowledge of content strategy and development, technology and user experience integration and functionality
  • ​InVision is a nice to have
  • Preferred experience in VersionOne
  • ​Subject Matter Expert with Adobe Creative Suite skills
  • Previous Retail experience

Requirements:

  • 10+ years in UX Design
  • 7+ years in a Lead/Senior/Manager of UX Design
  • ​2+ years working with Axure or Sketch is a MUST
  • ​5+ years working with Adobe Creative Suite
  • ​Online Portfolio (must be on resume)

Individuals who are interested in this role, please send your resume directly to cpeterson@aquent.com with your salary requirements.