Senior UX Designer - Innovation Team - Perm

San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
Start date:
September 2018
posted by:
Susan Reese

Job Description:

Aquent's client is seeking a top-notched Senior UX Designer for their Innovation Center located in San Francisco, CA.  They are looking for an excellent Senior UX Designer who shares their “innovation through passion” philosophy and thrives in a fast-paced, results-driven environment.

This Senior UX Designer is responsible for creating beautiful, functional and desirable interfaces and services across a wide array of technologies. Their work appears on smart phones, tablets, computers, televisions, wearables and other devices we can’t describe yet, because they don't currently exist.  They are looking for a talented collaborative designer to join their group and bring new energy to their process. You should be ready to help at all stages of product design, from uncovering new product concepts to detailing the intricacies of the out of box experience, to the product experience after a year of usage. 

They are interested in passionate and self-motivated individuals who are comfortable in a highly fluid environment. You will bring drive, smarts, and curiosity; we will provide the environment for you to thrive and grow.


Core Competencies:

• Team and project Leadership

• Strong experience in User Experience and Interaction Design 

• Ability to think and act strategically and proactively

• Dedicated and strong attention to detail

• Strong time management skills

• Resource and project management skills


Essential Functions:

• Conducting UX research and making strategy

• Conceptualize, visualize and develop ideas for products and take them from germinal to shippable

• Wireframing, conceptualizing, rapid prototyping, user-testing, interaction design and visual design

• Work on products and features in close collaboration with other Designers and Engineers

• Creating experiences that successfully accomplish appropriately set goals

• Crafting ideas that turn complex and confusing into simple and understandable


Skills Required:

• Making UX, UI guideline enough to communicate with stakeholders

• Sketching and visualizing new ideas and user scenarios

• Documentation creation: Scenarios, Wireframes, Visual Design, low and high fidelity mockups and prototypes

• Able to present and defend ideas to the internal team, and help critique and push the rest of the team to better work

• Clear, concise and transparent communication style

• Action-oriented, diligent and flexible

• A clear understanding of design-centered processes and proven methodologies for identifying and solving problems

Years of Experience:

10 or more years in user experience design

Education Required: Education Desired:

Bachelor’s Degree in related field Master’s Degree preferred


International and Domestic travel is required