#145271

UX Designer

Location:
Seattle, WA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Posted By:
Courtney Schaefer
Date:
03/15/2019

Job Description:

Aquent's client, a Fortune 500 multi-national tech company in Seattle, is seeking a UX Designer for an exciting project for 2 months or longer!

Job Overview

Understand - gain a deep understanding of all the company products, technologies, user motivations, market opportunities, and competition.

Envision - work with UX leadership, PM, ENG, and others to create a design vision that solves problems across a broad spectrum of users/businesses.

Design - create storyboards, wireframes, and high-fidelity designs to guide design and development. 

Collaborate - rapidly iterate on designs based on user feedback, tech constraints, etc. Drive UX Process to across a broad set of stakeholders.

Make - guide development to faithfully implement fantastic experiences, adhering to the company's product excellence principles.

Skill/Experience/Education:
Mandatory:

  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial, etc), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer Science (CS) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.

Desired:

  • Education in Design, HCI, Interaction, and/or relevant industry experience (4+ years preferred)
  • Excellent visual design skills.
  • Experience designing robust & powerful enterprise-class applications (strongly preferred)
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to listen, articulate positions, and advocate designs
  • Experience working collaboratively with other designers, product managers, and engineers