UX Design Lead

Pasadena, CA
Job Terms:
W2 Hourly DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Alex McGhee

Job Description:

Principal UX Lead

*Please note the candidate can sit in either Pasadena, CA OR The Bay area**

Are you interested in designing for an end-to-end healthcare delivery system? UX with our client means you will be responsible for prospect and member (currently over 12 million) experiences. You will help design responsive web and mobile apps that allow our members to manage their health online; from scheduling appointments to messaging or video chatting with their doctor; managing prescriptions; understanding paying complex health bills; and tracking their health. The Principal UX Design Lead will own the overall UX strategy and vision for your product area.

What you will do:

• Lead a small team of 1 to 3 UX designers. While you will not be their official HR manager, you will still help mentor and contribute to the education of the team about latest UX trends, services, tools and best practices

• Work with the product owners and cross-functional team to come up with the overall strategy and roadmap of your product area, including intake and level of effort estimates

• Facilitate workshops for journey mapping, brainstorming, vision sessions, and requirements gathering
• Create deliverables such as site maps, journey maps, models, user flows, wireframes/designs, and prototypes 

• Research and explore how emerging technology, design, behavioral, and health care trends can best be applied to our clients member experience

What you have:

• Minimum of 7 years of UX/UI experience
• Experience in leading or managing designers

• Demonstrable ability to understand complex business and technical requirements
• Experience in web and mobile (iOS and Android) applications

• Excellent communication and presentation skills

• Proficiency in Sketch and InVision (we are a Sketch shop)

Nice to have:

• Enterprise UX experience
• Adobe Experience Manager experience

Client Description:

Taking a position with our client gets you in with a leader in its field.

Our client is a five-star medical provider who, as an innovator, was the first in their industry to offer electronic health records. They’re constantly on the forefront of innovation in the healthcare field, both for their technical advances as well as for their community involvement. Volunteerism and community service are critical components of their approach to improving the general health in all of their neighborhoods.

Our client practices what they preach, and has a strong commitment to work-life balance and a healthy lifestyle. On many of their campuses you can find fitness centers, walking paths, as well as volleyball and basketball courts. Stay healthy while developing your career path!

Aquent places talented writers, digital designers and user experience candidates, as well as editorial candidates with this market leader every day in one of a number of locations throughout California We’ve had the benefit of twenty years of experience placing talent at this company and there is an extensive network of talent here, not only actively working for Aquent, but also now senior members of the organization who have been converted to permanent employees over the years.