User Experience Designer

Richmond, VA
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Chris Woodbridge

Job Description:

AQUENT is partnering with a Fortune 200 organization here in RVA on an User Experience Designer opportunity! 



Skills needed: 

  • Master of Sketch + Photoshop & Google suite of products 
  • Go to prototyping tools such as Invision, Framer, Flinto, or similar
  • Understanding of HTML5 & CSS 
  • Extremely digitally-oriented 
  • Agile experience 
  • Fast-paced and able to crank out quality with speed

Day to Day: 

  • Conduct user research, interviews and surveys, and use the information to create sitemaps, customer journey maps, wireframes, and prototypes.
  • Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • Facilitate the client’s product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products.
  • Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.

• Customer Advocate - You'll dig into who our customers are and what language they use, then ensure our products speak their language 
• Writer - You’ll build trustworthy relationships with customers by making ""simplicity and humanity"" core facets of our product content 
• Editor - You'll cut or change what doesn’t help audiences find, understand, and choose us 
• UX Designer - You'll establish a cohesive conversation with users, both within and across our many digital experiences 
• Researcher - You’ll test your content on real customers, iterate until it’s clear as a bell, then see it rolled out to millions of people 
• Data Scientist - You'll study analytics and use data to drive your messaging decisions and support/dispel your assumptions
See words as an incredibly powerful tool for connecting with people 
Prioritize focus and follow-through, and your calendar and to-do lists reflect that 
Articulate and prepared, able to confidently substantiate your decisions to peers and senior-level executives alike 
Have a positive yet practical attitude 
Work quickly without compromising quality, knowing that iteration and testing are part-and-parcel to designing exceptional user experiences 
Take initiative, aren’t afraid to fail, ask thoughtful questions, and constantly seek better ways of working and communicating 
• The Content Strategy practice is new, so you will be a primary influence on our processes and our products 
• We’re exclusively focused on product, UX-level content (think microcopy, messaging that sets and meets customers' expectations, prototyping, and A/B testing functional messaging with real customers)"

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR