Lead UX Designer

Minneapolis, MN
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Start date:
Posted By:
Lindsay DesRochers

Job Description:


*Candidates must have a minimum of 1 year of Lead experince to be considered*

Our TOP ecommerce/consume goods client is hiring 2 UX Leads to join thier newly developed and growing team team! As a Lead, you will be responsbile for the strategy, problem definition, and daily work direction for Retail Operations and Internal activated devices tools

Responsibilities/Deliverables that the resource will be responsible for:
- Produce a variety of UX deliverables for both information architecture and visual design.
- Must understand mobile first and be proficient in designing for touch devices.
- Be responsible for creating flows and wireframes to depict interaction solutions that are inline with business and IT requirements.
- Comfortable working within existing design systems.
- Ability to work with business product owners, IT developers, business analysts, and other project resources.
- Ability to translate business requirements and strategy documents into simple, concise and compelling solutions.
- Ability to present UX work and findings to a variety of audiences, including business product owners, IT resources, and senior leaders in the enterprise.
- Perform UX quality assurance against developed applications and log defects with development teams.
- Seek and gain alignment across business and discipline groups.

Skills Overview:
What are the MUST have skills that you are looking for in a candidate?
- Portfolio required for submission 
- Portfolio must include user flows, wireframes and visual designs
- 3+ years’ experience delivering digital solutions to a variety of industries
- Experience working on website, tablet applications and other touch-based interfaces
- Comfortable with ambiguity

Preferred Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s Degree in user experience, graphic design, marketing, human factors or similar
- Axure prototyping skills
- Understanding of HTML/CSS (position does not include front-end development)
- Proficiency in Sketch, Jira, & InVision


Client Description:

Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized (up to 85%) of your health, vision and dental benefits 
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck


Desired Skills:
1. Comfortable representing their work to UX, business and IT partners
2. Ability to thrive with ambiguity and change
3. Self-driven and pro-active

Nice to have:
1. Corporate design experience very nice to have
2. Retail, ecommerce businesses