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Senior UX Designer

Location:
Remote (PST hours)
Job Terms:
Temp-to-Perm
Salary:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Two weeks from Offer
Posted By:
Lauren Friant
Date:
10/12/2020

Job Description:

We are helping a leading apparel company in San Francisco to bring on a temp-to-perm Senior UX Designer- this position can sit fully remote but must work PST hours / have a strong eCommerce/retail visual design background! We are targeting somebody who comes from a senior UX/visual background that is capable of working independently as well as with a solid team and has the UX visual skills to go along with it. They are obsessed with innovation to meet people's needs within the apparel and tech space - a great time to join this team! 

We are looking for a Senior User Experience designer who understands user experience who will bring innovation, creativity and spunk to our team. It is important to us this person has the energy and desire to help bring our fashion to the future while maintaining the integrity of our brand’s past. This person is also someone who is capable of driving success even with a wide range of diverse responsibilities anywhere between bee keeping and wizard training.

This role will be pushing their omnichannel marketing and application within the retail space. We are also looking for someone that has strong visual skills being part of a brand as we are looking to really elevate the look and feel of the site. ​

Day to day responsibilities:

  • Apply strategic thinking to design and deliver innovative end-to-end user experiences that optimize among user needs, business goals, and technological realities across web & mobile platforms
  • Take ideas and concepts, and visualize them in such that they are communicated effectively and compellingly for internal leaders, partners and customers
  • Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that illustrate simplicity, despite complexity of the system
  • Directly responsible for delivering User Experience visions, UI specifications, wireframes and prototypes
  • Collaborate effectively with researchers, product management, development, marketing, and other team members
  • Use facilitative leadership skills to drive to the best outcome for stakeholders, resulting in others learning from you, and inspiring others to want to work with you

Qualifications

  • Four-year degree in Human Computer Interaction, graphic design, or other relevant field. Graduate degree a plus
  • 6+ years of interface design experience in delivering great designs that met key metrics and was customer centric 
  • Strong knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management, and user research. Seasoned in Agile development processes
  • Proficient in a variety of methods to convey ideas and concepts (e.g. storyboards, wireframes, prototypes, etc)
  • Proven track record in setting a vision for great customer experiences, inspiring others to get behind the vision, and ultimately delivering products and services that are known for their delightful experience and ease of use
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
  • Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner
  • Expertise with design tools such as Sketch, Principle, Invision, & Zeplin but skilled in creating 'lo-fi' prototypes to share with users in a fast, iterative manner
  • Familiarity with web and mobile technologies and their impact on the feasibility of design solutions; hands-on expertise with HTML, CSS, AJAX, DoJo, Flash, and/or Flex a plus
  • A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level
  • Strong online portfolio available for viewing

 

Other Criteria

 

  • Extremely detail-oriented and also able to see the big pictures
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and presentation ability
  • Cool, calm and collected
  • Easy-going and open-minded, no egoistic or authoritarian character
  • Resourcefulness coupled with great problem-solving skills, both on your own and as part of a team
  • A desire to do wonderful design work that goes above and beyond the expectation
  • Positive attitude and self-motivation