#168294

Sr. UX Designer

Location:
Austin, TX (Remote possible!)
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
06/14/2021
Posted By:
Tova Dodge
Date:
05/24/2021

Job Description:

This company is a technology-driven cybersecurity leader that protects organizations in the digitally connected world. Built on proprietary technologies and world-class threat intelligence, our applications and solutions help prevent, detect, and respond to cyber threats. Our software brings advanced threat analytics to thousands of customers, and our platform processes over 300B threat events per day. We
understand complex security environments and are passionate about simplifying security so that security becomes a business enabler.  We know that when our people are rewarded, recognized, and rejuvenated, we win as a team.

ROLE OVERVIEW:
Our team is small and flexible, so we are looking for multi-talented team members that can excel in one role and support in others. We need a Senior UX Designer to work hand-in-hand with Product Management and Engineering to plan out the design in an iterative, fast-paced Agile development environment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
● Work closely with Product Management and Engineering stakeholders to identify and prioritize design that will impact the end user experience
● Lead a user-centered design process that delivers well-documented, actionable designs in a cadence that integrates with the Agile development team
● Evangelize for the user experience throughout product, engineering, and management teams
● Create documentation such as personas and journey maps that represent the users and their problems to the organization
● Plan and conduct user research to inform your team's priorities as well as the designs you produce
● Leverage user research in collaboration with Product and Engineering to develop design documentation such as wireframes and visual design
● Develop prototypes, interaction specs, and visual designs that communicate the details of your work to cross-functional teams and stakeholders
● Contribute to the ongoing refinement of our Design System
● Work with engineers and QA to ensure our designs are implemented in the best way imaginable
● Learn new software, processes, and skills as we scale and build a world class UX team
● Strong personal project management skills including the ability to manage competing priorities and multiple concurrent projects

BASE QUALIFICATIONS
● Minimum of 6 years of experience as a UX designer for enterprise web applications with a strong command of design best practices
● Minimum of 3 years leading meetings for diverse stakeholders with both technical and non-technical backgrounds
● Experience working with modern design and prototyping tools
● At least 1 year experience conducting UX Research

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
● Proficiency in Figma
● Proficiency in Miro
● Demonstrated experience in one or more additional discipline of UX Design such as: Information Architecture, Visual Design, Content Strategy, or Prototyping
● Experience working within and contributing to a structured Design System
● Knowledge of cybersecurity
● SaaS experience