UX Designer

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Sr. User Experience Designer

Hybrid Remote : Must be local to Houston 

As a  Sr User Experience (UX) Designer, you will be working in a team of professionals with a passion  for elegant, forward-thinking, modern user experiences. You will  be collaborating with domain subject matter experts, project management, strategy and engineering to develop original UX concepts, and guide projects from concept to launch. 

Essential Responsibilities & Duties: 

  • Create the vision for developing, communicating, and implementing the user experience and associated UI  framework and assets.

  • Produce detailed user flows, wireframes, prototypes, and user interface specification • Lead user experience research and testing processes 

  • Perform metrics analysis to inform design/UX optimization efforts; apply a data driven approach to all design  activities 

  • Drive the development and communication of design and experience guidelines 

  • Work directly with product owners and other stakeholders to develop a shared vision of the end product 

  • Work directly with the engineering team to align with platform best practices and implementation details 

  • Work in a rapid development and prototyping environment where effective communication is paramount 

Qualifications, Experience, Competencies and Behavior: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in User Experience, Interaction Design, Visual Design or similar experience or equivalent experience.

  • Experience in collaborating with stakeholders, domain experts, users, and developers • Experience in creating of complex enterprise systems across multiple platforms (e.g. Web/Mobile/Desktop  Application) 

  •  Mastery of wire-framing and prototyping software 

  • Understanding user centered design theory and best practices 

  • Experience working in Agile delivery environment 

  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JQuery a plus 

  • Self-driven, detail-oriented designer 

  • Eye for clean design with the ability to translate ideas and requirements into detailed interaction flows and  prototypes 

  •  Ability to prioritize and use time efficiently 

  • Capable of juggling multiple projects and related complexities at the same time 

  •  Exceptional creativity, enthusiasm, team spirit, commitment, and professionalism 

  •  Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a diverse  group of clients and employees 

  • Willingness to learn new technologies and design techniques 

  • Candidates must demonstrate proficiency with any of the leading design and prototyping tools, such as  Sketch, Axure, Figma, or XD’ 

  •  Must be proficient and comfortable planning and facilitating design-thinking workshops with team members,  users, and stakeholders alike. 

  •  Must have some proficiency in remote collaboration tools such as Mural and Muri.