UX Designer

Seattle, WA
Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Danielle Bodemann

Job Description:

Aquent's client is seeking a talented, passionate User Experience Designer. We are leveraging technology to build a best-in-class customer experiences (CX) that connect our members to the best the company has to offer. This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated person interested in designing innovative, intuitive web applications used by sellers to manage their inventory, orders, and customer-facing website. The ideal candidate knows how to leverage customer insights to inform their CX design decisions and measure their design solutions. An unfailing passion and capacity to advocate on behalf of our customers is an absolute must; this role will directly impact the user experience of members.

• Quickly yet thoroughly create process flows, wireframes, and visual design mockups as needed to effectively conceptualize and communicate detailed interaction behaviors.
• Work closely with cross-functional teams to help define business and feature requirements via empirical online data, usability findings, market research, and proven UCD principles.
• Assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in usability testing and interpreting analytics data
• Present design work to the user experience team, product team, and .com executives for review and feedback
• Contribute to user interface design and development best practices and standards.
• Provide leadership in the area of ecommerce trends, web application design, and user interface innovations.
• 3-6 years industry experience providing interaction design solutions for web and/or software applications.
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience.
• Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and design, as well as strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques
• Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Adobe CS, Sketch, Figma, Invision, Framer, etc
• A strong online portfolio demonstrating past work experience and relevant, user-centered design solutions is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
• Self-starter who is a customer-obsessed, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic team player.
• Ability to work with cross-functional teams and handle multiple projects in an agile, fast-paced environment.
• A foundational knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, and CSS is highly desired

Client Description:

Want to work for one of the fastest growing and most admired companies in the world? 

Founded in 1995 this client of Aquent’s has grown to one of the largest tech companies in the world.  Driven by the excitement of building technologies, inventing products, and providing services that transform the way their customers live their lives and run their businesses.  Come join them and work in a place that values innovation, creativity and leadership.

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.