Sr. Product Designer

Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Mindy Totaro

Job Description:

Aquent is in search for a Sr. Product Designer to work on contract with a client in the Cybersecurity space. The team is small and flexible, they are looking for multi-talented team members that can excel
in one role and support in others. They need a Senior Product Designer to work hand-in-hand with Product Management and Engineering to plan out the design in an iterative, fast-paced Agile development environment.

● 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
● Learn new software, processes, and skills as we scale and build a world class UX
● 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 Role Overview