#186229

Senior Experience Designer

Location:
Remote • Boston, MA (hybrid on/off-site)
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Up to $72/hr DOE
Start date:
ASAP
Date:
01/17/2023

Job Description:

Aquent has an EXCITING opportunity for a Senior Experience Designer!

This position is HYBRID on-site / offsite from one of the following location:  Denver, CO, Chicago, IL, Atlanta, GA, New York, NY, New Jersey, Hartford, CT, Blue Bell, PA, Richardson, TX, Woonsocket, RI or Boston, MA. 

Candidates MUST be able to work Eastern Time Zone Hours.

In order to be considered for this role, you must:

  • Be authorized to work in the United States and not require sponsorship of any kind
  • NO C2C
  • Be able to showcase your work and UX Design process thru individual samples or an online portfolio
  • * Applicants with less than 5 years experinece will not be considered *

The Senior Digital Experience Designer leads design work streams in and effort to solve complex business challenges while being an advocate for users. Foundational characteristics of the Senior Digital Experience Designer include empathy, creative problem-solving, comfort with uncertainty, collaboration, iteration, communication skills, excellent technical design skills, and curiosity.

This role will work hand-in-hand with other disciplines and stakeholders to scale our digital solutions across multiple platforms and enhance user flows based on comprehensive research and user-centered design processes. This role involves hands-on design responsibilities including journey mapping, design research, wire framing, prototyping, alignment to brand standards and UI guidelines, high-fidelity visual design, data visualization and visual hierarchy.

Required Qualifications

  •  Minimum 5 years experience in UX, UI or blended UX/UI design
  • Experience working in Figma, Sketch and InVision and/or other industry-standard design tools
  • Proven experience in driving and delivering design from initial concepts all the way to hand-off and successful launch
  • Strong portfolio of work including examples of mobile web, desktop and other digital experience
  • Strong knowledge of material design and native patterns

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to align team members around the ideal digital experience and gain support and commitment
  • Experience in designing and delivering work from initial concepts all the way to successful market launches
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS and other web technologies
  • Awareness of how native mobile technical restraints can influence design choices
  •  Ability to communicate user needs (e.g. storytelling, leveraging data) and demonstrate how proposed designs solve those needs to internal team and senior partners
  • Experience working within an Agile or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Methodology as a development process
  • Understanding of design system and component-based design
  • Experience in UI design including a strong grasp on visual hierarchy, spacing, typography
  • Knowledgeable about Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and able to collaborate with Accessibility team to arrive at solutions that are inclusive and accessible

Education/Equivalent Experience

Bachelor's degree in Design, User Experience, Graphic Design, Information Design, Product Design, Human Factors or equivalent/relevant work experience

Client Description:

Our Client:

  • Makes it their mission to guide people toward better health
  • Is considered by Fast Company to be amongst the most innovative companies
  • Is listed by Forbes as one of the world’s most admired companies
  • This includes altering the products they offer at retail to more health-conscious offerings!

Our client has recently made a move toward a major merger, which means this is a great time to get involved! Two big industry brands coming together.

Working here gets you into a fast-paced environment, with tons of cross-functional working relationships. You’d have exposure to a number of teams related to any project you’re working on, and we sometimes see freelancers convert to permanent employees on teams they’ve had the opportunity to interact with. This is definitely a standout opportunity!

WHY YOU WANT TO WORK THROUGH AQUENT:

We care about your CAREER GOALS.

  • We offer resume & portfolio review + interview prep. You'll feel set for success!
  • Learn for free: https://thegymnasium.com/
  • Who is AQUENT: www.youtube.com/watch?v=5z-n8nfytuM
  • Pay it forward: https://aquent.com/rewards/

Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized health, vision and dental benefits
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck
  • Check our Benefits out.  Up to 85% subsidy

Requirements:

The target hiring compensation range for this role is $60 to $72 per hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.  If applicable add additional language: Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match (if applicable).