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Experience Designer

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Short term contract with Fortune 500 Tech company in San Diego!

We are looking for an awesome Experience Designer to augment our team that is focused on enabling hiring teams to assess top talent for our client. You will be joining this project at inception and you will be a primary driver in the user experience for internal and external customers of this new experience.

You must love:
• Emotionally connecting with customers
• Customer-centered design processes
• Solving real customer problems
• Ambitious and ambiguous goals
• Agile and experiment-driven development
• Using prototypes to gain customer insight at each phase of development
• Negotiating, communicating, and presenting
• Evangelizing design-driven process and showing what it means to work with UX
• Designing experiences that integrate with multiple back-end systems
• Figuring out how back-end tools influence front-end design

What you’ll do:
• Articulate complex product visions through simple, elegant designs
• Design experiences for internal tools and processes
• Interact directly with customers, and prepare and iterate designs based on customer feedback
• Craft and communicate compelling experience vision and strategies
• Deliver detailed wireframes, UI specifications, and prototypes of various levels of fidelity appropriate for each stage of customer learning, ranging from paper to clickable prototypes
• Determine how web and mobile technologies impact a design’s feasibility
• Collaborate with different disciplines

Responsibilities:

• Apply strategic thinking to design and deliver innovative end-to-end user experiences that optimize among user needs, business goals, and technological realities across web & mobile platforms
• Take ideas and concepts, and visualize them in such that they are communicated effectively and compellingly for internal leaders, partners and customers
• Turn visions into concepts and, based on customer feedback and insights, translate those concepts into designs that illustrate simplicity, despite complexity of the system
• Directly responsible for delivering User Experience visions, UI specifications, wireframes and prototypes
• Collaborate effectively with researchers, product management, development, marketing, and other team members
• Use facilitative leadership skills to drive to the best outcome for stakeholders, resulting in others learning from you, and inspiring others to want to work with you

Qualifications:
• Four-year degree in Human Computer Interaction, graphic design, or other relevant field. Graduate degree a plus
• 5+ years of interface design experience in delivering high-volume, high-profile or award-winning web sites or products; preferably experience with SaaS and mobile products
• Strong knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes, including prototyping, while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management, and user research. Seasoned in Agile development processes
• Proficient in a variety of methods to convey ideas and concepts (e.g. storyboards, wireframes, prototypes, etc)
• Proven track record in setting a vision for great customer experiences, inspiring others to get behind the vision, and ultimately delivering products and services that are known for their delightful experience and ease of use
• Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
• Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner
• Expertise with design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, but skilled in creating 'lo-fi' prototypes to share with users in a fast, iterative manner
• Familiarity with web and mobile technologies and their impact on the feasibility of design solutions;
• A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level
• Strong online portfolio available for viewing

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