We have a great contract to hire opportunity for a Sr. UX Designer with a smart design and technology company located in Portland. They are looking for a Sr. UX Designer to help lead and inspire a team of curious, smart, and passionate UX designers. The ideal candidate will bring clear and frictionless solutions to an array of design challenges, always striving to make the complex feel simple and effortless. Collaborate effectively with Fortune 100 clients in a range of industries, securing approval on the team’s ideas and solutions.
Day-to-day responsibilities include:
Translate user goals, research, and business objectives into clear and compelling design solutions.
Select and execute discovery exercises that familiarize clients with our process and set up the team for success.
Establish direction for projects and define full interactive design specifications.
Plan and delegate tasks required to successfully complete UX for a project, while sharing leadership with a project’s visual design lead.
To be considered, applicants must possess: Experience managing a crack UX team
4+ years experience in interaction design.
Worked in an agency environment and can submit both a resume and portfolio showing concepts, wireframes and flows for a variety of digital projects (including handheld devices).
Experience creating highly detailed wireframe flows and information architectures.
Proven track record of creating concepts that are inspiring, imaginative, and implementable.
Strong familiarity with considerations specific to mobile and responsive design.
Ability to quickly learn and adopt new skills and processes.
Experience integrating prototyping tools into the design process (e.g., InVision, Axure, Proto.io, etc.)
Masterful knowledge of Adobe CS and InDesign in particular.
While not required, the following skills would be really, really nice: Experience with mobile UX and other emergent connected technologies (IoT, wearables, etc.).
Experience implementing user research and testing.
Education or background in Interaction Design, HCI, and/or Design.
Experience with HTML, CSS, and JS.
The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary and robust benefits package. If this sounds like you, then apply now!