Pwc Labs - UX Designer

Pwc San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 2 months ago

PwC Labs is focused on standardizing, automating, delivering tools and processes and exploring emerging technologies that drive efficiency and enable our people to reimagine the possible. Process improvement, transformation, effective use of innovative technology and data & analytics, and leveraging alternative delivery solutions are key areas of focus to drive additional value for our firm.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.

  • Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.

  • Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.

  • Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.

  • Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.

  • Share relevant thought leadership.

  • Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.

  • Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.

  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:

Bachelor Degree


Additional Educational

Requirements:

In lieu of a Bachelor Degree, 12 years of professional experience involving technology-focused process improvements, transformations, and/or system implementations

Minimum Years of Experience:

3 year(s) in user interface design experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree Preferred:

Master Degree

Preferred Fields of Study:

Business Analytics, Computer and Information Science, Mathematics

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user requirements analysis, task analysis, conceptual modeling, information architecture design, interaction design, and user research;

  • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, usability testing, and other forms of requirements discovery;

  • Produce user requirements specifications, personas, user journeys, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications;

  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually;

  • Manage the design process, drive decisions, track issues, and assist in estimating resource needs and schedules;

  • Work closely with development teams to establish that design specifications are implemented;

  • Participate as a contributor to an interdisciplinary team that includes other designers, project management, brand strategists, data scientists, and software developers;

  • Demonstrating knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to Web-based and mobile applications;

  • Demonstrating experience participating and/or leading enterprise software design projects;

  • Demonstrating experience facilitating and participating in usability testing of new software products with end users;

  • Demonstrating experience working with product and software development teams;

  • Utilizing project and people management skills; Must be able to function as a project leader as well as an individual contributor;

  • Demonstrating proficiency with design and prototyping tools such as AdobeCC, Sketch, InVision, Pixate, and Framer;

  • Demonstrating knowledge of capabilities and limitations of Web technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, Flash, and CSS;

  • Utilizing excellent communication and organization skills; and,

  • Demonstrating a passion for creating products that resonate emotionally with people.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.


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