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


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.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Principal UX Product Designer


Posted 2 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 3/26/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-06-24T00:00 If you are a senior, team-oriented UX professional with experience bringing consumer electronics to life, someone who is driven by a passion for great UX, who finds great joy in delivering polished, systemic solutions that are pragmatically realized, and loved by users, we need you! At Roku, you will be our humble expert on the Roku platform UI pattern library, working directly with engineering, bringing refined experiences to life on millions of TVs. You will use your systems-thinking as well as your attention to details to strengthen the integrity and cohesiveness of our product UX, encouraging Engineering, product teams and others to think, design and build products that will bring delight and utility to Roku fans, old and new. We need a very technical interaction designer with a very strong software engineering mindset; an individual who understands all the micro-states of an interaction and can channel his/her passion for design excellence to partner with Engineering, deliver well-documented solutions, and be the UX champion of our UI pattern library and system integrity. If this resonates with you, apply for this role! We're a small team that's highly experienced, at the table, and impactful; we're eager to help you grow your career through involvement in exciting, impactful projects, brainstorms, and the camaraderie of a team that does great things. Role and responsibilities: * Deliver designs that span all project phases from concept and design to production and documentation (e.g., evaluations, task flows, scenarios, information architectures, interaction models, wireframes, storyboards, low-fidelity prototypes, specs, and guidelines) * Convert ambiguity and opportunity into design solutions * Quickly and accurately assess a situation and define the "problem space" to properly account for all things to be considered and ensure the right problem is fully understood and being addressed * Work closely with Engineering to negotiate, define, design, and develop pragmatic solutions * Clearly and concisely present, educate, justify, and analyze design concepts, solutions, and alternatives * Create holistic solutions leveraging (or extending) existing patterns to strengthen our UI paradigm and design language * Create clear design documentation and guidelines * Champion our UI patterns and guidelines, ensuring awareness, understanding, and proper use across the UX team * Represent and ensure UX integrity when collaborating with others to address end-user, brand, technology, and business requirements * Help improve Roku's design culture (e.g., best practices, tools, deliverables, relationships, etc.) Experience and Qualifications: * 10+ years of digital interaction design experience * Strong knowledge and experience with UI engineering (e.g., UI engineers, game designers, deep web/mobile designers) * Clear, logical, and detailed design documentation * Deep, tireless, pragmatic champion of UI patterns and systems thinking * Solid interaction design sensibility at every stage of a product design and development life cycle * Ability to deal with ambiguity and successfully juggle multiple, varying assignments from conception to completion in a fast-paced environment * Strong project management skills with ability to define, plan, lead, and drive projects forward * Strong communication and listening skills, applied toward education and explanation, analysis and definition, and negotiation and collaboration Relevant Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD in areas such as Human Factors, HCI, Cognitive Science, Psychology, Computer Science, etc #LI-KM1 Roku San Jose CA

Pwc Labs - UX Designer