Sr. User Experience Designer - 62851226 - AW
Major Areas of Accountability:
Create and own the strategic vision for user experience for software products that is consistent with needs of the business
Access and utilize data from multiple sources (requirements, UX research, web analytics, etc.), synthesize the inputs, and develop efficient user scenarios, design patterns, etc.
Gather, understand and translate product requirements and other inputs into interaction design from a user-centered design approach.
Define the preferred methodology for gathering feedback from customers and internal subject matter experts.
Perform research activities including; usability studies, contextual inquiries, beta testing and competitive product analysis.
Create innovative user experiences including concept creation, workflow mapping, task modeling and interaction design.
Collaborate with visual designers and developers to generate initial UI concepts that are consistent with product objectives and corporate visual branding.
Work with the development team through the implementation phase.
Develop, document and employ UX best practices and interaction patterns that guide developers in building clear, efficient and consistent user interface elements.
Translate abstract concepts and problems into simple, elegant, and innovative designs expressed in sketches, diagrams and rapid prototypes.
Develop and build cross-functional team support using design storyboards, wireframes and prototypes.
Coordinate organization level usability design activities and development, providing direction on multiple projects and products.
Help define UX performance metrics and perform post-development usability testing to validate business needs and user goals
Bachelors degree and 7 years relevant experience
Proficient in user experience and user experience design
Must have with prototyping / wireframe tools such as, we are willing to train: Axure, Balsamiq, Photoshop, Illustrator, Expression Blend, Morae, Adobe Creative Suite, OmniGraffle, Visio or equivalent
Must have experience with quotative and qualitive research. Be proficient measurements and metrics.
Must have prior experience with defining metrics and measures for task based approached and at application level. How do we capture baseline measurements around effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction; how effective is the user with legacy app.
Must be Proficient in design for desktop applications. Very technical domain, experience with motion control, industrial automation. Could be medical devices etc.
Prior experience designing user interfaces for software products across multiple platforms with emphasis on Microsoft Windows desktop application
Experience with research techniques such as usability testing and contextual inquiry
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Equal Opportunity Employer