UX Designer in Plano, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/10/2020

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Job Description

PURPOSE:

In this role, you'll be responsible for designing intuitive and innovative products and features that improve the health of our participants and provide a measurable impact for employers and health plans.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborate with Product Managers to create impactful user experiences that improve current features and deliver innovative new ones
  • Drive the design process from concepting through wireframing & prototyping to finalized visual design
  • Create wireframes, prototypes, user flows and storyboards as appropriate for each new project
  • Work cohesively with others on the Product team and the Technology teams to move new products and features through testing, iteration, development and delivery
  • Present your designs and defend your perspective within internal teams
  • Maintain and manage digital brand consistency including but not limited to typography, interface design, colors and best practices
  • Assist with user acceptance testing to ensure development meets expectations
  • Develop great working relationships with other teams including Technology, Project Success Managers, Coaching team, etc.

  • Research and keep current with user experience and behavioral design best practices in order to serve as a subject matter expert

You'll also need to be equipped with the knowledge, skills and abilities to do the job, including but not limited to:

  • Possessing a gift of being able to take an idea and turn it into a visual representation to more clearly convey an experience
  • Having the curiosity to learn about the wellness industry and employee healthcare to ensure all creative deliverables truly accomplish their goals
  • Maintaining a passion for great design and always wanting to tweak and improve previous design experience
  • Being organized and capable of effectively managing multiple projects and/or campaigns at one time
  • Be a self-starter who can complete multi-phased projects independently without supervision
  • Must be able to synthesize input from multiple sources (analytics data, customer insights, technical feasibility, legal consequences, etc.) in decision-making
  • Ability to collaborate with internal/external resources at all levels including project managers, technologists, business development, and executives
  • An interest in health improvement, especially related to population health
  • Being flexible, open-minded, and willing to chip in where needed in order to thrive on our small, multi-faceted team

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Exceptionally curious about participant behavior, needs and thoughts
  • Strong visual aesthetic
  • Great communicator, collaborator, and interrogator
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong aptitude for learning
  • Great attention to details
  • Big picture thinking

GENERAL WORKING CONDITIONS:

General office working conditions exist. Desk located in workstation area with little or no privacy. Involves extended periods of sitting at a workstation performing computer duties. Constant flow of interruptions by personnel, visitors to area and telephone calls.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Bachelors degree in interaction design, digital design, human factors, or similar or others bachelors degree with similar experience

Experience:

  • Must have a minimum of 4 years of UX/UI design experience
  • Must be proficient in Photoshop, Sketch, InVision, Omnigraffle, and/or other tools necessary for the position
  • Experience creating visual system, delivering beautiful, high fidelity, production-ready designs