UX Product Designer in Berry Hill, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Understands and advocates the role of design in the product development process while championing for the needs of the user
  • Utilizes the Design Thinking process as a framework for product discovery and innovative problem solving
  • Collaborates cross functionally with internal/external stakeholders to help define, develop and deliver best-in-class experiences for web and mobile products
  • Well versed with interaction design, motion design, and graphic design and creates related deliverables (comps, redlines, wireframes, etc.)
  • Works closely and effectively with other designers, managers, Product Management, and Engineering
  • Actively participates in design critiques, executive design reviews, studios and workshops with peers across UX and UI disciplines, as well as product management and executive leadership
  • Able to work effectively in a fast-moving environment, juggle multiple projects, and prioritize work according to roadmap discovery and delivery schedules
  • Sketch and present UI concepts, including visual design and behaviors with paper sketches, wireframes, task/workflows, simple working prototypes, or whatever form best communicates your ideas.
  • Conducts user-centered research and testing using advanced methodologies and techniques
  • Works closely with A/B testing and site analytics teams to interpret quantitative/qualitative customer data and inform thoughtful design decisions
  • Presents UX recommendations in the appropriate fidelity to effectively communicate ideas and proposed customer experiences (i.e. sketches, concept storyboarding, wireframes, user flows and prototypes)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in human computer interaction, user experience, visual arts, graphic design or related field from a four-year university or equivalent degree from college.
  • 3-5 years of related UX design experience preferably in mobile applications.
  • Demonstrated experience with designing user experiences across various design modalities
  • Familiar with interaction design and information architecture methods and principles.
  • Attention to detail and ability to creatively problem solve.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills with the ability to effectively interact with all stakeholders including senior leadership.
  • Ability to work effectively with and support the needs of a team
  • Proven track record of balancing multiple priorities simultaneously and negotiating work flow, while meeting deadlines.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Responsive design
  • Familiarity in CSS, Interface and Web Application Development.
  • Familiarity with web standards/guidelines and designing for accessibility (WCAG 2.0)