Lead UX designer in Richfield, MN at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 1/28/2020

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Lead UX Designer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Lead UX Designer. Our client's Retail User Experience team seeks a passionate, collaborative, and outgoing candidate to join their fast-paced group. The candidate will have a strong attention to detail throughout the lifecycle of a project, and oversee quality assurance to ensure final product meets UX standards. The candidate will be responsible for applying strategy and requirements to flows, then design UX flows through finished screen design deliverables for our employee-facing application. This will support an effort to re-platform an existing application to a mobile based environment.

Collaboration is at the center of how we develop experiences and you will be able to hold conversations with, and present to business analysts, business stakeholders, project managers, UX peers, and developers. You should also be comfortable working across multiple projects in a fast-paced environment and have the ability to self-define tasks, deadlines, and next steps as needed.

Looking for ability to perform the role of UX Practice Leader with emphasis on collaboration with team members, vetting requirements, IA & Design, and must be able to develop strategy for experience flows, direct work to UX designers for low-fidelity, high-level wires to gain alignment with all key stakeholders for finished flows and designs. Will be responsible for evaluating and confirming the functionality delivered to development team and QA for internal users.

Responsibilities:

  • Produce a variety of UX deliverables for both information architecture and visual design.
  • Must understand mobile first and be proficient in designing for touch devices.
  • Be responsible for creating flows and wireframes to depict interaction solutions that are inline with business and IT requirements.
  • Be responsible for designing solutions and delivering assets that adhere the Retail Visual Design Language, used to guide all design decisions for our Retail applications
  • Able to quickly and seamlessly move between designing for different platforms and fully understand the nuances between all.
  • Ability to work with business product owners, IT developers, business analysts, and other project resources.
  • Ability to translate business requirements and strategy documents into simple, concise and compelling solutions.
  • Ability to present UX work and findings to a variety of audience, including business product owners, IT resources, and senior leaders in the enterprise.
  • Perform UX quality assurance against developed applications and log defects with development teams.
  • Collaborate with other UX resources to deliver the optimal UX solution based on requirements.
  • Seek and gain alignment across business and discipline groups.
  • Deliver UX assets to third party, off-site development team for implementation

Qualifications:

  • Portfolio required for submission (online or PDF is acceptable)
  • Portfolio must include user flows, wireframes and visual designs
  • 5+ years' experience delivering digital solutions to a variety of industries
  • Touch and mobile first experience required
  • Experience working on website, tablet applications and other touch-based interfaces
  • Understanding of HTML/CSS (position does not include front-end development)
  • Strong ability to collaborate and assert a point of view positively
  • Comfortable with ambiguity

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in user experience, graphic design, marketing, human factors or similar
  • InVision or Axure prototyping skills
  • Sketch App skills
  • Sketch is ideal
  • Jira
  • InVision
  • Comfortable collaborating and presenting work to business and IT partners
  • Ability to thrive with ambiguity and change
  • Self-driven and pro-active

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.