Aditi Consulting

Company Details

Looking for Sr UX Designer at Austin, TX

Job ID

: 22255


: Austin, TX, USA


: Not Specified

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: 170


: 07-05-2019

Key Skills

UX Design, Sketch, Prototype, Portfolio

Job Description

Job title:       Sr UX Designer
Location:      Austin, TX
Must have skills: 5-7+ years of UX Design and Visual Design experience. Conceptual prototypes, wireframes, user flow experience. This is more on the UX side than UI. Sketch is a must have. Role is web based. Must have a portfolio.
Nice to have skills: Bachelor's Degree. Understanding of Accessibility and HTML/CSS/Javascript coding. Data visualization. Experience with user research or usability testing experience.
Roles & Responsibilities:  In charge of the UX for programs they support. Hand and hand product team, extract business needs - user flows, mock-ups and wire frames. Meeting deadlines and providing updates are most important. FTE will help manage interpersonal relationships at the start with the contractors. Collaborative environment. This will be working on the Client’s Product team.
Client is seeking a Sr. UX Designer with expert capabilities in interaction and visual design. The Sr. UX Designer will help create and improve B2B and consumer applications for both web and mobile experiences. 
The ideal candidate will thrive in a work environment that requires strong independent problem-solving skills, self-direction, and innovative thinking coupled with an aptitude and affinity for team collaboration and open communication. This individual is both highly analytical as well as highly creative, and consistently demonstrates superb design, writing and presentation skills. This individual fosters collaboration both inside and outside the team, evangelizes and promotes UX within the company, and can juggle several high-level projects while delivering A-level work on all of them. This individual is confidently able to justify design decisions based on a thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered design methodologies. Role responsibilities include: 
• Bachelor’s degree in Human Factors, Design, Psychology, Sociology, or related field. 
• 5+ years of experience in Design / UX and/or Research 
Responsibility level 
• Exercises independent judgment with minimal direction from supervisor. 
• Able to collaborate with business partners and build upon their vision using sound UX principles 
Qualifications / Skills 
• Passionate about making web and mobile applications easier to use and accessible to all users 
• Subject Matter Expertise in interaction design. 
• Understanding of design techniques and principles involved in the production of conceptual prototypes and wireframes 
• Strong analytical skills with an ability to communicate concepts and recommendations confidently to a variety of audiences. 
• Thorough, methodical, and exhibits an extreme attention to detail 
• Very strong verbal and written communication skills. Fluent in spoken and written English 
• Strong problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills 
• Self-starter who is comfortable with minimal day-to-day guidance, expertly manages time and independently manages competing, simultaneous projects and deadlines 
• Proficiency designing and developing prototypes using Balsamiq, Invision, or other industry tools 
• Proficiency designing high-fidelty mockups using Photoshop, Sketch or other industry tools. 
• Experience conducting usability tests (including with users with disabilities) a plus 
• Experience coding HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, and/or to web standards a plus 
• Experience working with SCRUM in an Agile environment a plus. 
• Subject Matter Expertise in Accessibility (508/WCAG) a plus. 
• Visual/artistic design skills a plus. 
• Group facilitation and teaching (design thinking) skills a plus. 
Major Job Duties and Responsibilities 
• Design usable, accessible, and engaging user experiences for the web and mobile based on research and best practices. 
• Participate in discovery sessions and help create user journeys, user/task flows, wireframes, hi-fidelity mockups, and other UX artifacts as needed. 
• Translate UX research into design recommendations and UX requirements 
• Work with diverse team of product owners, UX designers, developers, and business partners in a fast paced environment, with quick iterative cycles

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