Staff UX Designer

Staff UX Designer

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Synergis

Remote, USA

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Staff UX Designer w/ Automotive Retail company 

100% Remote (travel may be needed once or twice a quarter for user research purposes – travel paid for by client)

6-month contract to hire (full medical, dental & vision benefits offered)

 

The Staff Full-stack UX Designer will collaborate with senior leadership to envision seamless and intuitive customer experiences. The team’s job is to alleviate the complexities of their business by building strong relationships with product owners, subject matter experts, technical development teams, and other critical business departments. Candidates will need to balance user experience expertise, creative insight, and business solutions to deliver customer-focused solutions successfully. This leader will be a decision-maker on enterprise initiatives through vision and approach engagements with senior experienced leads and managers. You will be responsible for large-scale projects, UX strategy, and research, in addition to final content/deliverables across digital properties.

 

Staff Full-stack UX Designer Key Responsibilities:

  • Strong communicator and ability to advocate for the user in both internal and client conversations
  • Ability to educate team members, from C level to junior UX, about the value of UX, its methodologies, and practices
  • User research expertise
  • Ability to create UI wireframes, workflows, and high-fidelity mockups
  • Ability to use analytic tools to explore usability issues to discover patterns and previously hidden insights to enhance the usability of B2C and B2B web properties
  • Experience working on tone and voice, style, and user journeys of personas
  • Experience collaborating with crucial engineering teams to provide product feedback and suggestions to improve the customer experience constantly and overall success of the solutions implemented
  • Extensive experience leading design thinking workshops, collaborative working sessions, and product review meetings
  • Translate feedback into concrete user-centered design solutions
  • Extensive experience creating testing plans and running multivariate, A/B testing, etc.
  • Ability to provide critical feedback and strategic UX support during beta pilots and post-launch deployment
  • Educate team members and stakeholders on usability best practices
  • Keep up to date with industry trends in all fields that relate to UX/UI, including mobile design, IA, technology, responsive design, and B2B standards

 

Staff Full-stack UX Designer Core Competencies:

  • Lean UX
  • Design thinking
  • Agile
  • Kanban
  • Develop and write personas
  • Creation of user journey
  • MVP scoping and task estimation

 

Research

  • UX & Competitive Audit
  • Data gathering
  • Problem statement definition to direct research plan creation
  • User research – ability to lead several research projects and synthesize findings
  • Experience using analytics/AI tools to expedite research efforts is a plus
  • Write survey questionnaires and conduct survey studies
  • Organize and perform usability testing, both moderated and unmoderated
  • Analyze and interpret data into appropriate feedback and recommendations to share with management and team members
  • Perform field research with end-users to understand their working environment and to inform design details
  • Elicit constructive feedback from end-users using standard informal usability techniques and methodologies

 

Testing And Iteration

  • Write and conduct user testing strategies
  • Strong process for testing and iteration
  • Test low-fidelity, medium-fidelity, and high-fidelity prototypes across the different stages of the design process to provide feedback and recommendations to the business
  • QA implemented solutions for ongoing project development and site maintenance

 

UX Strategy

  • Develop visual representations of the interactions, site layout, navigation, controls, workflows, and prioritizations between the user and the system
  • Create interaction design for development and creative purposes
  • Participate in an agile/iterative approach to support site maintenance and improvements on an ongoing basis
  • Produce prototypes of working wireframe designs

 

Senior Full-stack UX Designer Tools:

  • Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD
  • Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Maze and mouseflow
  • Microsoft Office suite
  • JIRA
  • HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript

 

Staff Full-stack UX Designer Qualifications:

  • 6-8 years' experience in user experience strategy working for a large brand
  • Direct experience in driving digital growth in B2C, B2B, digital marketing
  • Experience working with B2B, B2C, digital marketing, and partners
  • Experience of working in a global and virtual environment
  • A solid familiarity with a variety of processes and approaches focusing on user-centered design methods
  • Demonstrates a detail-oriented mindset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Creative ideas with a problem-solving mindset
  • Experience working in an agile/scrum development process
  • Experience developing design deliverables to communicate functional behavior to stakeholders effectively
  • A collaborative attitude

 

 

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About Synergis

Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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