Lead Experience Designer

United States  |   Contract  |   Remote

About the Job

Bounteous is looking for a Contract Lead Experience Designer who has a passion for creative problem solving and a desire to lead fast-paced and dynamic experience design engagements. This is a leadership role ideal for an organized and detail-oriented individual who insists upon delivering high quality solutions that are both data-driven and user-centric. The ideal candidate is a naturally engaging storyteller who enjoys collaborating with cross-disciplinary teams to further user experience best practices at every opportunity.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Produce, present and oversee user experience deliverables including sitemaps, wireframes, prototypes, experience strategy documentation, process flows etc.
  • Facilitate discovery activities with limited oversight such as design workshops, stakeholder interviews, accessibility audits, expert reviews, competitive reviews, etc.
  • Conduct user research activities such as user testing, persona development, and user journeys.
  • Collaborate within multi-disciplinary teams to create innovative, best-in-class, customer-centric solutions
  • Contribute to the establishment of experience design standards, deliverables and methodologies within the organization
  • Mentor junior staff to create polished deliverables, improve presentation skills, and guide personal growth
  • Stay informed of UX best practices, trends, tools, and participate in the local UX community
  • Contribute to our culture and atmosphere, quality of work, and growth into the next generation of user experience designers

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 6 years of experience as a UX professional
  • BS/BA in Human-Computer Interaction, Graphic Design, Information Systems, Computer Science, or equivalent work experience
  • Ability to lead engagements to provide a strong voice for UX within blended teams
  • Background in mobile design
  • Experience presenting work to clients, facilitating workshops and conducting stakeholder interviews
  • Experience in leading user research and testing including planning, creation and moderation
  • Strong background in human factors, information architecture, and user-centered design methodology
  • Ability to create wireframes, sitemaps, navigation flows, user journeys, process flows, interaction design, and specs
  • Understanding of responsive design, accessibility issues, and Agile methodology
  • Ability to manage several projects simultaneously
  • In depth knowledge of design and presentation software, specifically: Sketch, Invision, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and staff to achieve desired outcomes and build strong alliances and relationships
  • Excellent listener with a passion for user experience
  • Consulting/Agency experience is a plus

About the Company

Bounteous

https://www.bounteous.com/

We co‑innovate with the world’s most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences.

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