Description Accountable for planning, developing and implementing one or more products, or portions of key products. Accountable for profit and loss or budgetary management for assigned products. Gathers input to define product concepts justifies expenditures for products articulates and analyzes markets evaluates technologies develops detailed requirements, feature definitions and implementation plans. Leads cross-functional teams to envision new product features.
We are looking for a midlevel Interaction Designer to help design intuitive interfaces that solve complex interactions with elegance and simplicity. With a mobile-first mindset the designer with deliver innovative, delightful, and high-impact user experiences that excite business users and differentiate our products from others. Reporting Relationships Reports to the Director, Product Design Essential Functions Participate setting the long-term vision and strategy for user experience and develop tactics to achieve the vision Create artifacts to visually communicate designs and user interaction for products and services to Product Management, RD, and users UI workflows Navigation structures Information designs Storyboards Wireframes Mockups Prototypes Workflow models User interface designs Use and create pattern libraries to standardize interactions between web and mobile products Design products that provide value, and are usable, adoptable, and desirable Value—product features are aligned with user needs Usable—product is easy to use Adoptable—products are easy to access and install Desirable—product is engaging to use in the intended context, and is visually appealing Collaborate with Usability Analysts to conduct user studies Develop mockups and prototypes, and iterate designs based on usability test results Translate findings into design recommendations to quickly improve product designs early in the design cycle Plan and organize before performing tests or laying out designs Lead design review sessions with the PDX team, stakeholders, and technologists Participate and lead process improvement discussions and implementations Provide design leadership across the Product Design and Experience organization as well as RD and Product Management. Assist Product Management and feature teams in defining functional interaction requirements specifications Qualifications and Requirements BA in Interaction Design, or HCI, or equivalent experience strongly preferred BFA in Illustration, Graphic Design or Computer Graphics desired.
5+ years of relevant interaction design experience required Expert with interaction design tools and principles Strong knowledge and proven experience with mobile and web design standards and technologies (iOS, Android, Windows 8, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, etc.). Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills Must be detail oriented with strong organization skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and under time constraints. Understanding of agile development process and methodologies (waterfallscrum) and how iterative design process integrates. Experience in design for ecommerce, business applications, payment solutions, and other enterprise level solutions a plus.
Interaction Designer (UX Designer, UX Architect, Visual Designer)