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User Experience Designer
Ref No.: 17-07278
Location: Manhattan Beach, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/03/2017
Location: Manhattan Beach, CA
Position Type: 6 Months Contract
No possibility of Remote

The Role: User Experience Designer

User Experience Designers drive UX strategy and interaction design to create products that engage and inspire. They have a strong understanding of design thinking, human-centered design, human computer interaction and are fluent in the latest technology trends. They are innovative problem solvers, self-starters and strong collaborators who excel in a fast paced environment.

The Responsibilities
:: Participate in concept sessions leveraging ethnographic research and design thinking.
:: Introduce trends and exemplars across a variety of emerging technologies like AI, IoT, VR and AR.
:: Balance customer frictions and needs with our client's business goals, market viability and technical feasibility.
:: Hands on delivery of concepts, personas, user journeys, storyboards, system maps, user flows,
wireframes, visual design comps and prototypes with Sketch, Adobe CS, InVision, and other tools.
:: Incorporate user research and usability testing to iterate on product solutions.
:: Collaborate effectively with multi-disciplinary teams including management consultants, product managers,
engineers, marketers and corporate executives.
:: Communicate the product's vision and articulate design decisions and trade-offs to partners and clients, both
verbally and visually.
:: Partner with engineering to ensure designs are properly implemented.
:: Work with marketing to develop brand guidelines, online advertising and websites.
:: Contribute to the design cohort through knowledge sharing and presentations with other designers.