Senior UX Designer

Employer
Intersections Inc.
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
May 18, 2017
Closes
May 23, 2017
Hours
Full Time
A division of Intersections Inc., Identity Guard is a leading provider of identity risk management, privacy protection and other subscription based services for consumers. Our core services monitor personal information for our consumers, aggregate it into digestible, consumer-friendly reports and alerts, and provide personalized education and support to help our customers understand their information and take the actions they deem appropriate. Since its business was founded in 1996, Intersections has helped protect the identities of more than 47 million consumers. The UX group at Identity Guard is central in ensuring we have the best possible personal information security experience. Working closely with Product, Development, and Marketing, UX (at its core) keeps the user front-of-mind at each step of the product development process. In addition, we drive user research, interaction and visual design for the New Product group. An online portfolio is required to be considered for this role. Please ensure the URL to your portfolio is included in your resume. Oversees the user experience around Identity Guard's newest products and initiativesTranslates (and occasionally helps define) high-level business and product requirements into simple, elegant experiencesDevelops workflows; IA and interaction wireframesFunctions as a customer advocate by keeping the end user's goals front and center at all stages of the design and development processHelps define, create and evolve the UX design philosophy and pattern library, keeping an eye out for ways to evolve and expandGathers key stakeholder feedback and inputProvides UX QA supportMentors junior designers of all flavors: UX, UI, and VizStays on top of the latest trends in the digital UX design worldConducts user research: user interviews, testing, and competitive analysisBachelor's degree in Arts or Science preferred5+ years work experience designing user interfaces for a web-based application or service preferredSelf-directed, confident, able to work well across several departments and under tight deadlinesMust be passionate about promoting and defending the best possible user experienceExpert in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Sketch and familiar with rapid prototyping and workflow design toolsExcellent communication, creative, and problem solving skillsExperience working in agile development environments a plusExperience with data visualization and application design a plusExperience designing for multiple delivery platforms (mobile, tablet, desktop) a big plus Intersections and its subsidiaries participate in E-Verify. Click here to learn more about this program. EOE M/F/D/V