Sr User Experience Designer

Employer
Asurion
Location
Sterling, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
The Senior User Experience Designer reports to the Team Lead and is responsible for creating outstanding user experiences, collaborating with peers and other departments to define, develop, launch and measure successful products, and sharing talents and expertise with fellow designers.A Senior User Experience Designer is a problem solver that is organized, detailed and extremely collaborative. They must also be passionate, positive and capable of making complex things simple for our users.Senior User Experience Designers bring the business strategy to life through user centric solutions in user experience and industry leading visual design . They are also expected to support presenting work to executive level stakeholders and represent the creative process at all stages of an engagement.Job DescriptionCreate detailed navigation flows, site maps, user stories, wireframes and interactions that are user centric and proactively solve for the more complex experiences.Skilled at performing interface design critiques and providing objective feedback to designers.Collaborate effectively within a journey or project team to champion great UX in the face of technical constraints.Identifies and facilitates opportunities for collaboration and information sharing across site-specific journey teams.Adept at partnering with team members to drive the design of brilliant digital experiencesRaises the standard by applying the latest interaction design approaches, design templates and processes.Oversee the end-to-end design process and deliverable set to effectively conceptualize and communicate the design approach and detailed interaction behaviors required within a project or team.Create detailed visual design mockups and production ready artwork for the digital products and experiences crafted by the Asurion Design Group.Support other Interaction Designers on the team. Help in presenting work to peers, partner teams, and leadership for review and feedbackProvide creative leadership within a project working closely with product management and engineering partners to develop use cases, and high-level requirements.Help support a team of industry-leading UX designers to take the web browsing experience to the next level.Provide training situations to share discipline and tool expertise for team membersDriven to solve problems quickly and keep things moving.Executes redesign decisionsTypically partners with team members when presenting to senior leadership. Qualifications:BS Interaction Design, Industrial Design, Architecture or similarMasters preferred5-6+ years in Engineering or User Experience Design, Portfolio of sample projects highlighting design for web based applications, mobile applications & consumer facing web sites and/or applications. No previous management requiredDeep passion for digital products and channels, constantly keeping abreast of latest trends, best practices and competitive activityWorks well with ambiguity or when requirements are still being solidified. Proven experience showing clear understanding of the intersection between user needs, technology requirements, and business goals.