Design Strategist UX
Position: Design Strategist UXLocation: McLean/Vienna, VAStatus: Freelance/ ContractorEstimated Duration: 40 Hours/Week for 6+ MonthsStarts: Interviewing Next WeekRate: Up to $59/HR DOEJob Description:Our digital client in McLean, VA is looking for a Design Strategist to join their team onsite for at least 6 months.This Design Strategist will lead design initiatives of digital and physical experiences. You will work with internal creative and product teams to create in-person experiences and interactions between customers and their products/locations. You will design the entire service to deliver great experiences.Responsibilities for this Design Strategist:- Attend work sessions with designers and meetings with product teams- Work with the creative team to guide clients through the human-centered design process- Translate insights and strategy into experiential prototypes to communicate your vision through your artifacts- Use a range of methodologies (like design research, service blueprinting, collaborative work session design and facilitation, rapid prototyping, and frameworking) to strategically define ideal experiences across in-person and digital touchpoints- Present to and guide stakeholders along the design journey, leveraging diverse perspectives and skillsets.In this role, you'll use visual and verbal storytelling to share your discoveries, gather and integrate feedback, influence stakeholders, and create energy for an idea or an initiative.Qualifications for this Design Strategist:- At least 3 years of professional experience in design strategy or service design, human-centered design, design thinking tools, and methods, or related field- Bachelors degreeIf you feel you are qualified for this position please send your resume (and samples if applicable) to: View additional job opportunities at www.creativecircle.comCreative Circle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Creative Circle will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact your Recruiter (the person you'll be interviewing with) or a member of our Human Resources team to make arrangements.