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UX Designer

Company: Open Systems Technologies
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Our client is looking for a UX Designer to join their team in Chesapeake, VA.
As a UX Designer you will be responsible for researching, designing, and continuously enhancing user experiences for our customers while improving customer engagement, satisfaction, and conversion. You will display exceptional interface design and creative problem-solving skills with expert-level hands-on knowledge of creating wireframes, prototypes, and detailed mockups utilizing industry-standard tools, such as Figma or Axure. You will engage in data-driven user research and discovery to identify user pain points and opportunities. You will collaborate with product managers and all related stakeholders to define, ideate, test, and validate multichannel experiences to help deliver world-class user-centric designs.
As an ideal candidate you will lead multifaceted UX design projects for the organization's digital initiatives and utilize your knowledge of UX processes, tools, and industry best practices combined with excellent management skills.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform research and define UX strategy based on user behaviors.
  • Lead the UX process through phases including defining, researching, analyzing, designing, and validating.
  • Utilize a process-driven approach to develop wireframes, prototypes, and detailed visual mockups based on strategy and insights.
  • Create guidelines and collaborate with product managers, stakeholders, and outside business partners to ensure end-to-end design execution.
  • Conduct brainstorming sessions to explore UX routes and generate ideas.
  • Develop personas, storyboards, sitemaps, and screen flows.
  • Communicate UX Design verbally and visually to all stakeholder and productively capture and address feedback.
  • Work closely with the Product Managers and the Director of UX and Product Management to continuously enhance user experiences, identify issues, and provide solutions.
  • Collaborate with Operations, Marketing, IT, and other teams to ensure design implementation and delivery.
  • Develop and maintain design specifications and ensure consistencies through products.
  • Scope UX Design initiatives and manage deliverables.
  • Be an advocate for UX Design best practices and ensure multichannel design consistencies while staying aligned with emerging trends and technologies.
    Minimum Requirements/Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree or higher in UX/UI Design or Human-Computer Interaction, or related field.
    • 3+ years of experience in omnichannel UX/UI Design.
    • Expert knowledge of building prototypes and wireframes in Figma, Axure, Adobe XD or other similar programs.
    • Expert knowledge of user-centered design, methodologies, and UX best practices.
    • Good understanding of Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, HTML, CSS.
    • Proven record of identifying and solving complex UX problems through a process-driven approach.
    • Experience in conducting usability tests and design validation.
    • Experience in conducting comparative analysis and research through interviews, surveys, observation, and immersion.
    • Ability to lead and prioritize multiple UX design deliverables under tight timelines.
    • Basic understanding of Google Analytics or similar web analytics platform.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Passion for innovation and digital product development.
    • E-commerce experience is a plus.
    • Must be fully vaccinated from COVID-19, as defined by the CDC, by the date of hire. Proof of vaccination required. Request for medical or religious accommodation must be made prior to the start date

Keywords: Open Systems Technologies, Chesapeake , UX Designer, Other , Chesapeake, Virginia

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