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UX Designer  

  • Location: Plano, 75024
  • Salary: 65.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 216779
This international network integration leader has an immediate 12+ month contract opportunity in Plano, TX for a UX Designer. Will be working remotely initially through 2021 but must be available to work onsite in Plano, TX in the future (will by hybrid onsite/remote).  Seeking a dynamic and passionate UX Designer who has a strong curiosity about people and technology. As a UX Designer, you will work under the direct supervision of the Senior Manager - UX Design, to maintain daily communication with Product Owners and Scrum Masters to understand business goals and translate those into design concepts and prototypes.

This position requires customer-focused thinking and the ability to be hands on. Looking for a self-motivated individual who is highly detail-oriented and take pride ad leadership in their deliverables.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with engineering team to ensure that design concepts are feasible and are being implemented in a consistent manner with what was tested in prototypes.
  • Contribute new components to a system that enables rapid and scalable application design in the future.
  • Analyze user testing data and determine what changes should be made to the product.
  • Making sure UX is in line with customer expectations and exceeds industry standards.
  • Finish the outputs in alignment with desired product launches.
Requirements:
  • 2-7 years’ experience in design or previous work experience in technical product environment.
  • Experience managing projects with limited oversight as individual contributor.
  • Evidence of demonstrating mentorship, coaching, and or leadership within previous role(s).
  • Quality and delivery of end to end digital solutions. This means the responsibility of solving problems with chief product owners, product teams and other UX designers — using design thinking skills, research and good design sense.
  • Initiative in developing the vision of products.
  • An active role in mentoring other designers, leading design meetings and assisting other product teams when needed.
  • Thorough, practical understanding of product design and design systems at scale.
  • Excellent proficiency with modern, component driven design and prototyping tools.
  • Previous experience creating interactive design prototypes.
  • Has worked with distributed teams.
  • Be able to present a portfolio of B-to-C products and experiences that you’ve helped launch into the real world and demonstrate cross-platform design experience (web, mobile tablets, email).
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills including consultative, detail-oriented, analytical, verbal & written communication, strong relationship management, and ability to influence.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, high volume, fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment with minimal supervision.
  • Drive as an independent, autonomous, creative thinker that can break out from conventional solutions.
  • A high degree of intellectual curiosity, analytical thinking, energy, and drive to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to travel 0-5%.
Preferred:
  • Experience in prototyping development
  • Previous experience in development (HTML/CSS/JS, Swift, Android, Flutter)
  • Experience with user-centered design process from concept development to launch
  • Co-op experience or intern experience in a similar role

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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