Sr. Mobile UX Designer

Traeger Wood Pellet Grills - Salt Lake City, UT3.1

Full-timeEstimated: $79,000 - $110,000 a year
Company Description:
Traeger Grills, headquartered in Salt Lake City, has been revolutionizing BBQ grilling and outdoor cooking for 30 years. We obsess over providing world-class experiences to not only our customers, but also to our retail partners and vendors. Recently voted as a 2016,2017, & 2018 Best Company to Work For, and a Top 25 Fastest Growing Company by Utah Business Magazine, we're looking for individuals who are committed to winning. We pride ourselves on maintaining a culture based around teamwork, quality, innovation and constant growth and development. We cook together and we win together!

Job Description:
The Sr. Mobile UX Designer will work cross functionally to develop support for our WiFIRE products and create a rich tailored experience. The qualified individual will have a passion for delivering creative solutions, will assist in a strategically important area of product development, have a high degree of ownership, strong analytical ability, attention to detail, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and an ability to drive consensus across multiple stakeholders.

Sr. UX Designer Responsibilities:
  • Product Management
  • Develops plans for a user's app product experience including inception, strategic positioning, financial benefits and lifecycleanalysis for delivery of an IoT experience
  • Extract, identify, solicit requirements & rules
  • Facilitate communication
  • Organization, plan, timeline
  • Ensure transparency of project progress
  • Assignment tracking & follow-up
  • Deployment planning & coordination
  • Success metric identification
  • Research Activities
  • Stay abreast of unmet customer needs in the technology program of focus and seek innovative solutions
  • Seek continual product and service improvement through customer and channel feedback
  • Build a thorough understanding of market trends including emerging trends and best practices for the experience across multiple platforms
  • Additional Detail:
  • Define and manage project plans for each project and identify scope, critical path items, and cross project dependencies.
  • Facilitate communication & participation from stakeholders.
  • Define, solicit, document and prioritize functional and business requirements
  • Liaison between development and business users
  • Documentation duties using tools like SharePoint, Jira, MS Office Suite, and diagramming tools
  • Incident / ticket management for assigned area
  • Lead multiple projects and project teams simultaneously
  • Development end-user documentation and train on technology solutions in assigned area
  • Host status meetings, working sessions and any ad-hoc discussions required with development team and project stakeholders
  • Testing and QA responsibilities that are not limited to, but include validating data, functional requirements adherence, business process and UI design
  • Manage cross organization integration projects supplying critical data points, coordinating independent work streams while preserving operational effectiveness.
  • Facilitate the development of strategic planning cycles that give the product & development leadership team a framework to ensure alignment on product strategy aligned with agile development methodology philosophy
  • Work & collaborate effectively with geographically distributed IT development team while mainlining contact & communicating with onsite business users.
Technical Competencies:
  • Technical / Digital enterprise project management
  • Demonstrated expertise in SDLC principles. Ability to perform equally in agile, waterfall and hybrid of the two environments
  • Requirements gathering, soliciting, documentation, communication
  • Functional and user acceptance testing techniques and methodologies
  • Experience with IoT, mobile, smart home, and wearable platforms
  • AWS IoT, Xively, or other IoT experience a plus
Non-technical Competencies:
  • Professional documentation ability (written, verbal, diagramming)
  • Analytical aptitude to assist with mining data and reports
  • Ability to work well with both business and technical partners
  • An exemplary organizational and creative problem-solving skill set
  • Effective & comfortable in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication/escalation, time-management, prioritization, leadership and collaboration skills
What We Offer:
  • Generous 401(k) plan
  • Full medical/dental/vision package to fit your needs
  • Open-PTO Policy
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Individual professional development programs and initiatives that help you grow and develop professionally
  • A positive and supportive team to work with
  • Company provided meals throughout the week, Utah Gold Ski and SLC City Golf passes, Discounted Gym Memberships, generous Employee Discount Program, company sponsored Community Service opportunities, and much more!