Web Development and Marketing Senior (Contract)

Zebra Technologies - Lincolnshire, IL3.7

New End Date: 12/31/2019

These are the top 3 skills.

? Understand the audience needs and pain points through existing research and analytics, and by conducting new research when appropriate

? Translate business requirements into user experience documentation such as sitemaps, flows, wireframes, and low-fi / high-fi prototypes, highlighting or prioritizing greatest opportunities

? Effectively advocate and present proposed UX approach to senior business leaders in the context of meeting business goals

Duration: 9 months

Senior User Experience Designer

Job description


Senior User Experience Role

As a Senior User Experience Designer you will be a key team member in shaping growing digital footprint. The ideal candidate for this role is outspoken, motivated, detail-oriented and collaborative. They are equally comfortable doing service and system level designs as they are hashing out the detailed wireframes for a single page or component. They understand content strategy, visual design principles, and basic development. Don't worry, we're not asking you do code or produce comps in Photoshop, just to have an understanding of those technologies, and be comfortable talking to a designer and developer to appreciate their perspective and voice yours while jointly designing an experience.

Key Responsibilities:
? Understanding of the target audiences for an experience through existing research documentation & analytics and by conducting new design research when appropriate

? Analyzing and synthesizing design research findings into user needs and goals for an experience

? Working with Product Owner and business stakeholders to understand the business needs for an experience

? Translating business requirements into user experience documentation such as sitemaps, flows, wireframes, and low-fi / high-fi prototypes

? Collaborating with team members on creating and refining user experience guidelines and supporting documentation

? Presenting documentation to business stakeholders for buy-in and sign-off

? Execute on the business? content strategy, including core components, alignment with the Buyer?s Journey and the monitoring of content usage/value.

? Sharing UX guidelines with agency partners, other user experience teams and ensuring they understand the Zebra User Experience vision

? Collaborating with visual designers, copywriters, business analysts and development teams as the user experience travels through the development process

? QA?ing the resulting software to ensure user experience and business goals are met and logging any bugs when there are issues

? Leading/managing a more junior user experience designer

? Reviewing and managing user experience work done by consulting firms/agencies when in-house resources are not available


Required Experience:
? BS or BA degree in Interaction Design, Design Research, Human-Computer Interaction or related field

? 5+ years designing interactions and user experiences for a variety of projects for both B2B and B2C users

? Responsive web design experience

? Experience working in an agile development environment adopting Lean UX principles

Desired Skills and Experience:
? Experience designing mobile applications and social interactions

? Experience using collaboration tools like JIRA and or Basecamp

? Experience with web and mobile development technologies (HTML, CSS, JS)

? Understanding of content strategy and visual design principles

? Ability to work on multiple projects at one time

? Ability to pick up technical and business concepts quickly

? Effective communication skills, both written and verbal

? Excellent organizational, time management, and project management skills

? Motivated to grow and continually improve as a human being, designer, and team member