12 days old
2018-05-142018-06-11

UX Designer

Los Angeles, CA 90071
  • Job Code
    620697

Basic Function


As a member of the User Design team, the UX Designer analyzes client/colleague/user needs to create a world-class user experience for our colleague programs/applications used on desktop, mobile, kiosk and any interactive device. Working with stakeholders, create application/website strategies to satisfy user needs. Define site architecture and navigation. Conduct or coordinate user research and document intended user experience.



Responsibilities



Information Architecture & Interaction Design



  • Brainstorm and collaborate with business owners, business analysts, developers, and other stakeholders to identify user interface needs and define use cases.
  • Defines interaction design through building an interactive Axure prototype for individual screen elements, navigation, and interactions.
  • Provide an initial list of usability ideas, questions, and suggestions during requirement-gathering phase. Surface these to help shape business requirements and push for user experience requirements.
  • Develop UX/IA documentation (outlines, process flows, sketches, scenarios, site maps, wireframes, and interactive prototypes) for web/desktop/ mobile/kiosk/interactive applications to define functionality and user behavior.
  • Responsible for "wireframing" design solutions and creating bank user experience patterns to be reused in bank applications.
  • Analyze and interpret existing business documentation, requirements, features, and functionalities per project.
  • Conducts or coordinates user research and acts as the voice for users/ clients/colleagues during the project. Iterates on design ideas during the research process. Becomes the voice of user needs and user feedback from research sessions.
  • Conducts research on new and emerging UX/UI trends to educate and keep current and forward thinking.
  • Participates in post-launch activities to evaluate the customer experience like benchmark testing, heuristic evaluations, keeping track of how ux benchmarks are being met.


Usability Testing



  • Responsible for integrating the User Testing process and other research activities into UX projects
  • Develops prototype and makes appropriate revisions to wireframes
  • Works with business to develop usability test script
  • Analyze data collected from prototype test group and submit final report of usability revision recommendations to project stakeholders.


Copywriting (nice to have)



  • Provides clear and concise web copy for client facing and colleague facing systems.


Basic Qualifications



  1. Minimum 5 year's experience with information architecture and interaction design of web sites
  2. Minimum 2 years of experience using interaction design tools for prototyping like Axure
  3. Minimum 2 years leading and defending user experience projects and client interaction



Job Skills and Knowledge



  • Bachelors or advanced degree in Interaction Design, Human Computer Interaction, Science, Cognitive Psychology, Computer Science, Visual Design or a similar field preferred
  • Prefer background in digital agency, retail, automotive industry, financial services institution, or large ecommerce site
  • Experience managing client relationships and complex deliverables
  • Highly skilled at wireframe creation and effective documentation development and requirements documentation
  • Strong understanding of responsive design as well as touch design best practices
  • Experience with Axure, Sketch, InVision, OmniGraffle, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign,etc ), Visio, User Research
  • Strong collaboration, organizational and analytical skills, working with cross-functional teams and external users
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required, with strong preference for prior education/training experience
  • Ability to adapt to evolving trends in design and development

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