UX Designer in Coraopolis, PA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 8/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  962693
UX Designer 
Description
Inspire a team of award winning UX thinkers to build user-centered experiences that set the standard for customer experience excellence in retail.

Responsibilities
  • You will a product team as a leader of the design
  • You seek out innovation in your research and design process to champion new digital experiences that dazzle customers while positively impacting the business.
  • You work in a fast-paced agile environment, collaborating closely with product managers and software engineers, where you have a heightened level of awareness and understanding regarding business strategy and profitability, as well as software development practices.
  • You gather data insights to formulate strategic design decisions during all phases of the product development life cycle.
  • Your presentation skills are top notch, and you are well-known for your effective UX storytelling methods when communicating your research and design findings.
  • You bring hard core design skills, new ideas, and inspire all around awesomeness on the UX team.

Leadership
  • You are beginning to develop your management skills, where you actively coach and develop junior and mid-level designers.
  • You support UX leadership by providing continuous feedback regarding the evolution of team process standards.

Research & Design
  • You know how to lead projects and execute research to gather the right insights needed to shape great digital experiences.
  • You elicit qualitative and quantitative user feedback through usability testing, survey designs, user interviews, data analysis, heuristic evaluations, exploratory research methods, and other modern research practices.
  • You utilize industry standard design tools to create top quality user interfaces, customer interactions, and interactive prototypes.
  • Your UI design skills are top-notch and you contribute to establishing, maintaining and approving style guides and pattern libraries.
  • You possess an expert level understanding of user-centered design practice through the application of type, color, and motion.

Requirements
  • You have a digital portfolio that demonstrates user-centered research and design practices.
  • You’re smart and you have a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or certification in Design, Technology, or a related field to show for it.
  • You have 4+ years of UX experience.
  • You can put us in contact with 2 references who can tell us how awesome you are.

The Perks
  • Only 12 miles from downtown Pittsburgh!
  • Opportunities to travel for research and professional training.
  • Corporate campus amenities include a gym, intramural sports program, cafeteria, and coffee shop.
  • Tuition reimbursement options.

 
If interested and qualified, please send an updated resume to Kelsey Dyke at kdyke@apexsystems.com and best times to discuss.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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