Previous Job
Previous
Lead UX Designer
Ref No.: 18-25090
Location: Richfield, Minnesota
Title: Lead UX Designer
Duration: 04 Months with possible extension
Location: Richfield, MN

Details: Our client, a top national retailer, is looking for a Lead UX Designer responsible for driving projects through all stage gates and defining experiences. In this role, you will deliver full UX lifecycle deliverables for multiple fast-paced projects.

MUST HAVE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
  • Strong UX Design experience
  • Experience delivering experience briefs, user journey maps, user flows, task flows, wireframes and functioning prototypes
  • Experience with various development/engineering approaches to understand how IT strategy impacts the user experience
  • Experience delivering digital solutions to a variety of industries
  • Experience working in a large corporate environment
  • Experience in lead role, defining projects and solutions, and leading teams
  • Experience providing direction to a number of resources
  • Experience with standard UX deliverable tool experience (Adobe, Sketch, Axure, etc)
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Experience with Macs

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
  • Experience designing and leading design for B2B applications
  • Experience with task-based applications as opposed to e-commerce or brochure-ware sites
  • Agile/Iterative experience
  • Project Management experience, PMP certification
  • Strong ability to assert a point of view positively
  • Strong ability to collaborate and present work across UX, business and development resources
  • Ability to advocate for UX solutions
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever changing, ambiguous environment
  • Ability to work within a multi-person UX team

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Act as the UX lead for multiple fast paced projects.
  • Drive projects through all stage gates and defining experiences.
  • Deliver full UX lifecycle deliverables.
  • Drive conversations, meetings, collaboration sessions and project definition between business, IT, and UX teams.
  • Responsible for driving projects through all stage gates and defining experiences via leading a team of UX Designers.
  • Take a client service approach to corporate relationships and act as a liaison between all project teams.
  • Collaborate with other UX resources to deliver the optimal UX solution based on requirements.
  • Estimate new scope work.
  • Act as the sole UX voice on the team but collaborate closely with other Retail UX team members and regularly consult with the UX Manager over the project.
  • Represent the larger Retail UX voice and champion company standards, industry best practices, and the voice of the user throughout discovery and development as a part of the business and technical teams.
  • Solve complex, multi-faceted problems and providing collaborative direction through whiteboard sessions, IA deliverables and design assets while understanding the limitations of various systems and the audience they are designing for.

Regards,

Gaurav Vatsa
13454 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 120, Herndon, VA 20171
Direct: 703-889-6667 | Fax: 703-889-6500
GauravV@LanceSoft.com | www.LanceSoft.com
Contingent Workforce | Enterprise Solutions | Engineering Services