UX Designer

Fiddich Consulting
  • Other India
  • Confidential
  • 8-12 years
  • 19 Jun 2015

  • Software Design & Development

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services, IT/ Technology - Mobile/ VAS Applications
Job Description

Specifically, you will:

* Participate in the planning process for new features and projects
* Work across retail consumer facing, partner facing, business facing and internal operations facing tools and systems and provide leadership for user experience in each of these areas
* Develop and iterate on concepts for web, mobile, and tablet design experiences in a fast-paced team environment
* Develop and contribute to wireframes, mockups, and interactive prototypes
* Own the production of world-class designs and documents for presentation to engineers, managers, peer design teams, and senior executives
* Refine your designs, considering live customer data, market research, and usability studies
* Assist in the development and evaluation of persona's, user stories, and usability studies
* Work with a top-notch engineering team to implement solutions based on your design

Key Responsibilities:

* Design the current experiences while planning for the direction of future iterations.
* Quickly iterate on multiple interactive design solutions and work through details.
* Advocate for your design solutions by putting them in context of business and user goals.
* Develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
* Work alongside engineers, product managers and other designers throughout all stages of the production cycle.
* Adeptly handle changing priorities throughout a product life cycle
* Assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in user research and assessing performance metrics.
* Present design work to multiple teams for review and feedback.
* Assist defining design guidelines, patterns, and libraries. Perform metrics analysis to inform design/UX optimization efforts
* Positively influence the discipline of design across the company, by regularly contributing to and leading cross-organizational design events, discussions, and initiatives.
* Recruit, assess, hire, develop, and retain an organization of outstanding UX personnel.
* Assemble a manage a small team of designers
Basic Qualifications:
* 8+ years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar role.
* An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating user-centered design solutions is a requirement for application (personal projects okay.)
* Proficiency (3+ years) in a variety of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Axure, Fireworks, and Dreamweaver.
* Proven track record presenting to and influencing people, from other designers to senior executive management
* Fluent in English, with impressive communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
* Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience

Preferred Qualification:

* Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and design, as well as strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques.
* Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
* Ability to prototype in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS is a strong plus.
* Ability to think strategically and execute methodically.
* Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project milestones and deadlines.
* Proficiency with web and accessibility standards.
* Experience designing mobile web, and/or on-device mobile applications.
* Experience managing small to large design team
* Adeptly handle changing priorities throughout a product life cycle
* Exemplary team player with a positive attitude and an enduring sense of humor.

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