Senior UX Engineer in Portland, Oregon at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

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Job Description

WHO OUR CLIENT IS:

  • High-Growth Publicly traded organization with revenues over $15B; Highly diversified with over 45,000 customers and 100+ locations in North America
  • Highly acquisitive company is one of the fastest growing in North America; more than 84,000 employees at 229 locations globally
  • Multi-billion dollar business model that embraces a fast-paced and innovative culture with heavy growth by way of acquisition

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY:

  • Company offers upward mobility and promotion from within
  • Excellent benefits and team oriented work environment

WHERE YOU WILL BE:

  • Portland, OR

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences
  • Enable product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and testing experiences for digital products; facilitate and lead design studio workshops
  • Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions
  • Make strategic design and user experience decisions related to core and new functions/features
  • Collaborate with others, prioritize decisively and communicate with authority when needed
  • Inspire and mentor other UX and project team members
  • Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs
  • Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas; communicate clearly with internal and external customers
  • Showcase your knowledge of the industry's latest trends and technologies

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:

  • Required Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree in a related field
    • 5 years of UX design experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Preferred Qualifications
    • Expertise in standard UX software such as Axure, Sketch, Abstract and InVision
    • A deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design
    • Extensive experience using UX design best practices to design solutions
    • A solid grasp of user-centered design (UCD) planning and conducting user research, user testing, rapid prototyping and heuristic analysis; ability to address usability and accessibility concerns
    • Experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments; experience leading and facilitating design studio workshops
    • Ability to work with various stakeholders to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet user/business needs and vision; able to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas and solutions to teams and clients
    • A passion for all things UX and other areas of design and innovation; empathy for user pain points and affinity for finding solutions
    • Ability to work effectively in a team setting, including synthesizing abstract ideas into concrete design implications; passion for collaborating and communicating well with teams and stakeholders via a distributed model to regularly deliver design solutions for approval
    • Strong capabilities for receiving feedback and constructive criticism
    • Solid knowledge/continuous research of the most up-to-date information, trends and technologies

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