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User Experience Lead (Irvine, CA)
We are seeking a User Experience Lead who is responsible for creating engaging experiences across a vast product line for a global software company. The UX Lead will inspire members of our team to develop consistent and award-winning products, interfaces and experiences.
Set the long-term vision and strategy for user experience and develop tactics to achieve the vision
Create artifacts to visually communicate designs and user interaction for products and services to Product Management, R&D, and users
Use and create pattern libraries to standardize interactions between web and mobile products
Design products that provide value, and are usable, adoptable, and desirable
Collaborate with Usability Analysts to conduct user studies
Lead design review sessions with the PDX team, stakeholders, and technologists
Lead process improvement discussions and implementations
Provide design leadership across the Product Design and Experience organization as well as R&D and Product Management
Assist Product Management and feature teams in defining functional interaction requirements specifications
8+ years of relevant interaction design experience required
Expert with interaction design tools and principles
Expert in mainstream graphics software and interactive prototyping, including but not limited to: Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash), Balsamiq, Axure
Strong knowledge and proven experience with mobile and web design standards and technologies (iOS, Android, Windows 8, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, etc.)
BA or MA in Interaction Design, or HCI, or equivalent experience strongly preferred
BFA or MFA in Illustration, Graphic Design or Computer Graphics desired
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be detail oriented with strong organization skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and under time constraints. Understanding of agile development process and methodologies (waterfall/scrum) and how iterative design process integrates
Experience in design for ecommerce, business applications, payment solutions, and other enterprise level solutions a plus
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