UX Manager in Salt Lake City, UT

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Lucid Software Inc   •  

Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Industry: Enterprise Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

Our mission is to make working visually easy and essential for everyone. We hold true to our core values of: (1) innovation in everything we do; (2) passion & excellence in every area; (3) providing individual empowerment, initiative and ownership; and (4) teamwork over ego.


Responsibilities

  • Coach and mentor other team members to design experiences, interactions, and features that improve product value for continued growth and success (Lucidchart)
  • Understand customer problems, clearly define design solutions and provide detailed deliverables within Agile/Scrum system constraints
  • Develop partnership with product managers to understand business needs
  • Strengthen larger design team and help evangelize department value throughout organization
  • Contribute to process and system improvements that increase effectiveness of overall design team
  • Support engineers in translating and implementing your designs


Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in visual design, human factors, user experience, psychology, computer science, software interface design, or a related field
  • Sound knowledge of core design methods (sketching, wireframing, storyboarding, etc)
  • Ability to describe and hold team accountable to success metrics
  • Passion for evaluating design solutions with qualitative and quantitative analysis
  • Ability to design under different constraints: Thoroughly contributing to long-term strategic projects while positively contributing to last-minute fixes and short-term solutions - sometimes without all the information present to make comfortable design decisions
  • Ability to understand multiple complex domains at once to guide multiple individual contributors
  • Can communicate sound design rationale through different mediums and design deliverables (whiteboard, mocks, presentations, prototypes)
  • Experience designing content-creation applications and working with complicated back-end constraints
  • Thrive working in a fast-paced, startup type environment and keep others energized and excited
  • Real passion for learning and a willingness to see the world through someone else's point of view


Preferred Qualifications

  • 6+ years of UX design experience
  • Experience leading and managing teams
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Bias towards finding solutions vs. shutting down ideas


Valid Through: 2019-10-21