UX / UI Designer

Rose International Inc  •  Saint Louis, MO

5 - 7 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

$250K - $275K
Posted on 02/20/18 by Gagan Kapoor
Rose International Inc
Saint Louis, MO
5 - 7 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
$250K - $275K
Posted on 02/20/18 Gagan Kapoor

Position Title: UX/UI Designer

Position Number: 276186

Desired Skill Set:

CSS, Design, HTML, Human Factor, User Stories, UX DESIGN

Position Description:

Duration: 12months

Our Team 

We?re a passionate and highly collaborative team of UX / product designers working closely with engineers, product managers, and platform leads to research, explore, and iterate on well-crafted user experiences that are innovative, engaging and delightful. We build consensus around our work in everyday interactions through design reviews, workshops, user testing, and presentations to influence the direction of a product, and to inspire the company. 

About You 

You?re a natural problem solver who loves a good challenge. You also know that the first answer is rarely the best answer. You empathetically care about understanding the user?s needs and wants. You always come to the table with more than one option, thoughtfully exploring different directions and how they impact the user?s experience. You can articulate design choices and strategy in a way that?s easily understood by team members and stakeholders from different global organizations. 

Responsibilities 

? Create innovative solutions to difficult challenges using a human centered design methodology 

?Partner withfellow UX architects & designers, product managers, and agile development teams to identify and enact opportunities 

? Coordinate and conduct appropriate user experience techniques throughout a product lifecycle across design, research, and evaluation 

? Identify and execute research or immersion activities including: contextual inquiries, interviews, focus groups, design sprints, journey mapping sessions, card sorts, UX testing, and other techniques 

? Create team and business aligning deliverables including: concise research documentation, personas, current / to be journey maps, workflows, storyboards, wireframes / comps, prototypes, and similar deliverables 

? Analyze and present research results to a wide range of audiences 

? Make design recommendations via wireframes or comps based on expertise and conducted research 

? Express concepts through clear visuals and storytelling 

? Contribute to strategic meetings and decisions 

? Design within an enterprise design system to craft solutions to customer design problems 

? Encourage and uphold high standards for our product experiences 

? Serve as an ambassador and educator for Product Design within the org and in the broader community 

? Welcome opportunities to leverage UX experiences in consulting and coaching Agile team on best UX practices and optimal UI design patterns. 

? Requirements 

?5+ years of experience in User Experience, Interaction Design, or related field 

? Demonstrable experience in mobile and web based products and projects 

? Demonstrate strong user research, interaction design, requirement gathering, prototyping, and overall UX skills applied in various situations 

? Strong acumen in Axure, InVision, Sketch, JustinMind or similar prototyping / design tools 

? Strong communication and presentation skills 

? Passionate about human centered design (HCD), User Experience (UX), and Design Thinking

Additional Info: 

? On a typical day, this role could involve a wide variety of activities including facilitating research efforts with users, to coaching and mentoring development teams, to iterating creative content with the rest of the Product Design team. We craft loveable human centered experiences through a variety of delivery systems that include desktop, mobile and cutting edge ?internet of things? devices. 

?Will work withother UX resources as part of a team providing HCD/UX services across various development, product management and business stakeholders within our internal Operations platform. 

? This role will focus much of its time on the Product Lifecycle product group and facilitating the HCD needs of the Product Management, Development and business stakeholders that operate within that space. 

? We are a part of a large team of creatives and researchers who are fun, laid back and incredibly focused on helping our stakeholders craft experiences that form deep emotional connections with their users while potentially changing their lives in extremely significant ways. Product Design has existed in various incarnations over the years but the Operations platform space is just recently more than a year old. Our Operations team is small and tight knit but is currently poised to grow significantly over the coming months as new work comes in. This team member has an opportunity to help advise and cultivate the growth of our team during this period. 

MUST HAVES: 

?5+ years of experience in User Experience, Interaction Design, or related field 

? Demonstrable experience in mobile and web based products and projects 

? Demonstrate strong user research, interaction design, requirement gathering, prototyping, and overall UX skills applied in various situations 

? Strong acumen in Axure, InVision, Sketch, JustinMind or similar prototyping / design tools 

? Strong communication and presentation skills 

? Passionate about human centered design (HCD), User Experience (UX), and Design Thinking

   

Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, arrest and conviction records, or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco, California will be administered in accordance with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

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