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Our client is looking for a UX Design Technologist who will lead the relationship between design and development, working with designers and engineers to translate design vision into reality. The ideal candidate can crossover between design and development with a strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and cross-browser capabilities. In addition, he/she has a key understanding of user behavior and a strong design sense with demonstrated skill and knowledge in user interface design, user experience and design standards to deliver compelling and useful experiences.

What you will be doing

  • Drive high-quality, on-brand design decisions and understand the details of how design will translate to code in the browser
  • Be core contributor to design systems through visual explorations, writing code, and providing feedback
  • Drive projects from start to finish collaborating cross-functionally to create prototypes, pixel perfect layouts and asset production and acting as a translator between design and development teams
  • Execution of successful user experience writing design guidelines, creating content/site maps, user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes
  • Conduct and apply research on design practices, identify problems and propose creative solutions
  • Synthesize feedback from multiple sources and iterating rapidly on mockups
  • Fulfill several project requests simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines

What you must have to be successful

  • BA in Computer Science, Interface Design, Product Design, Industrial Design or related disciplines
  • 3+ years of experience designing, developing, shipping and supporting enterprise-class solutions in UX and mobile environments with deep understanding of user-centered design methodologies and best practices
  • 2+ years as a design technologist, front-end developer or equivalent experience with strong working experience of HTML5/CSS3 with solid knowledge of usability, accessibility and cross-browser issues
  • Working knowledge of JS frameworks like Vue, React, or Angular Cross browser and cross-platform design experience in the full lifecycle of product development
  • Excellent attention to detail, keen eye for clean UI implementation and knowledge of design best practices together with the ability to match redlines and motion specs down to the pixel.
  • Google Analytics and Omniture implementation is a plus
  • Experience creating prototypes and wireframes using Photoshop, Illustrator and Visio; mobile applications, interactive and/or web-based products
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams to promote open communication and teamwork
  • Ability to organize individual work, scope interactions in task and workflows, and collaborate with multiple stakeholders on timelines and deliverables while demonstrating excellent communication skills; written and verbal
  • All candidates must present an online portfolio

We are looking to hire a hands-on Art Director to help concept and develop campaign creative on our Campaigns team. He/she/they will work under a creative lead and partner with copywriters, project managers, and team up or mentor other designers. Candidates must be comfortable working in a fast pace environment, able to change direction after multiple reviews, from many different stakeholders, and remain energized and focused.

What you will be doing

  • Collaborating with Creative Lead + writers to develop campaign concepts that span all digital fronts
  • Participating in (and sometimes lead) creative brainstorming sessions
  • Understand marketing objectives, the Microsoft brand, and strategic and creative briefs
  • Presenting concepts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Working with designers to oversee execution and production of campaign concepts

What you must have to be successful

  • 5+ years experience, agency experience preferred
  • Experience working on large scale integrated campaigns that span .com, social, video, email, and physical spaces
  • Fierce attention to detail
  • Experience designing across various viewports (mobile, tablet, desktop)
  • Ecommerce / retail experience
  • Experience with Xbox brand would be preferred but is not required
  • Motion design skills would be preferred but is not required
  • UX design experience would be preferred but is not required

We're looking for a UX Researcher/Generalist to help us take our internal tools and services to the next level. The right candidate will have the unique opportunity to work on multiple high-visibility internal projects, all while learning about our programs across the world and how we collaborate. Since we don't always get to build our own products, we're looking for a creative, service-design oriented individual who can find ways to help our customers cope with off-the-shelf enterprise software.

What you will be doing

  • You're an active listener and experienced interviewer who enjoys using great questions to help your participants drive the conversation
  • You've run your own usability tests as a research team of one (3-9 participants) in a non-academic setting, and you've socialized your findings to stakeholders
  • You're comfortable synthesizing data from multiple sources to generate experience insights
  • You're comfortable partnering with project teams to see your research recommendations through to implementation
  • You're comfortable with Windows apps like Office and Teams OR you're willing to dive in deep and experience these first-hand to become a subject matter expert

What you must have to be successful

  • Interview and job shadow employees across the foundation, learning about how they collaborate and helping synthesize these findings to inform new service designs
  • Drive an ongoing research and customer feedback effort in support of a global conference room experience refresh
  • Contribute to or drive journey mapping efforts that will shape new business processes
  • Contribute as an expert reviewer and designer to improve our IT SharePoint sites
  • Wireframing, paper prototyping, and working with existing design systems
  • Performing job shadows (contextual inquiries) and synthesis
  • Driving journey mapping exercises from concept to delivery
  • Writing customer-facing content, like on-screen text or internal communications

We are looking for a Senior UX Designer to plan, lead, and help drive the direction for in-store and online shopping experiences. Are you a user-focused designer who’s designed business applications and commerce experiences across the web and mobile? This could be the role for you! You’re a UX leader and tenured designer who loves to learn, solve challenges, dream up, and implement breakthrough ideas. You've worked on multiple similar projects already, ideally in retail or online shopping and you're looking for a new adventure. You’re a tireless advocate for the customer—enthusiastic about building and iterating on designs to discover what works best and applying your knowledge to create incredible software products. You're passionate about your interests, and you want to work on projects that will change the world for the better. You understand how to bring a team together to solve difficult product and customer problems, fixing what's not quite right and smoothing the customer’s journey through the product. You to find ways to reduce the number of screens, remove the extraneous, drive users to the next screen or next step, and shorten the path to “Wow!” You’ll work in a focused team collaborating with fellow designers, program managers and engineers.

What you will be doing

  • Design experiences customers love
  • Work as a unified team
  • Deliver success

What you must have to be successful

  • 7+ years of combined product design, enterprise UX, or relevant agency-side experience
  • Experience with responsive design and cross-device interfaces/inputs from mobile, tablet, desktop, TV and game console
  • A unique ability to create UX strategies and solutions from the customer point of view
  • Team collaborator who delivers highly usable and compelling customer experiences
  • Disciplined user of research data and insights to drive decisions and measure success
  • Self-starter who plans and executes work with minimal support
  • Deep understanding of UX's role in the application development process
  • Comfortable with ambiguity, know your strengths (and weaknesses), and have a point of view
  • Possess a decisive bias toward action
  • Proficient at influencing for impact
  • Evangelist of UX among partner teams to raise product quality
  • Passionate curiosity for UX and UI
  • Inclusive design is embraced as a challenge, not a limitation
  • Bias towards simplification of information architecture
  • Understanding and applying customer feedback, research, and telemetry to the design process
  • Research and usability testing
  • Collaborative partner
  • Effective storytelling

We are looking for a top-notch visual designer who can convey creative ideas and stories through their designs. The ideal candidate will have high-caliber visual design skills; a deep understanding of typography, composition, and layout principles, have a superior eye for attention to details and style consistency as well as knowledge of contemporary visual design conventions, principles, and best practices.

What you will be doing

  • Demonstrate skill and knowledge in visual design, typography, color and hierarchy
  • Leverage customer and user research to drive visual design within a single product or across a suite of products
  • Design graphics elements, assets, and visual approaches that are user-centric and responsive
  • Partner with UX designers and architects to create a cohesive user experience for the product or products
  • Create and manage brand standards and style guides for products
  • Maintain visual consistency and quality throughout the products

What you must have to be successful

  • BA in Graphic Design, Interface Design, Visual Communication, Product Design, Industrial Design or related design disciplines
  • Master's degree in Graphic Design, Interface Design, Visual Communication, Product Design, Industrial Design or related design disciplines a plus
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of visual design experience in design, product development, mobile, etc.
  • High-caliber visual design skills; a deep understanding of typography, composition, and layout principles. Attention to details and style consistency
  • Knowledge of contemporary visual design conventions, principles, and best practices
  • Knowledge of UX design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to web-based applications, enterprise systems, consumer electronics, etc.
  • Demonstrate a clear passion and enthusiasm for learning and pursuing your craft; constantly challenging the definition of what makes good design
  • Develop your skills through training courses, mentoring, and frequent interactions with clients
  • Take responsibility for developing aesthetically pleasing and user-focused designs
  • Work closely with both internal cross-functional teams and external clients on projects of varying length and complexity
  • Utilize your advanced communication skills working with art directors and creative leadership to get the information you need to keep your vision moving along smoothly
  • Serve as an integrator between business needs and technology solutions, helping to create technology solutions to meet clients' business needs
  • Maintain responsibility for completion and accuracy of work products
  • Work comfortably and amiably with other project team members
  • Proficiency with the following tools: Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, etc.
  • Ability to organize individual work, scope interactions in task and workflows, and collaborate with multiple stakeholders on timelines and deliverables
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

We are looking for a Project Manager with research experience and who is capable of helping to guide other researchers on the team. The ideal candidate is an experienced Project Manager who has a track record of successfully managing complex design projects while communicating with project stakeholders, technical program managers, user experience and development teams to define and deliver complex features for products, websites, and mobile.

What you will be doing

  • Lead the efficient delivery of large, complex UX/Research projects
  • Manage ambiguity across projects with an acute sensitivity to deadlines and multiple deliverables. Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
  • Understand and foster meaningful relationships with members of the team in order to best leverage individuals' unique skills and abilities, and avoid or minimize potential resource gaps
  • Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels
  • Create, maintain and disseminate project plan and information between stakeholders and team
  • Manage the financial aspects of projects. Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities

What you must have to be successful

  • Minimum of 5 years project management experience and managing multiple time-sensitive projects
  • Bachelor's degree required, preferably in business or technical discipline
  • Strong organizational skills with proven ability to identify critical paths and manage support tasks accordingly
  • Experience with project delivery for large, cross-functional projects
  • Excellent communication and familiarity / previous experience as a UX Researcher or Manager

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We are always looking for talented creatives at all levels for the following types of roles. If you are one of the following, introduce yourself.

Design patterns, workflow, navigation, and structure to define the user journey, behavior, and content for ease-of-use, coherence, and consistency.

Experienced UX designers with expertise in product research, design strategy, information architecture, and/or interaction design. We look for demonstrated skill and knowledge in developing high-functioning products in the following areas: corporate websites, software applications, enterprise systems, and/or consumer electronic devices. UX Designers should be able to articulate concepts through problem solving, idea generation and mapped thought processes, highlight best practices, define project challenges, scope, prototyping and stages of delivery/execution are key.

Typical responsibilities

  • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, and other forms of requirements discovery.
  • Plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user analysis and requirements, task analysis, conceptual modeling, information architecture design, and interaction design.
  • Produce user requirements specifications, user profiles, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications.
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually. Develop and document detailed user experience specifications for highly interactive interfaces.
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Development and Test teams in seeing the designs through from planning to implementation.
  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders to ensure that design specifications are implemented.
The process of understanding user behaviors, needs, and attitudes using different observation, quantitative and qualitative data.

Experienced User Experience Researchers with expertise in planning, guiding and executing on a wide variety of user-centered research projects including field research, user analysis, and consumer surveys. We look for User Experience Researchers who are highly collaborative and are comfortable working with many partners across the user experience team, as well as marketing and product development teams.

Typical responsibilities

  • Design, plan, and conduct user research, including methods such as: usability lab studies, ethnographic field research, participatory design, cognitive walkthroughs and other similar approaches.
  • Partner with user experience designers, marketing, program management and marketing communications to represent user needs during product definition, requirements gathering, project planning, UI design and product launch.
  • Participate in research initiatives to ensure an applied user-centered design process addressing client needs and objectives.
  • Significant experience with multiple user research methodologies spanning the product development life cycle from conceptualization to launch, such as lab studies, field research, iterative prototype testing, and surveys/questionnaires.
Define user requirements and plan the site or product architecture through the study of site concepts, platforms, and target audience.

Experienced Information Architects are able to successfully determine user requirements and plan the site or product architecture through the study of site concepts, platforms, and target audience. Information Architects envision architectural schemes, information structure and features, functionality, and user-interface design; as well as create optimum user scenarios. We look for Information Architects who are skilled at preparing data models, designing information structure, data flow, and UX navigation.

Typical responsibilities

  • Analyze user needs, preferences, objectives, and working methods; study how users consume content, including data categorization and labeling; meeting with focus groups.
  • Produce workflow diagrams, user scenarios, flowcharts, and storyboards.
  • Prepare interaction specifications, navigation rules, organize information, and site maps.
  • Explore architecture through preparation of paper and interactive prototypes and mockups.
  • Coordinate with team to integrate site concept with visual design, content, interface, and navigational structure; document structure and processes.
Create aesthetic graphic representations that depict a concept using color palette, typography, use of imagery, defining layouts using hierarchy and organization.

Experienced Visual Designers with skills in product design, brand implementation, and common design and prototyping methodogies in web-based and mobile products. We look for Visual Designers who have talent in the creation of iconography, typography, storyboarding, and data visualization. Understanding how to leverage customer and user research to drive visual design and brand programs within a single product or across a suite of products is key.

Typical responsibilities

  • Design graphics elements, assets, and visual approaches that are user-centric and responsive.
  • Partner with UX designers and architects to create a cohesive user experience for products.
  • Create and manage brand standards and style guides for products.
  • Maintain visual consistency and quality throughout the products
Establish functionality that demonstrates the design and interaction within key areas which are created within storyboards and wireframes to outline the experience.

Experienced Prototypers with demonstrated ability in utilizing a variety of technologies and frameworks to develop working prototypes that bring wireframes, storyboards and comps to life. We look for Prototypers who can work closely with other web developers, engineers, designers, product owners, and users to create and deliver high-quality prototypes on conceptual designs that will demonstrate new ways for how people interact, create, consume, and share.

Typical responsibilities

  • Drive projects from start to finish rapidly building and iterating prototypes to validate and refine concepts as well as test ideas.
  • Work closely with developers, engineers, designers, product owners, and users to create and deliver high-quality prototypes on conceptual designs that will demonstrate new ways for how people interact, create, consume, and share.
  • Collaborating with stake holders, designers and developers to create prototypes ensuring design and user experience quality from the development process through launch.
  • Partner with design and development teams to ensure that interactive techniques and technologies translate through to shipping products and services, producing interactive and techniqually feasible experiences.
  • Recognize, recommend and execute interface design practices with respect to accessibility and usability needs; building prototypes of designs, actively contribute to the quality of our products by supplying interaction design recommendations.
Manage and schedule resources, meetings, deliverables, deadlines, and negotiate tradeoffs in budget and schedules as necessary.

Experienced Project Managers who have a track record of successfully managing complex UX, UI, Design and/or Research projects while communicating with project stakeholders, technical program managers, user experience and development teams to define and deliver complex features for products, websites, and mobile. We look for Project Managers with the ability to contribute to the project work by consulting with Clients and Account Management during planning and concepting; including managing production budget and resources, providing alternate solutions to produce scope, and managing the project timeline.

Typical responsibilities

  • Lead the efficient delivery of large, complex UX/UI/Research projects.
  • Manage ambiguity across projects with an acute sensitivity to deadlines and multiple deliverables. Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
  • Understand and foster meaningful relationships with members of the team in order to best leverage individuals' unique skills and abilities, and avoid or minimize potential resource gaps.
  • Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels.
  • Create, maintain and disseminate project plan and information to stakeholders.
  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.

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