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Our client powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. As a Principal UX Designer, you will be responsible for leading the design of major components of the user experience that scale across multiple products, platforms, and end-to-end scenarios for a variety of customers. You're a strong, creative problem-solver who has a knack for making complex things simple, is guided by customer data and business needs, and knows how to work with others to turn ideas into reality.

As a Principal UX Designer, you will be part of a collaborative, customer-obsessed team working to deliver innovative solutions to empower and assist customers as they define their online presence. You will deliver new experiences including designing chatbots and conversational patterns involved in chatbots, a brand new learning experience, small business and web professional communities and customer mentorship, crowdsourcing experiences involving machine learning and tuning, and much more. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team and helping small businesses around the world build, manage, and grow their online presence.

What you will be doing

  • Create usable and engaging user experiences for customers while supporting business objectives
  • Design solutions to scale across multiple scenarios, products, and customers for native and web
  • Proactively manage multiple projects, from start to finish, to meet priorities and requirements in an agile environment
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with engineers, POs, designers, researchers, and writers to conceptualize, prototype, test, iterate, and build end-to-end experiences
  • Effectively define and document user problems, principles, and details necessary to communicate and implement solutions

What you must have to be successful

  • 10+ years experience in delivering consumer software products to market.
  • Portfolio demonstrates rock-solid skills in UX architecture and interaction design along with examples of designing systems across multiple products or platforms. Strong visual design and prototyping skills a plus.
  • Proactive and strategic problem-solving, design process, and project management skills.
  • Excellent ability to present and explain solutions and decisions to stakeholders in a style that fosters collaboration and consensus building.
  • Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, InVision, Axure, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
  • BA or MA in interaction design, communication design, industrial design, HCI, or equivalent.

Our client helps people see and understand data. As a UX Manager you will hire, coach, and support user experience (UX) professionals who are creating elegant user interfaces and rich user experiences to support visual analysis. You will work collaboratively with engineers, product managers, executives and other UX professionals through the planning and development lifecycle. In addition to management, you will likely have hands-on product design responsibilities, paired with strategic responsibility to create products that satisfy customers.

You will be responsible for the leadership of designers assigned across web, mobile, and desktop UX. You will work collaboratively with your manager, your peers, and other design thought leaders to help hundreds of coders, program managers, and other smart people. You will be constantly challenged to leverage your creativity, your technical prowess, and your leadership skills to create and lead a team.

What you will be doing

  • Leading, coaching, and developing diverse UX designers who collaborate as members of cross-functional feature teams
  • Drawing wireframes on a whiteboard, on paper, or on screen with an eye for desktop, tablet, and phone experiences
  • Coaching a team how to ship great designs by participating in their design critique and iteration
  • Representing the voice of your designers and their feature teams in collaboration with other teams, executives, managers, and peers
  • Seeing and understanding your own data using the latest builds of the cutting edge technology you've helped create
  • Teaching someone else the craft of design by offering thoughtful feedback
  • Making a persuasive argument that changes the mission of your team, your product line, or even the entire organization with a great idea
  • Championing our respectful, collaborative culture that celebrates our work as a vocation—not a sprint or a marathon
  • Examining and polishing pixels and microseconds of interaction to bring beauty to life

What you must have to be successful

  • Educated. Bachelor's or Master's degree in human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience.
  • Experienced. This role is for someone with 3 or more years experience as a manager, and 10 or more years experience as a UX designer.
  • Knowledgeable. Fluency in best practices for web-based or mobile-based information architecture and design; Strong knowledge of usability principles and techniques.
  • Accomplished. You bring a strong portfolio of shipping multiple software products.
  • Humble and self-aware. You wield your personal power judiciously and in a way that makes others around you great.
  • Collaborative. Experienced working in a team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs.

We are looking for an exceptionally savvy, resourceful and detailed design/creative technologist that can prototype experiences across 2D (e.g. screens, phones, tablets) and 3D (e.g. AR/VR) devices. A proficiency in traditional design tools (Adobe CS), 3D tools (Cinema3D, Unity, etc.) is required. Strong portfolio, communication/collaboration skills, and the ability to transition from experimentation to implementation is a must.

What you will be doing

  • Use your key understanding of user behavior and design standards to create compelling mockups and low/hi-fi prototypes
  • Use your discerning design sense and development skills in order to bring new ideas to life

What you must have to be successful

  • Strong sense of design and development skills
  • Ability to write custom enterprise HTML/CSS frameworks and be able to write plain JavaScript using industry best practices and design patterns
  • Past work experience should include user interaction, user experience, and web page animations
  • Ability to write CSS that is easily maintainable as the app evolves (parameterized without hard coding padding, fonts, colors, sizing, etc)
  • Experience with following is ideal: Grunt, React, Babel, ES6, Node, TFS and/or Git
  • Familiarity with supporting Accessibility, Globalization, RTL and BIDI
  • Familiarity with limitations of native app views (Windows/Android/iOS)
  • Must have a strong understanding of strategy, architecture, performance, scalability, maintainability, and reliability

We are looking for an experienced designer who can convey creative ideas and stories through their visual designs for web-based landing pages. The ideal candidate has demonstrated skill and knowledge in website design, composition, iconography, typography.

What you will be doing

  • Design graphics elements, assets, and visual approaches that are user-centric and responsive.
  • Work within brand standards and style guides to produce compelling visuals.
  • Maintain visual consistency and quality throughout the designs.

What you must have to be successful

  • BA in Graphic Design, Interface Design, Visual Communication or related design disciplines.
  • 2-5 years visual design experience in the design industry.
  • 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 for web design.
  • Excellent communication skills; written and verbal.
  • Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • Ability to organize individual work, scope interactions in task and workflows, and collaborate with multiple stakeholders on timelines and deliverables.
  • Strong time management skills with minimum need for oversight.
  • All candidates must present an online portfolio and/or work samples.

We are looking for a talented User Experience Researcher who can plan, guide, and execute on a wide variety of user-centered research projects including field research, user analysis, and consumer surveys. This is a highly collaborative role working with many partners across the user experience team, as well as marketing and product development teams. This dynamic role requires a deep curiosity for understanding human behavior and producing relevant insights.

What you will be doing

  • Design, plan, and conduct user research, including methods such as: usability lab studies, ethnographic field research, participatory design, cognitive walkthroughs and other similar approaches.
  • Find innovative ways to research customer issues, present their findings and propose recommendations.
  • Monitor customer satisfaction data and develop an enterprise-wide understanding of the impact of site and product changes on customer behavior.
  • 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.
  • Create clear presentations which highlight the impact of the customer experience on business results, and work with the team to leverage customer information to improve user experience, increase revenue, decrease cost, and steer ecommerce and product design.
  • Keep current with UX research techniques and emerging research tools.

What you must have to be successful

  • Minimum five years working in relevant industry as a user researcher, design researcher, applied anthropologist, or human factors specialist.
  • BA in Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Psychology, or related social science, or equivalent graduate-level work; Master's degree preferred.
  • 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.
  • Experience with usability studies, paper prototyping, eye-tracking, and prototyping in Axure.
  • Ability to organize individual work, scope interactions in task and workflows, and collaborate with multiple stakeholders on timelines and deliverables.
  • Strong time management skills with minimum need for oversight; attention to details.
  • Excellent communication skills; written and verbal.

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager who has a track record of successfully managing complex UI design projects while communicating with project stakeholders, technical program managers, designers and developers to help manage and coordinate front-end code at the right cadence, in-step with adjacent or dependent cross-product schedules. The PM will need to deeply understand the work going on in the project and be accustomed to navigating dynamic, ambiguous and complex organization environments. Experience successfully detecting change and quickly forming effective and productive responses to shirfting requirements is key.

What you will be doing

  • Maintaining a harmounious balace between process, organization planning, scheduling, and driving for results while maintaining an open, flexible, spontaneous and fluid creative environment.
  • Act as the reliable voice of the product team communicating to partner organization critical information about what work is undertaken, time-lines & deliverables, and trade-offs.
  • Keep all stakeholders informed and maintain a clear protocol around communication and engagement.
  • Defining a team plan to successfully deliver on a project or program and its goals.
  • Building a plan with an executable (and realistic) schedule
  • Organizing and conducting meetings, and following up as applicable to actions beyond meetings.
  • Develop and document detailed user experience specifications for highly interactive interfaces.
  • Intentional communications plans including what, when, how, why, by whom and to whom.
  • The organization, evolution and re-organization, of work steps.
  • Concentric levels of reviews that build larger organizational understanding and buy-in of plans.
  • Triaging problems and risks to divert failure; addressing the resource to goals ratio.

What you must have to be successful

  • 5+ years success in user experience and design or related fields.
  • 7+ years operational experience guiding a team through product development and delivery, end-to-end.
  • Extremely strong project management and communication skills.
  • Adept at navigating broad product landscapes with competing priorities.
  • Proactive, resourceful, patient, friendly, professional, empathetic.
  • Agile methodology
  • Backlog maintenance
  • Managing a project through Visual Studio Online/TFS
  • Driving SCRUM
  • Knowledge of project management and software development methodologies

Allovus is looking for a seasoned developer that has hybrid skills in both design and development with excellent understanding of design language and development front-end architecture across web and mobile platforms. The ideal candidate is a creative, organized and flexible person who is able to handle many different tasks in parallel. In addition to being comfortable with enterprise software development environments and platforms, the ability to gracefully communicate and collaborate across disciplines in an agile environment to bring it all together across a broad range of devices and platforms including tablets, phones and the web is key.

This role is focused on implementing other designers work from source files, it's required to have a great design understanding and intuition, eye for detail and pixel perfection. It's possible on occasion the candidate will be asked to help out in design. But, 95% of her/his time will be spend in development environment working side by side with engineers.

What you must have to be successful

Design Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience in product design with a minimum of 3 years of experience with online services
  • Strong command of visual design capabilities, including composition, layout information hierarchy, typography and color
  • Strong collaboration and people management skills
  • Proven ability to lead, inspire, and nurture teams with direction, vision and planning
  • Working experience in agile engineering methods is essential
  • Excellent verbal/ written communication and presentation skills
  • Passion for design and ability to effectively share your point of view and expertise with project team members
  • Offer active thought leadership in User Experience issues and trends
  • Must have an eye for pixel perfection

Developer Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience of front-end product development experience building and implementing responsive web & mobile platforms
  • Highly proficient and current in HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experienced using Git source control in an enterprise software development environment
  • Solid understanding with industry best practices, accessibility and SEO
  • Complete understanding for design and development language and terminology across platforms

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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 interactions of users within key areas of the organization as well as the placement of common controls, content, and requirements to create design patterns and determine user workflows.

Experienced Interaction Designers adept at creating interaction models and can plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user requirements analysis; including task analysis, conceptual modeling, and information architecture design across multiple devices and/or platforms. We look for Interaction Designers with superior UI skills and the ability to translate high-level requirements from interaction flows and artifacts into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

Typical responsibilities

  • Design patterns and user flows using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, usability testing, and other forms of requirements discovery.
  • Produce user requirements specifications, personas, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications.
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually.
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Development and Test teams in seeing the designs through from planning to implementation.
  • Participate as a contributor on interdisciplinary teams that includes other designers, business analysts, and software developers.
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
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.
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.

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