Senior UX Strategist

Location Austin, TX (Fully remote)
Starts October 2022
Duration ~ 6 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $94/hour
Our large Fortune 500 Financial Services client is looking for a Senior UX Strategist for 6 month / 40 hour a week contract with possible extension.

This assignment is 100% REMOTE.

Senior UX Strategist Responsibilities:
- End-to-end design thinking: Lab projects span all design thinking stagesfrom empathizing to testing. Our ideal candidate should be comfortable contributing across all phases of design thinking.
- Translate user research into deliverables: Assist UX Researcher and team in synthesizing user research and apply findings to UX/design practices such as: problem statements, personas, jobs to be done, journey maps, and user stories.
- Lead ideation and rapid prototyping: From concept statements to clickable prototypes, youll help the team articulate and visualize ideas appropriately based for the projects current stage.
- Contribute to product strategy: Youll help the team prioritize design work based on the impact to product strategy.
- Present work to stakeholders: Along with your team, youll share project findings in a storytelling presentation format to relevant stakeholdersand field their questionson a regular cadence.

Top 3 Must Have Skills:
- Rapid Prototyping experience
- Cross-functional team & facilitation experience
- Portfolio showcasing multiple stages of the designing thinking processfrom empathizing to testing with users. Case studies in portfolio are preferred.

Senior UX Strategist Qualifications:
- 6+ years of experience in Product or UX Designpreferably in a consumer-facing, digital product company.
- Proficiency in common design software such as: Figma, Sketch, InVision, and Creative Suite. Additionally collaborative tools such as: Mural/Miro.
- Experience applying design thinking and UX frameworks.
- Comfort facilitating design thinking workshops, ideation exercises, and design thinking activities.
- Ability to select an appropriate level fidelity prototype based on the project stage and needs.
- Experience with rapid prototyping.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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