Position Lead Product Designer - Freelance Onsite/Offsite Flex - 6+ months
Location Manhattan
Starts ASAP
Duration 6+ months with strong potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client is a top Consulting firm, and they are currently seeking a Lead Product Designer to join their team. This position is based out of their New York office but you will be working with a global team.

Responsibilities:
- Contribute to all aspects of the product development lifecycle- from research and ideation through to detailed design and delivery—with an emphasis on rapid prototyping, frequent validation with end users, and creatively approaching constraints
- Gain a detailed understanding of the product you are working by conducting research, stakeholder interviews, competitive audits, etc.
- Collaborate closely with product managers, developers, and various other stakeholders
- Be an advocate for UX and coach for design thinking, helping others in the firm develop their knowledge, skills and capabilities

Ideal Qualifications:
- BS or MS in Interaction Design, Cognitive Science, HCI, or related degree
- 6+ years of UX / Product design experience
- Familiarity with Enterprise settings is a plus
- Your background should be heavier on UX design with some research capabilities. Your portfolio should show case studies and demonstrate your thought process (including sketching, wireframes, design mock ups)
- Experience planning and conducting both quantitative and qualitative user research
- Ability to frame key questions, create research plans to address those, conduct research, and synthesize the findings into meaningful, actionable insights
- Strong interaction and visual design skills
- Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite, OmniGraffle, Sketch, InVision
- Experience working in an Agile environment
- Strong communication and collaboration skills
- Ability to work with multiple stakeholders

This is a great opportunity with a great company. If this sounds like you, please apply today!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc201@jobalert.creativecircle.com