Position UX Design Lead - Ongoing Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts must start by 9/24
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a growing digital consulting firm is seeking a UX Design Lead to join their team starting as soon as possible.

Your client-facing facilitation skills, collaborative nature, curiosity around new tech, passion for human-centered design, and critical thinking skills will be crucial to your success in this role.

Responsibilities:
-Lead workshops and participatory design activities that surface opportunities, unite teams, and translate vision into action
-Construct and execute user research plans using an assortment of qualitative methods
-Distill research findings into UX artifacts such as personas and journeys
-Use lean design techniques to rapidly ideate and validate designs with users, early and often
-Through collaboration with cross-functional agile teams, design digital solutions that marry business goals with user needs


Requirements:

- Client-facing confidence to lead; humility to learn from others
-Facilitation skills, including the ability lead activities, read a room, build consensus, keep people on task, and quickly process information-
- Clearly communicate design decisions and build consensus through persuasive artifacts and conversation
- Understanding of user research methodologies and when to apply them
- Impressive portfolio* that shows an understanding of the end-to-end design process and evidence of using appropriate methods to inform solutions
- Samples of user-centered digital projects such as mobile apps, responsive websites, kiosk displays, chatbots, or similar
- Clearly stated project outcomes
- Outstanding writing and storytelling

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc191@jobalert.creativecircle.com