Position UX Designer - Freelance / possible full time
Location Manhattan
Starts ASAP
Duration 3 months to possible FT
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client is a top Digital agency, and they are currently seeking a Senior Experience Designer to help their team. This role will be 3 months to start, and has the potential to go Full time.

The Senior Experience Designer will be responsible for:
- Lead participatory design / user testing sessions
- Identify and document meaningful patterns from the user research, audit the findings, and provide recommendations to the client/internal team based on findings
- Lead development of personas / segmentations based on research findings; integrate personas / segmentations with related deliverables such as opportunity maps and wireframes
- Conduct behavioral research events
- Execute participatory requirements gathering sessions and participate in debrief sessions
- Conduct and analyze stakeholder interviews to understand key success factors for a project
- Present concepts to clients and internal stakeholders with research and best practice annotations
- Assist in creating strategies for persuasive design with oversight and guidance
- Develop Navigation models and site maps
- Analyze task flows and optimize task flows
- Create prototypes using InDesign, Visio and/or Axure
- Mentor junior UX Designers

Ideal Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree required
- Degree preferred in design-related discipline: Interaction, Information or Interface design; Human-Computer Interaction; Design Planning; Graphic Design, Comms
- 3-4 years of User Experience design
- Well-versed in user-centered design methods and techniques
- Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Visio, Microsoft Office
- Excellent analytical and process-oriented skills
- Excellent verbal and written skills
- Experience in working on multiple projects simultaneously
- Ability to work collaboratively on multi-disciplinary teams
- Prior experience in a consulting firm or agency preferred
- Prior experience in UI design for mobile devices a plus

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc263@jobalert.creativecircle.com