Senior Interaction Designer / UX Architect - WFH during Covid-19

Starts July 2021
Duration 40 hours/week, 12 months
Status Freelance to full-time
Rate DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking to hire a Senior Interaction Designer / UX Architect 40 hours/week for 12 months, remote to start but potentially eventually onsite in NYC.

The ideal Senior Interaction Designer / UX Architect is, above all, a maker and enjoys balancing craft with an academic interest in theory and science of Interaction Design, HCI, and user-centered design methodologies.

In addition, candidates should have the following skills and interests:
· Enjoys designing highly functional user interfaces
· Has a deep understanding of interactivity and its impact on human behavior
· Has experience conceptualizing, modeling, and designing complex, yet innovative, experiences
· Understands the value of homing in on contextual details that help ensure we’re solving for the right problems
· Can defend their designs with rationale rooted in user needs and business goals
· Enjoys the multidisciplinary and collaborative nature of product development
· Can translate business problems and requirements into compelling user interfaces

Senior Interaction Designer / UX Architect Responsibilities:
· Drive the overall process of Interaction Design/Information Architecture for complex highly functional business applications
· Both formally or informally uncover user needs and contexts via primary and secondary research techniques and leverage learnings to come up with the big idea
· Create, present, and document proposed solutions from the big ideas to the smallest components which might include interaction models and flows, screen and component states, data and information hierarchies
· Escort a proposed solution through to deployment and beyond ensuring that the vision becomes a reality

Senior Interaction Designer / UX Architect Qualifications:
· Minimum 5 years of experience working as a user experience professional
· Demonstrable experience designing rich interactions for desktop, web, hand-held form factors
· Experience designing applications within complex business domains similar to financial services
· Foundation education in graphic, industrial, interaction design or related degree
· Track record of successful deliveries and a strong portfolio that highlights their ideas and end-product

This is a 12 month freelance to possible full-time Senior Interaction Designer / UX Architect opportunity starting ASAP!

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


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