Perception is actively seeking a UX Strategist & Interaction Designer to lead the development of user interactions for new project starting immediately.
The ideal candidate will be well-versed in translating business objectives, user needs, and technology capabilities into innovative UX design. A passion for emerging technologies is a must, along with a drive to experiment and push the boundaries of experience and interface design.
This position requires a strong foundation in user-centered design methods and the ability to communicate design decisions effectively to senior stakeholders and team members alike. UX designers are involved in all aspects of the design process from context-based research to wireframing/prototyping and client presentations.
Lead key UX/IA endeavors: Research, Ethnography, Analytics, UseCases, User Flows, Journey Mapping, Sitemaps
Spearhead Discovery sessions with clients and users, translate findings into actionable intelligence and strategy. Create corresponding presentations and documents as needed.
Front-end Wireframing & Prototyping (mobile apps, responsive websites, experiential installations, VR/AR)
Collaborate with creative team and clients on design sprints
Lead User Testing workshops
Ability to blend and balance futuristic designs with functional
DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
4+ years experience spearheading UX/IA initiatives in an agency or similar environment
Strong understanding of the online/digital space, including cross-platform design & development methodologies
Experience producing large scale UI/digital initiatives, including responsive/adaptive websites and apps
Excellent interpersonal and communication (written/verbal) skills
Must be self-motivated and highly organized, with strong attention to detail and focused on delivering a world class working experience from start to finish
Great at working under intense pressure and tight deadlines
An individual with a good sense of humor, who plays well with others