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Lead Experience Designer

Lead Experience Designer

Requisition ID 
2017-2317
Location 
US-CO-Denver
Posted Date 
10/17/2017
Department  
Creative

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Overview

Effective is an experience agency that embraces digital complexity through a measurable, human-centered design approach. We use comprehensive insight to help clients discover unmet opportunities and build transformative customer experiences.

 

With more than a decade of raising the bar, our purpose- driven, diverse teams share their expertise in design thinking, customer insights, data strategy, and technology to empower clients and achieve long-term success.

Responsibilities

A lead experience designer is responsible for facilitating, generating and executing great user experiences for our clients and their end users. Acting as a coach, mentor and lead for both internal teams as well as an advocate for our clients’ needs, a lead experience designer is a true veteran of human-centered design, interaction design and design research – and still in love with getting their hands dirty.

 

  • User experience planning and development
  • Responsible for the execution of strong interaction design and visual design principles
  • Facilitating dialog around end-user requirements and business requirements
  • Guiding clients through key design engagements
  • Performing user research
  • Driving innovative solutions within platform constraints and technical limitations
  • Developing interaction models and conceptual frameworks of experience
  • Researching interaction design trends
  • Researching technology trends
  • Performing other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • 6+ years of user experience design experience for software, Web applications, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices
  • Strong conceptualization ability and strong visual communication ability
  • Exceptional design skills, production value and attention to detail
  • Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks and associated design tools
  • Extensive experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies across multiple platforms
  • Clear leadership skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong client-facing presentation and communication skills
  • Strong understanding of common software development practices
  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in interaction design, new media design, industrial design, HCI, human factors/ergonomics or related field