Senior UX Designer

Greenwood Village, CO

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Hybrid

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Contract

| 66939| May 22, 2024
JOB DESCRIPTION
Sr. UX Designer
Requirements:
  • Minimum 8+ years UI/UX design skills showcasing problem solving techniques focused on the customer and customer journey
  • Strong understanding of user-centered design principles and practices, user research, testability, etc...
  • Experience developing wireframes and screen flows based on user needs
  • Familiar with working in an Agile / SAFE environment
  • Experience with Figma, Figjam, Sketch, Miro
  • JavaScript, HTML, CSS a plus
  • Financial services experience
  • Portfolio required
Job Summary:
UX Designer will partner with a cross functional team of product, engineering, key stakeholders, and designers to create an end to end customer experience for our digital community. In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential. Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to drive adoption and usage.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The essential functions include, but are not limited to:
1. Strong UI/UX design skills showcasing problem solving techniques focused on the customer
2. Expertise in design software such as Figma, Figjam, and Miro.
3. Deep understanding of user-centered design principles and practices.
4. Strong understanding of usability principles, journey mapping techniques, information architecture, and interaction design.
5. Experience in conducting user research and usability testing to support evidence-focused design decisions.
6. Excellent communication skills to articulate design decisions and process.
7. Define and execute a customer centric strategy to focus on the customer experience through user research
8. Strong journey mapping experience.
9. Developing wireframes and task flows based on user needs
10. Collaborating with Designers and Developers to create intuitive, user-friendly software
11. Understand product specifications and user psychology
12. Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback
13. Create personas through user research and data
14. Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success
15. Work with existing UI Developer to create wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
16. Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)

Horizontal facilitates valuable and productive conversations between you and potential employers. We can assist you in growing your career by partnering you with employers that offer challenging assignments.  For those that join the team, we offer competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision, and retirement. Check out all we have to offer and how you can become part of the Horizontal Talent Team. The pay range for this role is $77 - $84 per hour. This is not a guarantee of compensation, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. 

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact us.

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.