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The Job Details are as follows:
The Senior Experience Designer provides user-centered interaction and visual design methodology to improve the usability, ease of use, and enhance appeal, and maximize functionality provided through the interaction between the customer and a product or service, addressing all aspects of a product or service as perceived by users.
This Senior Experience Designer is a part of a midsized, maturing UXD team made up of research and design associates. Each member or small team is aligned to a single OCLC product.
Who You Are:
Proactive, self-motivated, positive, curious, detailed, passion for the user
Big picture, forward thinker
Excels at communication, presenting ideas and other soft skills
Able to speak to your design decisions and answer the “why”
Doesn’t hesitate to use a dry-erase markers when the time is right
Experience designing with established and evolving pattern library. Think in systems.
Explore different way to solve problems while identifying pros and cons, questions and/or implications
Highly competent using Figma and Miro software
High proficiency creating UX deliverables such as wireframes, user flows, user journeys, sitemaps, personas, high fidelity designs, Figma prototypes, etc.
Working knowledge of responsive design and related best practices
Keeps current with design trends and best practices
Comfortable working both remote and onsite
Comfortable engaging with internal and external customers, reflecting OCLC values
Have experience moderating user testing
Ability to design for accessibility, familiarity with WCAG 2.x
Experience running ideation sessions
What You’ll Do:
Connect key groups of people, Research, Experience, Business teams to deliver the work and socialize it
Create detailed UI designs with accessibility in mind and collaborate with engineers to bring it to life.
Collaborate with UXD researcher on research plan, stakeholder interviews, user interviews, etc.
Conduct and moderate usability testing for your assigned projects
Run workshop and ideation sessions with key stakeholders
Work through design problems from concept to launch translating research insights into ideas that form disruptive new products and features
Design workflows and detailed interactive prototype to communicate the idea to stakeholders.
Please present your portfolio with your application. Applications without portfolios will not be considered.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in responsive design, visual design or related field.
5+ years of experience with responsive design and related best practices as well as with designing enterprise web applications.
5+ years of experience creating UX deliverables such as wireframes, user flows, user journeys, sitemaps, personas, high fidelity designs, Figma prototypes, etc.
Highly competent using Figma, Miro, Microsoft office software.
Working Conditions: Normal office environment.
ADA/EAA: The above statements cover what are generally believed to be principal and essential functions of this job. Specific circumstances may allow or require some people assigned to the job to perform a somewhat different combination of duties.
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