Lviv, UA

Senior Experience Designer

ELEKS Product Design Office  is looking for Senior Experience Designer in our Lviv or Kyiv Location

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead, guide and monitor design processes and approach for solving the problem, and leading others toward that solution in cross-functional meetings.
  • Contributes to the modeling of solution backlog.
  • Prepare and conduct presentations of UX deliverables for different audiences (internal and external stakeholders, clients, project teams).
  • Conducting user research sessions (in-home, in-office, user testing, diary studies), and deriving meaningful insights through analysis.
  • Structuring content, developing taxonomies, crafting navigation, and formulating other activities that make information accessible, usable, and understandable.
  • Producing structural design of a software interface, supporting a user’s ow through a system and ability to successfully interact.
  • Applying the knowledge of Color, composition, typography, visual hierarchy, and brand expression that present the product or service in a way that not only is clear and approachable but appropriately exhibits personality.
  • Quickly simulating proposed designs in order to better judge their user experience using tools like After Effects, Axure, Invision, etc.

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE:

  • A systems-level understanding of all the solution parts (technical systems, frontline employees, touchpoints, etc ) that go into delivering a service, coordinated to support customer journeys.
  • Deep understanding of core design fundamentals (colourtheory, grid systems, typography, composition, motionandinteractivity)
  • Deep understanding of Design Thinking approach and mindsets
  • Strong knowledge of design and prototyping tools
  • Knowledge of software developmentlife cycleand software development methodologies
  • Knowledge of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and human interface design activities and the stages of activity that constitute them
  • Knowledge of facilitation methods
  • Understanding of Service design
  • Strong understanding of relevant technologies for desktop and mobile and interest in emerging technologies such as AR/VR and IoT

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Proactive and self-driven
  • Great communication skills, both verbally and in written.
  • Ability to lead multiple projects in fast-paced team environment
  • Good leadership and facilitation skills
  • Able to setup and drive user testing sessions, uses qualitative and quantitive methods to identify design flaws, organizes results in a clear form, makes conclusions.
  • Able to research user behavior, define goals and needs, make conclusions. Knows qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Knows user modelling techniques
  • Knows and uses platforms guidelines and patterns (web, mobile, desktop)
  • Knows how, when and why to build low or hi-fidelity prototypes. Has experience with an array of tools for each case
  • Understands and uses core principles of typography, iconography, composition, color, form and animation to make visually appealing and functional designs. Can clearly explain and defend visual design decisions
  • Understands how software is made, can communicate ideas to engineers, can effectively prepare assets and deliver design to development
  • Able to monitor and control quality of implemented designs
  • Understands core principles of information design
  • Upper-Intermediate+ English

EXPERIENCE:

  • 3+ years of experience in Product Design
  • Experience working in Photoshop, Illustrator/Sketch, Axure (or other interactive prototyping tool), AfterEffects

WHAT WILL YOU GET WITH ELEKS

  • Above average compensation and competitive Social package
  • Frequent activities abroad with clients
  • Possibility to work from the British (London) or German (Berlin) Eleks offices.
  • Challenging tasks
  • Competence development
  • Ability to work remotely or from home
  • Ability to influence project technologies
  • Team of professionals
  • Dynamic environment with low level of bureaucracy

ABOUT ELEKS

ELEKS is a custom software development company. We deliver value to our clients, thanks to our expertise and experience gained from working as a software innovation partner since 1991.

Our 1,400+ professionals located in the Delivery Centers across Eastern Europe and sales offices in Europe and North America, provide our clients with a full range of software engineering services. These include product development, QA, UX/UI, R&D, technology consulting and dedicated teams

Marta Dzedzinska
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