UX Designer

Catch Talent

Are you a UX Designer, with a strong agency background and a passion for supporting a marquis organization....look no more.

  • Marvel/InVision
  • Sketch
  • Digital & Creative Agency Exp.
Our client is seeking a talented User Experience Designer, in the Arlington, VA area. They are a world-class digital and creative agency, who is very progressive! If you are passionate about creating new, cutting-edge work, while working with a talented technical team in a growing organization, this opportunity could be for you!
 
You’ll work with their design, product, and engineering teams to research, concept and deliver innovative experiences for this leading automotive client. We are seeking a talented UX designer who is capable of working across the UCD process from start to finish, including supporting and conducting user research, running workshops, planning user journeys, developing solutions and ideas, as well as wireframing and prototyping.
 
We need someone who is a good conceptual thinker, capable of inspiring their colleagues and clients and advocating for end users; a self-starter who likes a challenge and thrives in a fast-paced environment.
What you’ll be doing
  • Conduct research to understand user needs and requirements
  • Leverage analytics and insights to guide the design process
  • Support and sometimes run workshops and requirements gathering sessions with clients and stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively with product, design, and tech to define the product vision and scope
  • Create user journeys, flows, sketches, wireframes and annotations as needed
  • Develop clickable prototypes for rapid reviews, development, and testing
  • Work on short design sprints to develop PoCs
  • Assist with pitches and contribute to scoping projects and timelines
  • Write test scripts and conduct user testing sessions to validate proposed solutions
  • Work closely with the product, design, tech and QA team in an agile sprint environment
  • Communicate with team members and stakeholders in an effective and confident manner
The ideal candidate
  • Experience designing for responsive and adaptive web essential
  • Passion for all things UX, technology, and design
  • Experience running user research sessions/workshops
  • An ability to tell compelling stories about your designs and present your work with confidence
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Ability to prioritize projects, communicate progress, and deliver on time
  • Comfort in a fast-paced, highly-dynamic environment with multiple stakeholders
  • Proficient in Sketch, Marvel/InVision (or equivalent), Adobe CC suite, and other design tools
  • Proficient experience preferably within an agency environment
  • Portfolio showing your thought process and UX design solutions with a focus on responsive and adaptive web
Nice to have
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Previous experience working within an agency
  • Experience working within the automotive sector