Deloitte Sr UX Designer in Kansas City, Missouri
UX Design Lead - USDC Sr. Solution Specialist
You are the voice of the people. In all of your interactions - with clients, project managers, designers, engineers, and more - you'll advocate for what users want, need, and expect from the products we create. You're innovative, quick-thinking, and eager to learn more about what's happening in the interactive space. Your UX design skills are top-notch, and you have a knack for making the complex clear.
If you have a desire to be part of a digital marketing and product delivery agency backed by Deloitte Digital with a great work life balance and limited travel, consider joining our Deloitte Digital US Delivery Center team - we are breaking the mold of a typical Delivery Center.
At Deloitte's US Delivery Center (USDC) we help clients achieve a higher level of service in operational efficiency and business value. The USDC leverages scale, talent, and a center delivery model to provide high quality, cost-effective service with standardized processes and procedures. Our US Delivery Centers have been growing since 2014 with significant, continued growth on the horizon. Our delivery centers are based in Mechanicsburg, PA, Lake Mary, FL and Gilbert, AZ.
The USDC Deloitte Studios Team
We are a collection of artists, analysts, engineers, writers, makers, designers, and dreamers. Sitting within our Advertising, Marketing, and Commerce offering (AM&C), we bring together our Digital Experience Capabilities and our Advertising/Marketing teams into a new kind of Creative agency. From our US Delivery Centers , we work collaboratively with our consulting counterparts to design, develop, and build solutions to help clients reimagine, reshape, and rewire the competitive fabric of entire industries. Our Center is home to a multitude of specialists ranging from systems designers, architects, and integrators, to creative digital experts and Human Capital professionals. We are a unique blend of skills and experiences, yet we underline the value of each individual, providing customized career paths, fostering innovation, and developing knowledge with a focus on quality. The US Delivery Center supports a collaborative team culture where we work and live close to home with limited travel.
Role You'll Play:
Work with our core consulting teams to understand their business requirements in the broader context of their digital strategy and advocate for the customer by developing intuitive interactions and easy-to-use interfaces
Work closely with project managers, design, engineering, and quality assurance
Bring user-centered design (UCD) process methods to digital solutions from concept to launch
Clearly articulate and defend your design decisions in front of teams and clients
Identify and execute on the best methods for user research and testing within client constraints
Work within agile methodology
Provide strategic solutions for early stage project planning
Independently deliver on projects and work with others on teams
Help the team plan and run effective client workshops and client stakeholder meetings
Facilitate effective decision-making with clients
Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, mockups and prototypes optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces
Monitor and have knowledge of wider industry UX trends and relevant technology trends
Required Qualifications - What you bring:
4+ years of design experience in a consulting or in-house environment
A strong portfolio that demonstrates your experience, storytelling and design presentation skills
Demonstrated experience in planning for and delivering experience projects
Experience in reviewing existing systems and processes to identify UX issues and develop UX recommendations
Experience in UX research, including planning, designing and facilitating user sessions and client workshops, analyzing findings and articulating results
Experience in UX design, including information architecture, user and screen flows, conceptual and detailed wireframing and prototyping
Experience with modern design tools like Figma, Sketch, Axure, Principle, Framer and InVision
Willingness to travel up to 20 percent (While 20% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice)
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
Preferred Qualifications- Bonus Points if you have:
Experience with or understanding of UI/Visual design including branding, style, color, typography, and ability to develop high fidelity mocks and prototypes of solutions
Experience with conversational UI
Experience in augmented, virtual or mixed reality
Strong written and verbal communication skills
A clear passion and enthusiasm for learning and pursuing your expertise, constantly challenging the definition of what makes good user experience
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.