Senior UX Designer

Senior UX Designer

Reston, US

The Role

Jellyfish delivers digital marketing solutions across the world for a host of impressive brands from their offices in the US, Europe, Asia and South Africa. The agency’s award-winning combination of technology and talent help it to deliver paid media, UX, SEO, social media, analytics, optimization, creative and development solutions.


We have an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious and talented Senior UX Designer with significant experience to join our Reston, VA office.  Working in a multi-disciplinary team, you’ll be responsible for creating high quality, user-centered design solutions for some of the globes largest brands.  The successful candidate will need the ability to both plan and lead on projects.

Responsibilities

  • Help gather client and user requirements
  • Participate in client workshops
  • Work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Conduct UX audit activities such as heuristic evaluations, competitive analysis, behaviour
    analysis and user surveys
  • Plan and run qualitative research activities such stakeholder interviews, user interviews and moderated usability testing
  • Plan and run client workshops
  • Synthesise research into actionable insights, concepts and solutions
  • Develop personas, journey maps and storyboards to capture and communicate user behaviours, motivations and goals
  • Model interactions through process diagrams, task flows and interaction diagrams as needed
  • Create sketches, wireframes and working prototypes as needed to articulate design direction
  • Present concepts and ideas to clients
  • Brief UI designers and Developers
  • Mentor and coach more junior team members

Skill Requirements

  • Excellent UX portfolio showing process and outcomes
  • 5-10 years of work experience in a similar role
  • Clear UX design process
  • Experience designing for the web (responsive) and mobile applications
  • Experience conducting user research studies and synthesising results
  • Ability to sketch and explore alternative solutions quickly
  • Familiar with usability heuristics
  • Good working knowledge of core interface and interaction design principles (typography, grids, hierarchy, mobile first, responsive, patterns, platform conventions, accessibility standards and so on)
  • Ability to create intuitive and engaging UI screens and user flows
  • Solid experience of a variety of design and prototyping tools including Axure, Sketch, Invision, Adobe CS  
  • Familiarity with core web technologies (HTML/CSS/JS and so on)
  • Ability to prioritise your own workload and perform effectively to tight deadlines
  • Ability to communicate your ideas clearly and confidently to peers, team leaders and clients
  • Comfortable receiving constructive feedback
  • A flexible, positive, solution orientated, can-do attitude
  • Agency experience a bonus
  • Experience with analytics software (GA, Hotjar, Crazy Egg etc) a bonus
  • Experience with A/B, multivariate testing tools (Optimizely, Google Optimise etc) a bonus
  • Experience with remote user testing services a bonus
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