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Mar 27, 2018

Portland, OR

Freelance

Job #: 130746

Salary: $85-110k/yr

Job Description

UX Director

Exciting digital agency client looking to add UX Director. This person will be bringing User Experience to the agency and leading a new UX team within creative. They will be responsible for providing thought leadership, UX expertise through to execution. Long term goal is to build a team around this person and expand UX capabilities. 

Responsibilities: 

• Provide thought leadership and a unifying vision for the user experience across the agency's offerings

• Evaluate the effectiveness of new and existing UX elements in the existing product by incorporating customer feedback, and best practices in order to continuously evolve and improve the product

• Champion a user-centered design process throughout the organization

• Work with executive team to integrate UX into the rest of the organization

• Participate in customer site visits to interact with customers management and users to elicit usability requirements

• Define UX goals/strategy and work closely with Creative, Content and Account Management

Requirements: 

 • 5+ years of progressive UX/UI design and/or product management experience in software, web and mobile environments

• 4+ years of experience managing UX/UI resources and strategy

• Solid exposure to web and mobile software development, product/design research and brand awareness

• Demonstrated success in leading UX design opportunities from concept to successful launch/implementation

• Visionary with strategic mindset who can also partner with others to execute the strategy

• Expertise in developing and weaving together a strong interaction design and a strong visual design to produce a seamless, effortless experience. •

• Successful experience in building teams, goal setting, coaching, & developing individuals to achieve targeted results.