St. Louis, MO Description: *W2 Applicants Only - Cannot Support C2C*
Our client is searching for a Senior User Experience Research Architect to articulate design choices and strategy in a way that's easily understood by team members and stakeholders from different global organizations. Responsibilities
Facilitate and participate in design sprints, design workshops, and design thinking exercises to produce and refine innovative ideas for solving some of the business's most complex challenges.
Design and conduct research to help frame problems and better understand the contributions and needs of the people in the problem space.
Design and conduct research to measure how effective conceptual designs and prototypes deliver on users' needs and the business's goals.
Contribute to strategic decisions with the rest of the product and business teams.
Develop personas, journey maps, service blueprints, and other artifacts to help align teams and inform business decisions.
Design task flows and prototype user experiences that are simple, intuitive, and elegant.
Partner with researchers on the Product Design team as well as Product Managers and Developers to oversee the user experience from concept through launch.
Encourage and uphold high standards for our product experiences.
Serve as an evangelist for human-centered design within our organization as well as in the broader design community.Minimum Qualifications
Deep understanding of and passion for human-centered design and its application
Ability to articulate ideas and effectively communicate them to others
Experience working as part of a collaborative, fast-paced team
Experience designing digital tools, applications, or software
An online portfolio of work demonstrating mastery of user research methods, production of UX artifacts including personas, journey maps, service blueprints, and prototypes
Experience with user research, design thinking, and facilitating design workshopsPreferred Qualifications
7+ years of user research experience
7+ years of interaction design experience
7+ years of service design experience
7+ years of experience with product design software (Sketch preferred)
Familiarity with design systems and atomic design principles and their application Contact:
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