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User Experience Designer

Boston Interactive is looking for a Senior User Experience Designer to join their Boston office.

Employer: Boston Interactive

Location: Boston / USA

Position: User Experience Designer

Description:

Boston Interactive is looking for a high-level thinker that can dive into complex business challenges and architect innovative, effective solutions. If you are passionate about the web, fanatical about user-centric design and bring lots of creativity to your work, then Boston Interactive may just be the place for you.

We are looking for a user experience designer with outstanding conceptual design skills and a strong understanding of information architecture and user-centered design principles. Candidates should have experience in all phases of user experience design: discovery (competitive research, analytics, & interviews, persona development, user journeys and experience mapping), wireframe design, prototyping, user research, interactive design & creative direction. We offer a friendly, collaborative environment within a passionate team that loves their work.

Responsibilities:

• Develop and present effective site strategies, site maps, wireframes, and user flows
• Collaborate with clients, translating business needs into user experience solutions that meet the needs of complex organizations
• Ability to make successful strategic and tactical design recommendations based on usability findings, standard design practices, and internal and external feedback
• Run and participate in workshops and work directly with clients to identify overarching business and content goals
• Work collaboratively with practice leads and senior members of the design team to generate thoughtful, innovative, and relevant creative strategies across a broad range of media channel
• Conduct effective research, including competitive analysis, user and stakeholder interviews, analytics assessment, and heuristic analysis
• Work with team to develop key performance indicators (KPIs) to ensure designs are measurable
• Facilitate on-site & off-site design workshops that gain consensus and inform design
• Create functional prototypes, testing scripts and conduct user research
• Create and document complex site/ application information and interaction designs
• Work with our internal team to continually refine and evolve our User Experience process
• Develop user journeys and personas
• Partner with client teams to build successful relationships and help to identify new opportunities for selling in content/strategic services within existing accounts

Qualifications and Skills:

Required:

• Minimum of 7 years’ experience in the UX field
• Experience using research to develop customer journey maps
• Portfolio demonstrating detailed wireframes and sitemaps for web products, websites, and apps
• Strong knowledge of interaction design, UX, Information architecture, and research methodologies and best practices
• Experience designing for mobile and responsive design
• Uncover user insights through various forms of research methodologies and an ability to translate insights into actionable input for the UX and design team
• Facilitate research sessions and be familiar with various types of traditional user research, including cart sorts, remote and in-person usability testing, eye tracking, customer and stakeholder workshops, as well as co-creative activities
• Familiar with Axure prototyping tool, Invison, and unmoderated testing platforms such as Usertesting.com or Usertesting.io
• Passionate about UX, including technology, psychology, marketing and design; constantly striving to learn more and collaborate with teams
• Advocate for collaboration and internal cross-pollination with designers, technology & management
• Organized and attentive to detail
• Able to work in fast-paced environments and strive to meet deadlines
• Strong presentation, advocacy and communication skills
• Able to travel occasionally for presentations and research
• Coursework in User Experience, Human Computer Interaction, Psychology or related fields

Preferred:
• Familiarity with analytics platforms such as GA, Hotjar, Crazy Egg, Mixpanel, and Tableau
• Experience in visual design, front end development, content strategy, service design, or customer design, a big plus (unicorns welcome)

Qualified candidates should apply online and include a portfolio link with a list of projects that you played an integral role.

Boston Interactive will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Agency must obtain advance written approval from Boston Interactive’s recruiting function to submit resumes to a specific job opening.

Why You’ll Love It Here

We work hard here, so we take our fun seriously. As a Boston Interactive team member, not only will you contribute to amazing projects and build a worthwhile career, you’ll also enjoy the benefits that turn a simple job into a passion.

Job Application Link: https://www.bostoninteractive.com/careers

Boston Interactive

A digital agency that connects your brand to the people who need it most. They develop authentic brand experiences and always champion the customer.

ADDRESS

529 Main Street, Boston, MA 02129

PHONE

617.241.7977

info@bostoninteractive.com