Sr. User Experience Designer Art.com Inc.
Art.com is one of the top 100 internet retailers in the world. We are working on building our next generation website platform and need your help with doing so. Do you have a passion for engaging and visually stunning website features where you can showcase your work to the entire world in more than 15 languages? Do you want to experiment with the power of viral marketing using social media technologies and websites? Sound exciting? If so, this position could be for you.Reporting to the VP of User Experience and Product Management, the Senior User Experience Designer must be a fast learner who understands and values the importance of collaboration, and can distill highly complex issues into easy-to-understand design requirements. The successful candidate will apply expert design skills to user flows, usability, and website interactions. The role requires a thorough understanding of interaction design principles and best practices, along with an understanding of how visual and interaction design work together to create a world-class user experience.
Employ user-centric design practices to create world-class e-commerce user experiences
Define, develop, and document all front-end design requirements for projects impacting both domestic and international brands
Develop detailed wireframes, user flows, mockups, and other product deliverables to effectively communicate designs and product requirements
Work with cross-functional teams (customer service, marketing, merchandising, engineering, QA, etc.) on front-end e-commerce projects
Serve as the business lead for UI and UX decisions
Conduct usability studies and prototype studies
Work seamlessly with the Creative design department to develop and maintain site branding and visual design
5+ years experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, user interface designer, or similar role; experience in consumer-facing e-Commerce user experiences is a plus
Experience conducting qualitative user research
Proficiency with contemporary web development tools, Adobe creative suite and diagramming software.
Results-driven, able to initiate and lead projects; work autonomously and multi-task in a dynamic environment
Outstanding communication (written and verbal), presentation, documentation, and interpersonal skills; detail- oriented.
Excellent problem-solving ability with a strong sense of curiosity
A strong portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience and relevant, user-centered designs
Experience developing UI's for international websites a plus
Mobile design experience is a plus
Bachelor's degree is required; degree in Interaction Design or related field a plus
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