Sr User Experience (UX) Designer Appia
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Are you a doer and thinker? Do you have a passion for UX and love acting as a design leader for an organization? Do you believe a product is only as good as its user experience? If you answered ?absolutely? then Appia has an opportunity for you. We are looking for a Senior User Experience Designer to join the Appia Product Team to interface with external and internal customers to streamline their ability to interface with Appia and get to the data that they need.
Areas of Responsibility
The User Experience Designer will report to the Chief Product Officer, and will play a crucial role in defining how we interact with our customers and the consumer in both interfaces and ad formats. Armed with a deep understanding of Appia?s user base, the Senior UX Designer will work with a cross-functional team including Product Management, Engineering and Marketing to advance design mockups/prototypes into production implementations. In addition the Senior User Experience Designer will act as an evangelist for design at Appia by defining and growing best practices of user Experience design across the organization.
The successful candidate will be able to approach problems with an entrepreneurial spirit, critical thinking, and an eye for intelligent innovation. We like designers who are energized to re-imagine the way people, brands, and services mesh in the mobile ecosystem.
Duties & Responsibilities
? Work closely with Product Managers to define and drive user experience requirements for both new and existing products.
? Develop user scenarios, conceptual models, product and site architectures, work flow diagrams, high-fidelity wireframes, and visual mockups.
? Ensure UX milestones and deliverables are noted throughout the release life-cycle.
? Utilize qualitative and quantitative data to help define and defend UI and UX decisions.
? Collaborate with PM, Test, and Dev through implementation phase to realize design vision.
? Prototype high fidelity mocks using HTML/CSS.
Skills & Background
? Strong portfolio demonstrating past relevant projects is required.
? Understanding of user-centered design principles and the ability to clearly articulate them to the feature team and senior leadership
? Knowledge of the design concepts used for highly complex data-driven software applications
? Ability to effectively communicate and drive complex UX decisions across cross-functional teams.
? Strong visual communication skills with a dedication to detail and consistency with a proven track record and a passion for designing compelling user experiences.
? Passion for information design and information visualization and have an ability to visualize complex sets of data in ways that are easy to comprehend.
? Strong and diverse graphic design background
? BA/BS degree in Interface Design, Interaction Design, Communication Design, or related field required
? Experience designing for highly complex data-driven software applications required
? 3+ years? experience in UI/UX development (mobile, tablet and desktop), with an emphasis on design, user experience, and usability required
Appia is the leading mobile user acquisition network, delivering mobile app downloads to over 1 billion users across 200 countries. Ranked #22 on the Wall Street Journal?s 2012 Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies, Appia provides non-incentivized performance mobile solutions for developers, publishers and advertisers. For more information, visit appia.com.
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