Senior UX Designer

 

Job Description

We’ve got several new products on our roadmap and we’re looking to expand the design team to make this happen. As the Senior UX Designer, you will lead the creation of user experiences that are intuitive and easy to understand. As a designer, you will deliver high-level wireframes & flows as well as high fidelity designs in Figma. The ideal candidate will have experience building solutions from the ground up, and determining the direction of the product.

Daily responsibilities include: determining strategy and designing solutions, balancing our goals and requirements, collaborating with product & engineering, presenting work in design critiques and leadership reviews, and contributing to our design system & component library. This is a cross-functional role where you will work with other designers, product managers, business analysts, support, and engineers.

You will collaborate with product, marketing, sales, and development teams on existing and new products in an agile environment. This position intersects design and development and will allow you to flex both your creative and technical muscles to craft a best-in-industry product experience through persona research, product requirement gathering, wireframe creation, testing, and functional prototyping.

 Design Responsibilities

  • Lead and deliver design projects which have revenue and/or customer deliverables attached to them

  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, site maps, low and high fidelity, and prototypes to communicate interaction and design ideas effectively

  • Apply problem-solving UX skills and utilize Cirrus Insight’s Design System to lead projects from start to finish across multiple platforms

  • Plan and conduct user research to inform your work. Utilize qualitative and quantitative methods to measure success, and share your findings

  • Participate in product conceptual development

  • Incrementally plan and design user experience as products evolve over time


Required Skills

  • B.S./B.A. in a related field or equivalent work experience

  • 6+ years of experience in UX design and UI design

  • Experience in agile software development processes

  • Portfolio demonstrating designs for a wide range of platforms, such as mobile, web, and desktop with a good understanding of responsive design

  • Experience conducting UX research, user interviews, split testing; leveraging findings to drive design and user experience

  • Ability to work with customer stakeholders, Cirrus Insight product managers, and software development teams during the product lifecycle

  • Switch gears easily and as necessary to keep up with the pace of the business

  • Proficiency with design tools such as Figma or Sketch

  • Proficiency in working with Design Systems, design patterns, and maintaining UI components

  • Familiar with web-based prototyping using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

  • Lead demonstrations of journey flow and prototypes in presentations and workshops with a willingness to listen to feedback and iterate as necessary

  • Advanced communication skills (verbal and visual) to inspire and engage with users, engineers, product partners, and stakeholders at all levels