Sr. UX Designer
Title: Sr. UX Designer
Location: San Diego preferred; open to remote candidates
Contract Duration: (max 1 year at a time; possible contract to hire, however, please note that we are currently unable to provide sponsorship)
The Integrated Property Tax System (IPTS) is the team tasked with building a modern application using the newest hardware and software solutions for the County of San Diego. This integrated system will greatly improve the way the County collects and distributes over $6 billion property tax funds annually.
We are looking for an experiencedSr. UX Designerwho is passionate about helpin====ustomers create and do amazing things with modern technology. This highly driven and collaborative person will act as a UX Lead to the UX team and will drive the implementation and decisions of design for the software. This talented UX Designer will create intuitive and functional web application experiences that are customizable and practical. With a solid understanding of client and business needs, the Sr. UX Designer will know how the product should look, feel and work, and understand what users need to be effective and efficient while using this application. This resource will work with a highly cross-functional team of developers, product leaders and business leaders, all working together to bring this complex application to life.
This person will work directly with the Leadership team, Agile teams and client to absorb the system design requirements and iteratively collect, sift through and implement feedback on wireframes and application framework. They will also be responsible for researching, creating and developing concepts and specifications that optimize the structure and behavior of screen- based, software solutions for the mutual benefit of both user and business. This resource will design wireframes in a timely manner and solicit feedback prior to development.
Conduct user interviews, research, design explorations, and strategic analysis.
Provide deliverables including prototypes, proof of concept documents, wire frames, user flows, use cases, user scenarios and formative user testing
Develops a clear understanding of the client and business needs and is effective in translating these to the UX and Development teams
Create Workflows, Wireframes, and Infographics.
Collaborate with Business Analysts and End Users on testing the usability of the design, and maintaining it until the product is live.
Responsible for the development of UX strategy, user journeys, and innovative user experiences across a wide range of functional channels.
Manage all design aspects of a project from start to finish, own the end-to-end user experience of a project.
Adobe Creative Cloud - including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Optional: Sketch and Axure
Looking for a self-starter who works well with a team in a collaborative environment.
Experience designing on an Agile software development project .
This person has large implementation project experience, i.e. 50+ team members; 3+ development teams running simultaneously, heavy communication with the client and among internal cross-functional teams.
Government/Public Sector experience a plus.
Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Visual Design, Visual Communications, or related.
8+ years of professional experience in a UX Design role - preferably in Web Development.
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8+ years of professional use and an exemplified mastery of Adobe Creative Suite - including Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.