New York, NY
RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client that is seeking an UX Designers in New York, New York (NY).Summary:The UX Designers are responsible for delivering products that will shape the landscape of the digital and TELEVISION advertising industries. We strive to build business products that are approachable for new users, yet very powerful and capable of the advanced functionality that our more sophisticated customers require. You will seek to deeply understand complex user tasks and technologies, so that you can design solutions that make those workflows useful, usable, and enjoyable. You'll lead the design of projects throughout the entire life-cycle, and work closely with other UX Designers, Engineers, Product Managers, Technical Writers, and more.About the team:Our mission is to understand our users and design products that solve their problems. We believe and can demonstrate that investment in user-focused research & design leads to better business outcomes for client.Responsibilities: Lead UX Design for various projects across our product suites, by designing key interactions and workflows Drive ROI by identifying the most high-impact opportunities for design improvement and aligning user needs with Client business goals Work to establish a strong trifecta (UX + Product + Engineering) within your project teams, and improve team processes and communication together Plan and conduct user research to inform your work. Utilize qualitative and quantitative methods, and share your findings Lead contributions to our Product Design System / Component Library Collaborate with and mentor other UX Designers by sharing your work, and providing feedback to others Contribute to / drive UX team-led initiativesCRITICAL SKILLS: 4+ years of demonstrated background in UX, Product Design, Interaction Design, or HCI (B2B, Ad Tech background is a plus) Leadership skills that enable you to drive projects independently and successfully, and gain stakeholder confidence Curiosity and motivation to dig into the information in order to fully understand and improve upon a very technical, complex, and constantly evolving problem space*A collaborative attitude, excellent teamwork skills, and background mentoring or coaching others The expertise to ideate rapidly and creatively A willingness to discard or revisit ideas that aren't working A laser focus on making measurable impact Expertise to incorporate existing design standards effectively, while also approaching novel problems creatively Proactive approach, and the background to drive a project through each stage of the project life cycle, from beginning to end Background working directly with end usersKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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