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Experience Design Lead

Intrepid Pursuits, Boston, MA

CREATING THE BEST DIGITAL PRODUCTS AT THE INTERSECTION OF HUMANITY & TECHNOLOGY


Acquired by Accenture Digital in June 2017 and founded in 2010, Intrepid is an end-to-end mobile design and development studio with offices in Cambridge, MA and NYC. With expertise in insightful product strategy, well-crafted design and development for iOS, Android, Web and Rails, we help companies, from startup to enterprise, boldly navigate their mobile future.

Accenture Digital
The digital revolution is changing everything, transforming how we work and play, and Accenture Digital is leading the way - driving these exciting changes across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. Designing and implementing cutting-edge digital solutions for leading businesses and governments around the world, you will be creating real ‘wow moments’ for customers, connecting them with our clients through advanced analytics, interactive, social media and mobility.  Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on, to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises.  

Job Description
You are a noted Senior Experience Design star. You’re a known leader with incredible design knowledge and successful projects under your belt. Your design execution and aesthetic choices elevate the product you are designing. You thrive working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, and relish acting as a mentor to more junior designers. You inspire confidence immediately with a client and are brought in for more challenging or advanced clients, to guide and support other designers. You are inspired by innovative web and mobile design and follow the latest design trends. You’re an organized project team player with the ability to iron out an amorphous process and effectively lead the team’s deliverables, responsibilities and schedule.  

YOUR ROLE: Experience Design Lead

  • Offer counsel to clients on a consistent basis and are often seen as a part of “their” team
  • Comfortable leading and providing structure to potentially amorphous or evolving processes
  • Effectively deliver exceptional work for clients
  • Lead the team’s deliverables, responsibilities and schedule
  • Maintain integrity of Intrepid’s design process
  • Conviction to champion your perspective while successfully collaborating with other points of view
  • Sets the art direction for the engagement
  • Independently produce original work that consistently wows clients and our team
  • Comfortable working as a solo-designer, team member, or team lead
  • Work collaboratively with project teams consisting of designers, developers, project/product managers, QA, etc.
  • Have a Human Centered Design approach in solving user needs with deep customer empathy
  • Ability to explain and sell design decisions to clients and stakeholders

YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years experience in digital design
  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or related field in Information Design, Interaction Design, Human Factors
  • A track record of consistently great work and a portfolio to prove it
  • Strong visual design sense, clean command over typography, interaction design, and usability

SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills

  • Previous experience interfacing with clients in consulting environment
  • Composed in high-pressure situations with a “big-picture” perspective on how to handle those
  • Comfortable designing within iOS and Android native, Web Responsive, and additional platform guidelines
  • Master of Sketch, Zeplin, and the Creative Suite

Intrepid has some of the best benefits you’ll find. It’s something we take great pride in.

  • Medical, dental, vision plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 401k plan with matching
  • Pre-tax commuter program
  • Generous paid time off
  • 9 company observed holidays
  • Annual bonus and raise
  • Stock purchase program
  • Great team events
  • Employee assistance program
  • Wellness benefits

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Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.  

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About Intrepid Pursuits

ABOUT INTREPID No matter what stage you are in— from startup to enterprise— Intrepid has a solution. Whether you're looking for end-to-end digital product services or augmenting your existing team, Intrepid has the capabilities to customize a solution that fits your needs. WHO WE ARE Intrepid is an end-to-end digital product strategy, design and development company founded in 2010, with offices in Cambridge, MA and Union Square, NYC. With expertise in product strategy, design thinking, user-experience design/research, and impeccable development for iOS, Android, Back-end, Web, and embedded systems, we will help bring clarity to any omni-channel product vision. With over 135 people across our two locations, Intrepid brings a diverse breadth of knowledge and insight to every solution we devise. Find out more about our team.

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