Experience Designer (UX/UI)

projekt202, Seattle

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At projekt202, we solve our clients’ business challenges by creating experiences that engage, innovate, disrupt and delight. Our team is passionate about human-centric experience strategy, design and development and enjoys delivering amazing concepts and digital solutions for our clients. We have fun and enjoy hanging out with each other in a culture that supports and celebrates our diverse talents, backgrounds and skills. 
About You:
*You put users at the center of every decision
*You listen, learn and lead
*You ask “Why” and “What if?” You can often be heard saying “Yes and…”
*You are flexible, collaborative and welcome differing perspectives
*You thrive in uncharted territory and push at your comfort zones
*You lead in a way that inspires your colleagues and earns the respect of our clients
*You are an authentic, personable communicator. 

Why projekt202?

As one of the fastest growing companies in the US, projekt202 is leading the world in experience-driven design and development.  We have spent over a decade refining our methodology that combines deep user insight with collaborative design and development to create meaningful user experiences and innovative software for the world’s greatest brands.  Our work is being recognized by many including Gartner who stated “The perspective and processes projekt202 is focusing on and perfecting will, over time, become standard operating procedure for any application development project.”

Our team is passionate about user centric design and development.  We bring empathy and humility to everything we touch to uncover & implement the best possible experience. We do this as a cohesive unit of friends and builders who enjoy crafting innovative solutions from within an outstanding company culture.

At a glance…
The UX Designer executes the creative vision of a project via the creation of user interface renderings and specifications. The UX Designer directly collaborates with Experience Researchers, Developers and other Designers on the project team. The UX Designer is responsible for the consistent production of high-quality, innovative design solutions. 
You are a match if you…
Are a well-rounded Designerresponsible for the production and delivery of creative design deliverables and making the connection between business needs and user experience driven design. You can imagine and specify navigation, framework, and basic page design through sketches, wireframes, IA maps, task flows.  You like being the keystone of a design process, being involved early in a Discovery phase, collaborating with Experience Researchers, and continuing to consult after their work moves to development. 

What are you responsible for?

Collaborate with other design disciplines for the production and delivery of project deliverables 
 o  Analyze products and create various product research deliverables (i.e. heuristic evaluation, competitive analysis, stakeholder interviews, etc.) 
 o   Has honest and frank conversations with the client related to their tasks on the project 
 o   Present key product findings and recommendations to projekt202 team in advance of delivery to client 
 o   Participate in opportunity brainstorming and prioritization 
Execute creative direction of project through preparation of design deliverables 
 o   Holds holistic creative goals in mind when designing 
o   Explores creative solutions and innovates in a consistent manner 
Ensure quality of personal work products 
 o   Reviews own work prior to internal reviews to minimize critique of design flaws and grammatical errors 
 o   Delivers solutions on time for internal reviews with Creative Director 
 o   Ensures quality of deliverable is in line with methodology, best practice, trends, company standards and SOW 
Support projekt202 sales staff with new business development: 
 o   Identify base design requirements and activities through early conversations with potential clients 
 o   Create and refine various projekt202 business development materials to reflect the company 
Support the Program Manager by fielding, documenting and ensuring resolution of client/vendor questions, requests and concerns via appropriate projekt202 team members. 
Proactively raises concerns with Program Manager and CD regarding time commitments 

Qualifications and Requirements: 
At least 2 years professional experience with interaction/visual design for software user interfaces 
General understanding of user research techniques and their value in the design process 
Abreast of UI design best practices, trends and techniques 
Proficient with design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and Sketch 
Basic understanding of technical platforms and terms (i.e. HTML, CSS, XML, AJAX, Java, .NET, XAML/WPF, Flex etc.) 
Positive attitude, proactive and helpful  
Strong listening and communication skills 


Learn more at www.projekt202.com

*Full time is preferred but projekt202 will consider direct consultants (no 3rd party submittals please).
**At this time, projekt202 will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

If this sounds like you, let's talk. Please visit www.projekt202.com to learn more about our methodology and culture to see why you should join us on this amazing journey.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Direct applicants only, no agency submittals please.

At this time, projekt202 does not provide sponsorship.

About projekt202

projekt202 is leading the world in experience-driven software design and development. We are focused on and passionate about improving the experiences that people have with technology. Recognized by Gartner for setting the industry standard, we believe there is a better way to design, develop and access the full potential of technology in today’s connected world. projekt202 has spent over a decade bringing to life and to market compelling experiences through our Experience Strategy & Insight, Interaction & Visual Design, Software Development, and Digital Marketing practices. Our expert team has delivered emotionally-rich and intuitive solutions for global brands and clients such as Capital One, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Samsung Electronics, Neiman Marcus and The Container Store, among many others.


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