The Principal UX Product Designer will move forward UX efforts through discovery and design processes for challenging problems that are larger, more complex and may span multiple scrum teams. This is a high-impact visible role within the Product Design team and Eyefinity organization. This role requires a proven track record of applying user-centered innovation to the design of successful enterprise software, mobile, and web products' experiences
Establishes strategic plans in partnership with business sponsors to build best in class user experiences for Eyefinity's ecosystem of software products.
Establishes deep understanding of business, researches industry trends, latest technologies, and provides competitive intelligence to influence solution design.
Partners with internal stakeholders such as engineers, tech leads, product owners, and other product experts to develop and prioritize a delivery work plan.
Manages and prioritizes a workload of multiple projects from concept to completion with mnimal supervision and a proactive transparent reporting cadence to management, peers, and partners.
Independently conducts, participates in, and analyzes user research and usability testing to validate assumptions and inform design direction.
Bachelor's degree in related field; or related experience. Advanced degree preferred.
8 + years Product Experience.
6+ years as a Product Designer (or equivalent experience) in the B2B2C space, leading high-impact initiatives from concept to execution.
Experience contributing to and consuming component-based design systems.
Excellent communication skills that excite stakeholders and articulate a vision.
Strong individual contributor with UX depth and expertise across all facets of human-centered design and user experience, spanning UX strategy, interaction design, user research/assessment, prototyping, visual design, and user adoption.
Expert-level design acumen, a seasoned UX researcher experienced with iterative product design processes. Comfortable conducting interviews, usability testing, prototyping, story boarding, wireframes, interaction diagrams, user workflows, low fidelity and high fidelity mock-ups and prototypes.
A healthy level of skepticism and an analytical nature: ability to quickly absorb and analyze unfamiliar information to make decisions that are supported by sound evidence.
Evangelist of the lean approach, capable of finding creative ways to quickly validate assumptions underlying both problems and solutions.
A systems thinker with creative problem-solving skills.
The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust etc.
The above information in this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.