Fort West is looking for a Director of UX/UI in Lake Oswego, OR, USA.
We’re seeking an experienced Director of User Experience and User Interface Design, with expertise in best-in-class research methodologies, digital UX and UI, and all activities and deliverables that come with an agile, multi-disciplinary design process. You are a master of customer empathy, synthesizing insights into vision that informs design direction. You know how to balance business requirements with user needs, creating real world systems and products that change the world for the better.
This is a hands-on role, responsible for defining and documenting best practices, internal SOPs and managing a team to operationalize them. You are a confident communicator, able to clearly and concisely articulate the value of UX deliverables, and how they influence every consumer touchpoint. You have expert-level experience authoring Statements of Work (SOWs) that clearly define activities, deliverables, budgets and timelines.
-15+ years of agency/consultancy UX/UI leadership experience.
-Demonstrated history leading digital product and experience design teams.
-Expert ability to lead design thinking and customer journey mapping exercises.
-Deep experience with customer research methodologies, and the development of user flows, wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and prototypes.
-An expert in best-in-class design tools, such as sketch, figma, invision, etc.
-Expert level understanding of motion and its ability to enhance storytelling through digital experiences.
-Passion for emerging technologies, with a keen sense for how they can enhance a client project.
-Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, producing clear presentations and deliverables.
-Commitment to enforcing standards and quality assurance, with a relentless attention to detail.
-Drawn to an expeditious, collaborative, and entrepreneurial environment.
Job Post Linkhttps://payments.workingnotworking.com/unjobboard/8943-fort-west-director-of-ux-ui
Under a year
May 21, 2021
Fort West is a brand and business design consultancy that solves complex problems. We champion growth and competitive advantage through unbiased strategy, business intelligence, and purposeful creative.
Our work is multi-disciplinary; stretching across business strategy, brand development, marketing communications, web/interactive, digital product development, data intelligence, media and more. As consultants and subject matter experts, our clients expect us to be excellent on day one; and we expect that of ourselves. That’s where strong leadership and broad experience plays a critical role in the lives of our team, and our clients that depend on them.
-100% paid health, vision and dental insurance for the employee and their family.
-Up to 7 total weeks of paid-time-off per year, including 4 weeks of discretionary PTO, 10 paid holidays, and the week between Christmas and New Years Day.
-401K with company match.
-Annual profit sharing.
-Personal debt paydown assistance.
-Personal finance and wealth planning support.
-Opportunities for professional growth and development.
-Annual professional development stipend.
-Professional development sabbaticals.