UI and UX Designer at ZAGG Brands

Posted on: 10/13/2021

Location: Salt Lake City, UT (ON-SITE)

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### Job description DESCRIPTION The User Experience & Interface (UX/UI) Designer of the Digital team will be a well-rounded design thinker, grounded in logic, structure and process. They will be an advocate for the customer, and possess a penchant for visual and emotional solutions and an interest in experimentation. RESPONSIBILITIES Design Research (40%) - Work with Associate Director of UI/UX and stakeholders to define new site features - Proactively engage with internal or external users to validate product design decisions - Assess site usability - Regularly perform competitive analysis - Keep up on design trend, and present relevant findings - Collect qualitative and quantitative data from usability tests, website analytics, and business analytics - Leverage data to produce actionable reports and make value-driven design decisions - Research user data tools, and provides recommendations with pros and cons for software or hardware - Research extensions, plugins, and frameworks, and provides recommendations with pros and cons - Create test plans for new site features and current site features - Report tests and site data to key stakeholders and designers UX & UI Design (40%) - Develop user personas for new site features, layouts, hierarchies, and experiences - Flowchart user journeys through the website shopping funnel - Create user stories for new site experiences - Create, review, and modify wireframes and designs - Create interactive prototypes for more complex experiences - Create specifications, acceptance criteria, annotations, or animations for user interactions, features, and experiences - Create and/or update style guides and pattern libraries to provide consistency with color, icons, buttons, and other aspects related to the general look and feel of the website - Provide constructive feedback and criticism, complete with data when possible, on others’ designs and prototypes - Assist in the implementation or development of new features and experiences - Assist in updating site content using a content management system Project Management (10%) - Work with Associate Director of UI/UX, an agile team of engineers, visual designers, content/marketing strategists, and other resources as needed to develop project scopes for new site features - Lead brainstorming and cross-product team collaboration sessions - Act as a product manager and owner for new site features - Create roadmaps for digital product and feature lifecycles Other duties as assigned (10%) SKILLS The ideal candidate: - Has a process for discovering new digital products, features, and experiences, identifying stakeholders, creating requirements, developing roadmaps, and owning execution - Is comfortable with Sketch, Adobe Creative Cloud, InVision, Hotjar, Google Optimize, Google - Analytics, and Microsoft Office365 - Has a strong knowledge of front-end languages (HTML, CSS & JavaScript) and how design decisions translate to code - Has experience building pages with both WYSIWIG and code in an ecommerce platform (Magento experience is a huge plus) - Is successful working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential - Has the ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities, and flexible during times of change - Has excellent communication and presentation skills, including communication with team members, cross-department partners, the executive team and other internal and external stakeholders - Has the ability to read and react to different audiences, and adjust communication style effectively - Is strategic, entrepreneurial, optimistic, action-oriented and decisive - Has the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS - 3+ years of direct work experience in UI design, UX design, or product design; Ecommerce industry with a focus on mobile or responsive design highly preferred - Bachelor’s degree preferred - Physically able to participate in training sessions, presentations, and meetings - Some travel may be required for the purpose of meeting with team members in other locations (up to 5% of time may be required for company travel)