Sr UX Researcher

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  • Location:

    Minneapolis

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    350449

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiration date:

    11/27/2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Sr UX Researcher for an opportunity with a client located in Minneapolis, MN.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for developing and executing UX solutions for online applications and Web sites
  • Leads UX strategy for platforms and products
  • Develop new research and tests hypotheses that lead to alternative, leading edge UX/UI solutions
  • Accountable for simplifying complex processes/workflows into industry-leading UI design solutions
  • Collaborates with other UX professionals to define and deploy UX and UI design strategies
  • Provides product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams
  • Presents and defends designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Serve as SME for all aspects of the UX for assigned project work
  • Establishes, promotes and adheres to design guidelines, best practices and standards
  • Serves as design "advocate" with the ability to forecast and assess industry trends and their impact on the company's product design alternatives
  • Accountable for overseeing the execution of strategic design projects that influence design and strategic direction of the company
  • Builds and enhances strong working relationships within the information/interface design function and community outside of the company
  • Demonstrate ability to work effectively across relevant business units and with company leaders
  • May oversee work performed by others and serve as a mentor to other team members while not managing people



Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience in the following: communications, human factors, information sciences, graphic, and visual arts demonstrated through work or military experience


Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience developing and executing UX research strategies through the use of various UX research tactics (e.g., developing personas, creating experience maps, conducting contextual user research and UX measurement activities)
  • 1+ years of experience working in agile (Scrum) environments, with a proven understanding of how to apply the agile methodology to the user journey
  • Experience working in a complex, highly regulated environment

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.