Creative UX Lead Job in Houston, TX at QuEST Global Engineering

Job Description

Roles & Responsibilities:
Lead and grow a creative UX team in India.

Directly interface with key customer accounts, both in the pre-sales cycle and when supporting your team in key design deliveries

Recruiting of new hires

Coaching and nurturing your team members

Bring the latest design and industry trends to your team and our customers

Interfacing with partner agencies, e.g. for outsourced design work, usability testing in other geographies

Establish and constantly improve the ways of working and high standards of quality within your team and related company functions

Lead reviews of design artifacts, delivering accurate, timely and concise feedback

Advocate each process to be followed meticulously in the project like accurate UX requirement gathering, documenting Persona’s, User flows, Task flows, Information Architecture, brainstorming/ ideating, Wireframes, low/high prototype, visual design and production ready assets.

Budgeting and managing expenses related to your team’s spending

Required Skills (Technical Competency):
At least 7+ years of UX related experience

At least 3 years of managerial experience

Outstanding conceptual design skills, including the ability to visualize and communicate design concepts

Deep understanding of modern design philosophies such as user-centric design and design thinking

Experience with business requirements gathering and user research

Knowledge of usability testing and design for usability

Proven track record in working with a software development team

Strong communicator and presenter, with excellent oral and written communication skills in English

Readiness to work in a global team with contributors from different backgrounds, skills and time zone locations

Willingness to travel 5-10% of time (mostly to US; we will provide visa)

Located in, or willing to relocate to, Pune, Maharashtra

Relevant portfolio of past projects – please include links to your portfolio in your application

Desired Skills:
Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s degree in Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Psychology, Information Science, Design, or related field. Preferred education from reputed institutes like IIT and NID.

At least 3 years of experience with UX design for mobile applications (iOS, Android, Windows Phone), with excellent knowledge of the UI design styles, patterns, guidelines and best practices of one or more of these platforms

Solid understanding of UX design for responsive web-based user interfaces, HTML, responsive design and how it might impact user experience and business goals

Experience with Agile development methodology

A sense of humor and good listening skills

Experience with one or more of the following: e-Commerce, Augmented Reality, Enterprise Applications

About the Company

Company: QuEST Global Engineering

Company Location:  Houston, TX


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