Sr User Exp Architect in Chicago, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 7/20/2019

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    2 North State Street
    Chicago, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 977862BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: E-commerce
Store ID: 37974: eComm Retail 2 N State St

The Sr. User Experience Architect will partner with Product Management and Engineering to identify and understand opportunities. Collaborates collaboratively on a cross-functional team composed of Visual Designers, Copywriters, Researchers and Front End Development.

Acting as a mentor and lead for internal teams and advocating for our members’ needs, a Senior User Experience Architect is a true veteran of human-centered design, interaction design and design research – and still loves getting their hands dirty.

Job Requirements

  • Collaborates with Product Management, Merchants and Business Stakeholders in the creation of creative briefs and/or product requirements documentation
  • Perform the following for every project: Competitive analysis, brainstorm, wireframe, design, and iterate user experiences within specified product requirements and deadlines.
  • Experience using web analytics data to inform design decisions.
  • Keen understanding of usability principles, web standards, UI patterns and their application.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop big ideas, and execute flawlessly against them in a highly collaborative environment.
  • Proven ability to diplomatically advocate for the user and communicate informed design rational and value.
  • Leads the planning and estimation of User Experience tasks, deliverables and timelines
  • Develops new and effective interactive design solutions on time and in scope.
  • BS/BA degree in HCI, Human Factors required or equivalent professional work related experience.
  • 5+ years professional related work experience or Master's Degree and 3+ years

Skills and Qualifications Preferred
  • Ecommerce experience
  • Axure experience (ability to create prototypes)
  • Strong presentation skills