The UX Designer uses their professional experience, concepts and company objectives to complete complex projects and transform them into intuitive, accessible and easy-to-use website and/or mobile app designs used by Otter Products customers all over the world.
About Otter Products:
From our founder's garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we are today, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Our industry-leading brands, OtterBox, LifeProof and Liviri lead the way to help people do more and go more places with technology in hand. Otter Products is a global company of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in Fort Collins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, Munich, Germany and Cork, Ireland. Our mission is simple - We Grow to Give which comes to life by way of our charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation and engineering to community and culture - growing to give is at the heart of everything we do.
For more information visit otterproducts.com.
Design for UX and develop testing roadmap based on user and business needs in collaboration with marketing, brand/design and ecommerce teams.
Develop and define user task flow, interactions, and UI specifications with wireframes to effectively communicate interaction and design concepts.
Perform qualitative and quantitative research to uncover user needs, perceptions and preferences, and use learning to tune up existing features, unlock new opportunities and maximize potentials for on-going site improvements.
Demonstrate a strong, hands-on proficiency in experience design, creating simple, elegant, engaging solutions.
Act as bridge between marketing, brand/creative, IT and ecommerce, ensuring requirements from all teams are met and reflected in the final design. At the same time, act as an advocate for our users and ensure user needs are met above all.
Facilitate collaboration sessions between internal teams and/or outside agencies, guiding UX strategy from methodologies to execution.
Be the resident UX design expert to guide the design and development process, ensuring the final product minimizes risk, maximizes potential and fulfills all requirements.
Work closely with Merchandisers to fulfill business requirements, identify opportunities and resolve known issues on the site by developing recommendations for improvements through testing and iteration.
Work closely with Web Analysts to assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in usability testing/user research and reviewing analytics data.
Work closely with Visual Designers and Creative Directors to incorporate branding requirements on the site and ensure consistency in visual elements through a cohesive web style guide across desktop, tablet and mobile.
Work closely with Front-End Developers by supporting specifications on design, interaction and function to ensure smooth delivery from static mockup to working prototypes and fully functional web pages.
Execute tasks and projects effectively while adhering to strict deadlines. Experience working cross functionally in a matrix environment is a plus.
Support and maintain a positive safety culture by following all safety policies and procedures and actively contributing to a safe working environment
Other duties as required (*Internal note: this must remain an essential duty/responsibility)
Bachelor's degree required.
Minimum of three years of experience with UX design (wireframe, user flow, and information architecture) required.
Otter Products is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOC). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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