User Experience Architect

  • 645 E Missouri Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

LaneTerralever encourages a culture of independent thought, innovation, and problem-solving – finding great solutions to new challenges. We are extremely motivated but have a great respect for work-life balance. We’re not big on egos and attitudes – we’re all here to learn from each other, create amazing work for our clients and to help shape the industry we work in. If you want to work for a firm that honors your experience, integrity, and passion for the business, then we are the company for you.

Job Description

Position Purpose

LaneTerralever is currently seeking a User Experience Architect to join our amazing team focusing on web and mobile applications. This candidate will have a keen understanding of client goals and user needs to effectively craft designs that drive business results.  He/she should also have experience in light front-end development (XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery) for rapid prototyping development, an understanding of visual design (illustrations, icons, compelling visual elements, etc.) and be able to present your work to a wide variety of clients.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interaction design (IxD) Ideation, site maps, wireframes, content templates, user flows, prototypes and user testing
  • Visual design Creating layouts and hierarchy, illustrations and compelling visual design elements
  • Psychology Persuasion triggers, empathy mapping, journey mapping
  • Design strategy Conducting user research, user interviews and creating user stories
  • Presence Working directly with clients and team leads on projects
  • Analytics Working knowledge of Google Analytics, SEMrush and other like analysis tools
  • Communication Writing client emails, building and presenting keynote presentations/recommendations
  • Client relationship Hopping on client calls and being comfortable with explaining your design decisions
  • Work sessions Holding work sessions on-site and off
  • Collaboration with team members and boarder teams in white boarding sessions and/or deliverable reviews

Qualifications

  • Strong background in user interaction, psychology and visual design
  • Three or more years of experience working directly with clients
  • Ability to clearly communicate both in person and on paper
  • Proficiency in Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, and other common design tools
  • Comfortable presenting work before clients and receiving critical feedback
  • The initiative and efficiency to produce deliverables in a timely manner
  • A positive attitude with a willingness to help others and coach them through design problems
  • Working knowledge of front-end development such as HTML/CSS a plus
  • Experience with Bootstrap, Foundation, JavaScript, jQuery and Sass a plus
  • Driven to accept responsibility and accountability for work while seeking opportunities for additional challenges and growth
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a demanding, fast-paced, creative environment
  • Passionate interest in marketing, strong understanding of the industry

Additional Information

If you are applying from outside the Phoenix area, please outline your relocation plans and your availability to interview locally. All applications will be handled with discretion and confidentiality. Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship. No phone calls or agencies, please.

We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.