Lead UX Designer in McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/14/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    McLean, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/14/2024
  • Fully Remote
    No

Job Description

**Hybrid - 3 days a week onsite in McLean, VA.**

Our financial services client is looking for a Lead UX Designer to join their team.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Pay Rate: $55.00 - $65.00/hr on W2

Skills, experience, and other compensable factors will be taken into account when determining pay rate. The pay range provided in this posting is a reflection of a W2 hourly rate; other employment options may be available that may result in pay outside of the provided pay range.

W2 employees of Eliassen Group who are regularly scheduled to work 30 or more hours per week are eligible for the following benefits: medical (choice of 3 plans), dental, vision, pre-tax accounts, other voluntary benefits including life and disability insurance, 401(k) with match, and sick time if required by law in the worked-in state/locality.


Responsibilities of the Lead UX Designer:
  • Collaborate with technology, product, and business teams to uncover customer and business needs
  • Translate business needs into intuitive and engaging digital experiences
  • Translate complex ideas into understandable concepts that evolve and enhance the product experience
  • Engage in portfolio prioritization to help set the strategy and product road map for the team
  • Manage through shifting priorities to provide clear direction and input on product prioritization
  • Advocate for the customer through human-centered design methods
  • Champion prioritization of design centered product enhancements grounded in research and analysis
  • Work with partners and teams across various geographies
  • Facilitate discovery sessions that uncover customer pain points and opportunities
  • Frame problems, defining insights, and designing new methodologies/practices to serve customer needs
  • Understand customer needs and define opportunities through usability and empathy studies
  • Create process and user flows, wireframes, journey maps, and interaction models
Requirements of the Lead UX Designer:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • At least 5 years of experience with User Experience design
  • Experience designing for cross channel experiences
  • Experience managing a cross-functional team
  • Comfortable working with a variety of business partners and delivering outcomes
  • Familiarity with design and prototyping tools, such as Sketch and/or Figma
  • Familiarity with working in an established design system
Please be advised- If anyone reaches out to you about an open position connected with Eliassen Group, please confirm that they have an Eliassen.com email address and never provide personal or financial information to anyone who is not clearly associated with Eliassen Group. If you have any indication of fraudulent activity, please contact InfoSec@eliassen.com.

Job ID: 384674

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group is a leading strategic consulting company that provides business and IT services for our clients as they seek to transform and execute strategies that will drive exceptional outcomes. Leveraging over 30 years of success, we focus on professional services, talent solutions, and life sciences. Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks. We are committed to positively impacting the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Eliassen Group’s Affirmative Action Plan (AAP) is available for inspection by any employee or applicant for employment upon request, during normal business hours of Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm EST. Interested persons should contact Phaedra Wells at pwells@eliassen.com for assistance.

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