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HDQC Manager of User Experience

Vancouver, WA 98660
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Project management and administration that include work plans, resource planning and control, writing status reports, and preparing annual budgets.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECommunicate status of development design to supervisors and end users.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESelect, develop and motivate assigned staff.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 40% - Oversees end-to-end experience across multiple applications and ensures a simple and delighting user experiences. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Conducts competitive and usability research to understand user behavior with key shopping activities and to identify best practices. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Ensures website look and feel, usability, information architecture, and content meet established standards and online best practices. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Manages / develops team of ~6 UX professionals.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E This position reports to Director User Experience. \u003Cbr /\u003E This position has 6 direct reports.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Located in a comfortable indoor area. 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On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EAdditional Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience in managing the UX practice for a web application / SaaS product\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience leading the conversation regarding UX best practices, tools, processes, etc.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E7\u002B years of demonstrable experience as a UX Designer, Interaction Designer, UX Architect, and/or Information Architect.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeads the UX team project deliverables to communicate the UX strategy and rationale such as project plans, research, personas, concept documents, task lists, workflows, information architecture, wireframes, page maps, interaction and behavior specifications, visual design and content strategy.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to analyze both quantitative and qualitative data and present findings and recommendations.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPragmatic approach to software design (converges on solutions, delivers value quickly \u0026 iteratively)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to quickly grasp business concepts\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong personnel \u0026 team management abilities\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPrevious work in a cross-functional environment is important\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProblem solving and analytical skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPresentation, facilitation and writing skills.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProject management- estimating, planning, controlling, and execution\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent communicator in both verbal and written form.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPolished presentation skills, creating materials and presenting to various levels of management.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBig picture thinker able to operate effectively at 30k-foot view, but also able to get into the details when necessary.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong storyteller, is able to formulate cohesive messages with meaningful and impactful points that resonate with target audience.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESelf-starter, requires little to no direction to be effective at role.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-11

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HDQC Manager of User Experience

Home Depot
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