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09/05 Vikas Gera
Founder at Thought At Work

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UI/UX Designer - New Digital Business - Consulting Firm - IIT/NID (5-10 yrs)

Bangalore/Delhi NCR/Mumbai Job Code: 695971

POSITION SUMMARY:

We are looking for our client an exemplary Digital UI/UX to help drive the rapid growth of new digital business. The client is one of the world's most reputed consulting firm and their main purpose is to help companies imagine, bring-to-life and launch digital products and solutions. To do this, they have assembled a group of world-class experience design, data sciences and technology professionals with deep knowledge and experience in building digital businesses and solutions - from mobile applications and e commerce, to new and emerging digital solutions yet to be realized

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY:

Develop ethnographic research and contextual design investigations to understand customer behaviors, pain points, and needs, create/update and prototype digital user interfaces and physical products.

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY:

Develop ethnographic research and contextual design investigations to understand customer behaviors, pain points, and needs, create/update and prototype digital user interfaces and physical products

- Responsible for understanding a client's vision and intent; conducting stakeholder conversations and workshops

- Develops understanding of users and customers through primary and secondary research, able to come up with a research plan and lead a team through the process of research and synthesis - Bring research to life through personas, customer journeys, insight-opportunity frameworks, system maps, user stories, sketches and scenarios that meet your customer profiles in a multi-device approach

- Prepare low fidelity prototypes of digital solutions; ranging from paper sketches to wire-frames or interactive prototypes.

- Presents Concepts and designs to the customer for review and iteration. Capable of working directly with customers in an iterative manner to improve prototypes.

- Able to explain the design philosophy verbally and convince stakeholders of the process.

- Engaging with solution architects and technical teams to deliver digital solutions

IDEAL BACKGROUND:

- BA or MA degrees in design, business, psychology, strategy or another relevant field

- IIT MDes and NID candidates are preferred.

- Engaging with clients and client teams on a daily basis; demonstrated through experience 


- Experience with ethnographic research (quantitative and qualitative ), divergent exploration, conceptual development and interaction design

- Hands on experience with design and research tools; like Sketch, Adobe CS, In-vision, Optimal Sort etc.

- At least 5-10 years of professional experience

- Ideally experience in the start-up scene and/or with innovative tech firms, e.g., founding of own start-up or Silicon Valley history, large or complex system integration projects

- Strong drive and motivation

- Possesses curiosity for technical environment, UI, web and mobile applications

KEY COMPETENCIES

- Passion for design of digital products and services; awareness of trends

- Outstanding all-around problem solving skills

Interpersonal/ communication skills, including:

- Self-motivated, takes initiative, possesses creative problem-solving skills and willingness to offer suggestions for improvement; builds relationships to leverage resources

- Demonstrated diligence, attention to detail and technical intuition.

- Service-oriented, flexible, positive team player

- Possesses organization skills and composure: ability to handle competing priorities and to work effectively in a challenging fast paced environment

- Exercises judgment in managing confidential/sensitive information; trustworthy

- Work management, organization and planning

- Values and ethics

- Must be able to perform successfully in a fast-paced, intellectually intense, service-oriented environment and to interpret rules and guidelines flexibly to enhance the business and in keeping with client's values and culture.

- Experience working successfully within a complex matrix structured organization is essential.

- It is necessary to have the ability to understand and manage complex reporting relationships and incorporate multiple labor laws and cultures.

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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