Senior UX Designer

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As a Senior Experience Designer at Barbarian, you are a creator of intuitive, meaningful products and services people love to use. You are a collaborator who actively contributes to the creative vision of our work, effectively influencing the work and creating a real impact for both our teams and clients.

Benefits of Working at Barbarian: 

At Barbarian, we consider our people to be our greatest asset. We have benefits and policies in place to create an inclusive and inspiring environment. 

  • Unlimited PTO
  • Mental health support
  • Comprehensive medical benefits
  • Competitive Parental Leave that gives you time to bond with your family. 
  • Flexible work set-up, remote and hybrid working is available and encouraged. 
  • $250 stipend to outfit your remote working space. 
  • 401k matching, 50% up to the first 3%
  • 3% certification, which means we promote and pay everyone equally
  • $5,000 employee referral bonus through 2021
  • Financial incentive for new business introductions


What You Do:

  • Define target users and problems
  • Acts as a strategic partner with Experience Strategy, Technology and Client Engagement team to facilitate a seamless process
  • Partner closely with product management to define use cases and requirements
  • Research competitive products, industry trends and topics
  • Convert complex problems into simple and elegant solutions
  • Develop wireframes, task flows and prototypes around client and user needs
  • Gather and analyze feedback from external clients and internal directors
  • Distill complex processes into intuitive and impeccable designs
  • Create detailed experience maps, user flows, wireframes, etc. based on deliverables from client-facing teams
  • Articulate intended experience through design artifacts in critiques and presentations
  • Quickly iterate and offer versions based on design critique from peers or from learnings found in user testing or feature response
  • Defend design choices using previous user research, heuristics and usability standards
  • Communicate designs and prototypes to developers with a proper handoff
  • Present design ideas clearly and effectively with the proper rationale
  • Proactively identify opportunities for new executions, efficiencies, and designs


What You Need:

  • 5+ years experience working in a digital environment
  • A strong online portfolio of work demonstrating design processes in creating user-centered design solutions
  • Experience connecting digital and physical experiences
  • Exists on the cutting edge of UX design – and pushes our user research, testing, and design infrastructure and practices.
  • Obsessive attention to detail and ability to conceptualize multi-state, multi-path interaction systems and to consistently capture edge-cases.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills to be able to communicate to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Aptitude to learn new design tools
  • Responsive design, web design experience
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Expert in Sketch, Invision, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign
  • Solid Understanding of HTML/CSS
  • A collaborative, open + honest, curious and human mindset

 Barbarian is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.


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