Location: Brooklyn, NY
Huge is seeking an Experience Lead for our Brooklyn office. Experience Leads play a critical role in UX at Huge. They are the nerve center of our design process and take a hefty share of responsibility for the success of large-scale projects. Experience Leads oversee an interdisciplinary team through research, strategy development, concepting, product definition, and design.
A successful Experience Lead at Huge is an innovative designer, a decisive product owner, a helpful mentor, a team player, and a skilled client partner all rolled into one. Our leads push the work through strong collaboration and by challenging the team to think beyond the expected. This is a hands-on role: our leads create designs, personas, sitemaps, and whatever is needed to communicate the team's thinking.
-Create and lead the creation of amazing interaction designs
-Plan for, delegate, oversee, and polish all UX project deliverables (such as strategic vision briefs, concepts, wireframes, site maps, content inventories, etc.)
-Champion principles of usability and user-centered design and know when it's ok to violate those principles
-Partner with clients to make the best work, finding the intersection between business and user goals
-Work closely with other disciplines to ensure a stellar final product
-Work with research team to define correct research processes, and participate in user testing or fieldwork as needed
-Collaborate with Huge teammates and clients to ensure that the integrity of the experience is maintained through launch
-Contribute to our process and shared knowledge, and help to evolve the Huge way of working over time.
-Represent User Experience in pitch work and business development
-Collaborate with Client Services to create project scopes, schedules, and road maps
-5+ years experience creating interfaces, large-scale digital experiences, or applications
-Desire to produce the best digital designs in the industry hands-down
-Full understanding of how to apply the methodologies of interaction design and research to business problems
-Successful track record leading interdisciplinary teams in creating great products
-Proven skills in mentoring, presenting, client partnership and visual communication
-Knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator or other tools for generating wireframes and specifications
-Ability to play nicely with other intelligent and talented types
-The curiosity of a scientist and the passion of an artist
-Ability to inspire passion, dedication, and killer work from others
-Take risks in design, push past the obvious, make something you love
Please include a link to your online portfolio with your application in order to be considered.
Huge is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.
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