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UX Designer Sr Staff II
Category: Telecommunications
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  Job posted:   Tue Mar 13, 2018
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UX Designer Sr Staff II
**General Description**
Samsung is looking for a passionate and highly collaborative senior staff level Interaction Designer to join our CX Lab in Mountain View, CA. As a senior staff IxD, you will be leading highly visible projects that will impact the upcoming year's product. You will also be expected to lead and mentor the other designers in the project team, and collaborate with different stakeholders and functions, such as product planning team and service business team. We are seeking designers who are entrepreneurial, critical thinkers, and innovators who are energized to re-imagine the way people interact with each other and their content in a digital world. As a designer within CX Lab you'll be in the unique position to have a direct impact on products that Samsung will ship millions of within the next 12 months. You will play a major role in designing TV functionality and features on mobile devices. You will also enjoy a broad range of work from televisions to connected appliances. You should be a passionate advocate for the user, dedicated to the craft of UX design, and excited about working in an agile, highly collaborative environment. You'll work with passionate and highly talented team members, stakeholders who want big thinking, and you'll have the opportunity to transform consumer digital experiences in a fast-moving environment.
**Necessary Skills / Attributes**
* Develop workflows, user task analysis, interaction flows, wireframes, low fidelity mock-ups, navigational flows, and high fidelity prototypes.
* Define project goals and strategy. Plan and organize executable project plan, and manage the project resources.
* Transform strategic direction into high quality design output from total systems to individual elements.
* Develop high-level creative concepts for projects; help to refine and further develop these concepts into complete, functional design systems.
* Define user model and user interface for mobile devices and align them with other devices including televisions, audio devices, and appliances.
* Partner with Visual and Motion Designers to conceptualize, design, build, and extend user experiences.
* Work with UX researchers to design and observe user studies and translate research findings into insights and design improvements.
* Create and present design solutions and strategies that bring the user story to life for a wide audience, including cross-functional teams.
* Apply the best design aesthetics under tight deadlines, while effectively balancing between business needs and customer benefit.
* Contribute to the CX Lab design language and promote design thinking throughout the team. Develop and champion guidelines, standards, and user-centered design processes.
* Gauge the desirability of new and existing products, and make constructive suggestions for change.
* Maintain cultural awareness of the design landscape with respect to current and future trends. Necessary Skills / Attributes
* 10+ years of demonstrable experience in designing usable software experiences in an agile, startup-like product development environment.
* Strong portfolio that demonstrates systems thinking and core skills across a variety of categories and formats.
* Solid formal academic background in Human-Computer Interaction, Design, or related field, or commensurate work experience; advanced degree a plus.
* Fluency with common design software (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Keynote) for the creation of visual design artifacts and presentations.
* Agility in creating digital sketches/prototypes from lo-fi to hi-fi, to help design thinking process as well as communicate concepts to team members.
* Diverse project experience in concept ideation, UI concepting/wireframing, design strategy, and working across multiple form factors.
* Eloquent verbal/written communication and storytelling skills, with the ability to successfully articulate design concepts to your team and stakeholders.
* Ability to think strategically and translate brand, service and product requirements into holistic systems that effectively communicate.
* An understanding of iterative prototyping as an essential part of the design process.
* Strong skills in mediating and resolving competing requirements and designs.
* Solid design experience for consumer electronics devices. 10ft UI design experience is a plus, but not absolutely required.
* Openness to critique from various partners and curiosity to learn from a spectrum of perspectives.
* High comfort level in working within a self-directed culture and navigating ambiguity.
* Effective time management skills to balance project schedule with fast-paced deadlines.
* A passion for creating designs which are simple, elegant and useful as well as beautiful, approachable and playful.
* A strong point of view with a healthy dose of humility.
**Company Information**
Since being established in 1969, Samsung Electronics has grown into one of the world's leading technology companies and has become recognized as one of the top 10 global brands. Samsung is currently ranked #2 on Forbes' "Most Reputable Tech Companies" for 2016 and #6 on Interbrand's "Best Global Brands" list for 2017.Our network extends across the world, and Samsung takes great pride in the creativity and diversity of its talented people, who drive our growth. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, N.J., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a recognized innovative leader in consumer electronics, mobile devices and enterprise solutions. A wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SEA is pushing beyond the limits of today's technology and providing consumers and organizations with a portfolio of groundbreaking products in appliances, home entertainment, Internet of Things, mobile computing, smartphones, virtual reality, wireless infrastructure and wearables, in addition to offering leading content and services related to mobile payments, 360-degree VR video, customer support and more. Samsung is a pioneering leader in smartphones and HDTVs in the U.S. and one of America's fastest growing home appliance brands. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As part of our Samsung Gives philanthropic platform, we offer companywide Days of Service, a volunteer time off program, and an employee giving match program, so our employees can support causes that are closest to their hearts and choose how they want to give back. Since 2002, Samsung has provided more than $46 million to more than 1,000 public schools and community organizations in the United States through its many citizenship initiatives, including the STEAM-education based Solve for Tomorrow Contest. At Samsung we work hard - every day. It is a fast-paced and challenging work environment, and we are a nimble team that constantly pushes ourselves to be the best. If you have energy, passion, dedication and drive, and you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, the rewards at Samsung are many. Apply today and find out why LinkedIn ranked us as one of North America's Most InDemand Employers in 2015. Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
*Category:* S/W Engineering
*Travel Required:* None
*Full-Time/Part-Time:* Regular Full-Time
*Location:* , Mountain View California, Mountain View California, Mountain View California, Mountain View California

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