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Lead UX/UI Designer

General Information

Ref #:

20220027043

Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time

Location:

Paris - Paris - France

Description & Qualifications

Description

The candidate will be responsible for the overall usability and quality of one or more Kronos products/features. She/he will be part of a highly talented creative team working on different products/features within the Kronos suite.

As part of this role, she/he will be expected to lead the design of a product/feature from inception to implementation; define the team’s responsibilities and tasks; oversee the quality of the work produced by the team; interact with the UX leadership on matters concerning the team or the product; drive the vision of a product/feature and encourage the teams to take risks and come up with nimble solutions and creative concepts.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Lead the design of a product or a platform from inception to implementation
• Advocate for the users' needs and the usability of the product that he/she is responsible for
• Advocate and promote the larger UX strategy within each domain and within the interaction design team
• Help the interaction designers in choosing pertinent UX activities in the course of a design cycle
• Help the interaction designers in the estimation, planning and tracking of the UX effort needed to accomplish a project
• Communicate constantly with the leadership team and the other lead designers to ensure all UX activities and designs are
• executed and delivered on time
• Ensure that the UX of the product gets implemented without compromising usability
• Ensure that all UX documentation is consistent across designers
• Ensure consistency across all designs produced
• Participate and support in design activities and deliveries

Qualifications

• Understanding of interaction design techniques to create engaging user experiences
• Excellent knowledge of technologies such as HTML5, JavaScript, CSS and JQuery
• Strong communication skills with business owners as well as developers; must have the ability to articulate design rationale
• Stays current on and strategically applies the latest industry and design trends and state-of-the-art techniques.
• Knowledge of commonly used interaction design patterns and techniques.
• Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
• Exceptional communication, interpersonal, multitasking and presentation skills
• Ability to solve problems and meet deadlines with minimal supervision
• Highly motivated and organized
• Must be able to work in a team environment, and follow brand guidelines and take design direction with positive attitude

EDUCATION

• BS/BA degree in Human Factors, Engineering, Design or equivalent discipline or equivalent experience and a minimum of 8 years of related work experience

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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