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UX Designer

General information

Location:

Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Function:

Software & Product Development

Ref #:

20210018816

Description & Requirements

Description

Join the UX community in UKG where we collaborate closely within a multi-disciplinary teams and our customers to bring the next generation cloud work force and human capital management product to life in a way that feels inspired, refined and delightful. Mirroring the work-life balance that is at the core of the UKG culture, we make every effort to make the UX magic happen while having fun.

Responsibilities:
• Translate strategy, business requirements and usability best practices into high-quality, customer-centric designs that support and reinforce UKG’s product vision, brand, and business objectives
• Balance user experience, business needs, technical feasibility, and time-to-market to determine best product designs
• Design a system that is flexible to ‘just work’ for a wide range of personas in a manner that feels personalized and people-centered
• Architect, Design and Support new interfaces/experiences by creating low and high-fidelity wireframes, mockups and prototypes
• Champion customer-centric, responsive/adaptive design methodologies
• Test concepts, perform task and user analysis, and assist with user acceptance testing
• Strategize and drive interactive product development from discovery and conceptualization to launch
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, agile, startup-like environment.
• Flexible and able to succeed within an open and collaborative peer environment by garnering consensus across cross-functional teams for design ideas.
• Develop lean design practices and processes to maintain quality and efficiency of the design practice

Qualifications

Degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Information Design, Graphic Design, or a related design or behavioral science discipline
• 3+ years Professional UX/UI Design experience
• Current on the latest interaction design techniques & tools; patterns and standards and excellent knowledge of state-of-the-art modern UI technologies to create engaging user experiences
• Obsessive attention to detail and stellar visual design skills (Portfolio necessary)
• Experience working with design systems and front-end UI familiarity is a plus
• Proficiency in using Sketch, Abstract and other design tools
• Strong drive to lead projects; Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with business owners as well as developers; must have the ability to articulate design rationale in discussions and in presentations
• Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
• Highly motivated and organized - Must be able to work in a team environment and take design direction/feedback with positive attitude

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Corporate 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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