Lead UI-UX Designer
Silverthread is the market leader in software economics and software “technical health” ― helping executives take financial control over complex software assets. Based on 15 years of applied research at MIT and Harvard Business School, the CodeMRI® platform allows organizations to translate software architectural health metrics into quantifiable business impacts. As a result, we have helped 100+ global commercial and government institutions gain visibility into their software asset health and dramatically improve operational and financial outcomes.
We are currently seeking an energetic and highly motivated Lead UX / UI Designer who thrives in a collaborative team environment, has outstanding interpersonal skills, a strong design portfolio, and wants to be part of an agile and progressive team. You are passionate about creating intuitive and insightful experiences for users, insights that can drive truly user-centric innovation and product development. Help us turn business objectives into customer-centered solutions.
Portfolio required: strong product design thinking, case studies, user research evidence in portfolio.
Lead the discovery phase to help identify and understand the project’s strategic goals, user needs, and technical constraints that define the design space
Participate in user interviews to better understand what each user role is trying to accomplish and the problems they are trying to solve
Produce conceptual designs to socialize initial ideas internally and externally and incorporate design feedback
Present complex data intuitively. These may be prototypes, presentations, sketches, models, diagrams, workflows, user flows, or wireframes
Produce clickable prototypes that help evaluate the overall flow and experience of the product
Annotate design deliverables to ensure the design intent is clearly communicated to the development team and that there is a sufficient level of detail provided to support the implementation process
Review the implementation of the designs by the development team to ensure it meets business goals and design intent
Bachelor’s Degree in Design or equivalent experience
5 years UX/UI design experience
Comfortable managing multiple projects simultaneously, from concept to completion, meeting expected milestones
A detailed understanding of user-centered design, with excellent hands-on design skills enjoying customer and partner interaction
Proven ability to formally present and articulate ideas effectively
Passion for designing visualizations that help people find meaning in data
Comfortable with an iterative design process
Highly collaborative and can work well in a fast-paced team environment
Ability to produce effective design documentation
Familiar with modern Software Development concepts, Jira, Gitlab, etc.
Experience with design tools such as Sketch, InVision, or Illustrator other design and prototyping tools
***Please include a link to your work portfolio in the submittal email/resume***
Silverthread is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law
Job Location: Remote, EST
Position Type: Full time
Silverthread is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law
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