Senior Software Engineer - UX Designer
Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
Posted: January 05, 2017
Reference ID: 174438BR
**General position title: Senior User Experience/User Interface Designer**
This is an opportunity to design products that will define the direction for security management and compliance within RSA and potentially for the security market as a whole. You will be working on a market leader in this space, helping to find new areas of growth and driving improvements to the user experience.
This position is ideal for a UX Designer with a background of interaction design principles. Visual Design skills are a plus. The candidate will need to clearly and concisely communicate design principles to others as well as creating prototypes to support Design ideas.
+ Quickly iterate on multiple interactive design solutions and work through details.
+ Advocate for your design solutions by putting them in context of business and user goals.
+ Define the structure and behaviors of browser-based software products and services via flow diagrams and wireframes.
+ Strong aesthetic style, creativity, and willingness to push the envelope.
+ Ability to effectively communicate designs to product and engineering teams
+ Strong understanding of UX principles and software development.
+ Depict the structure, behaviors, and visual design of interactive products via a truly interactive mockup.
+ Produce deliverables that are professional and visually appealing as well as creating best practices and styleguides.
+ Strong skills in design fundamentals such as knowledge of color, typography, layout, and shape.
+ Uncover user needs and usability issues with a product or idea through observational, task-based techniques such as usability testing and contextual inquiry.
+ Deep knowledge of current design trends.
+ Problem solving analysis and decision making skills
+ Mastery of common creative (e.g. Adobe CS) tools
CRITICAL HIRING CRITERIA
+ 5+ years’ experience in all or a majority of elements of user experience design (strategy, structure, and sensory)
+ A demonstrated history of excellent communication (spoken and written) and collaboration skills
+ Researched and designed UIs for multiple complex browser-based applications
+ An open mind, a can-do attitude, and a bent for creative problem-solving
+ Experience presenting your work to others and explaining the thinking behind it; experience making positive, iterative change based on feedback from peers
A strong portfolio of work exemplifying 5+ years of designing User Interfaces. Bachelor or Master’s in Design, Information Science, Computer Science/HCI, or a design-related discipline such cognitive psychology.
When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.
**Critical Hiring Criteria:**
400 - SECURITY
US - Kansas - Overland Park