UX Designer, Isilon Control Path Team
Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
Posted: January 12, 2017
Reference ID: 173967BR
The UX Designer role requires excellent leadership skills, strong technical expertise and hands-on project management skills. This role will be responsible for developing strong client teams, managing client releases, owning program schedules from design to release, partnering effectively with other teams within and outside of Control Path, and managing client launches. As a key leader in the Control Path team, you will help guide an in-house creative team who are responsible for developing product solutions that spans across Isilon’s products. You’ll work closely with key stakeholders, development and senior partners to deliver innovative end-to-end solutions that are effortless, intuitive and delight our customers. The candidate should have knowledge and practical experience in UX design, from design concept creation to development and release and possess excellent communication abilities.
Responsibilities of the role include:
+ Helping to define and drive the vision for the Control Path U/X team’s execution.
+ Working across Isilon to create strong relationships with other senior leadership /team stakeholders.
+ Working closely with U/X, Product Management, and Development leadership to create a successful work environment.
+ Managing the intake process for U/X engagement
+ Managing the iterative design process for U/X artifacts
+ Managing the approval process for U/X artifacts
+ Ensuring prioritization and deliver of U/X artifacts to stakeholders
+ 3-5+ years’ experience as a UX specialist, UX designer, or similar role
+ Experience leading a team (technical or design) through full product development cycle(s).
+ Passion for and proven experience user experience and design
+ Excellent project management, communication and organizational skills
+ Must be able to organize executive UX reviews, sign-offs, and coordinate feedback from various stakeholders
+ Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical individuals
+ Excellent oral and written communication skills
+ Strong bias for action and "get it done" attitude
+ Previous experience speaking in front of executives a plus
+ Software development background a bonus
+ Technical expertise and strong analytical skills
When you choose EMC, 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. EMC will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants except in very limited circumstances identified by law.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.
**Critical Hiring Criteria:**
Engineering - Software
205 - ISILON
US - Washington - Seattle