Job Description

UX Designer/Strategist

  • Raleigh, NC – Remote OK
  • Full-Time
  • Design
  • $70k – $80k
  • UX Designer/Strategist

The Position

We are looking to add a UX Designer/Strategist to our team. In this role you will be responsible for conceptualizing human-centered user experiences by uncovering user needs through research, developing deep insights, generating concepts and crafting how people will interact with the products and services we design. In addition, you will be participating in business development and internal process improvements. We’d like to see at least 4-6 years of experience in an agency environment.

Working at Savas Labs

At Savas Labs, we prioritize a few things. We like people who are enjoyable to work with. We learn from and teach one another, and often the result is others learn as well either via blog posts, conference presentations, or social media. We dedicate time each week for self-improvement, socializing, and collaboration. We encourage a flexible work schedule so long as we uphold our commitments to one another and our clients. We value openness and encourage our team members to push and recognize the boundaries of their expertise in a given area. We are honest, yet respectful; this is not a cut-throat environment, but rather a supportive one. We take a lot of pride in the quality of our work and we work hard. We value a work/life balance that keeps us productive and happy. We like to have fun and yet take our values seriously. We greatly embrace inclusivity. You’ll like it here.

Employment Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Profit share
  • Health dental, and vision insurance covered at 100% for you and your family
  • Short term and long term disability
  • 401(k) plan with matching
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Generous PTO, sick leave and holiday schedule
  • Semi-annual team retreats
  • Weekly team social and/or skillshare sessions
  • Conference presentation and attendance opportunities
  • Annual technology and health stipend
  • Annual paid community service day
  • Monthly Free Lunches

About you

You have experience with:

  • Performing well in a fast-paced environment
  • Collecting and assimilating customer data to guide design
  • Setting up and conducting user research and perform usability testing
  • Analyze quantitative and qualitative user research
  • Synthesizing data from many sources to identify strategic opportunities and recommend innovative solutions
  • Creating information architecture for user experiences
  • Building storyboards, wireframes, process flows, and sitemaps
  • Creating prototypes and design compositions
  • Understanding of how Design impacts Development (and vice versa)
  • Constructing dynamic design that are technically feasible/prudent
  • Leading presentations and facilitating discussion and feedback
  • Working with Figma and other prototyping tools

You care about:

  • Participating in or leading experimental internal or pro-bono client projects
  • Learning and building with new technologies or processes
  • Reading blogs, articles, and tutorials to stay abreast of industry trends
  • Building tools or design to develop new skills and market new company competencies

Bonus points for knowledge in:

  • Accessibility and inclusive design
  • Agency environment
  • Strong awareness of common usability methods and principles