Experience Designer (XD)

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At Orion, Experience Designers are integral to the creative process and play pivotal roles in the strategy, conception, design, and execution of our products and platforms. They are charged with understanding and harmonizing user needs with business objectives to solve complex problems through the design of intuitive interfaces and transformative digital experiences. The activities they champion and deliverables they produce become the keystone to aligning stakeholders and the blueprint for guiding developers. They remain involved throughout the entire initiative through final delivery to ensure that positive business outcomes and exceptional user experiences are consistently delivered to our customers. Experience Designers may participate in collaborative endeavors with a variety of team members from other disciplines (E.g. UX/UI, project management, technologists, etc.) to accomplish a variety of tasks for the good of the strategic solution.


Key Responsibilities:
  • Champion principles of usability and user-centred experience design.
  • Contribute to all XD project deliverables, including strategy briefs, research reports, interviews, personas, experience mapping, concepts, site maps, wireframes, and functional annotations.
  • Jointly responsible for the overall quality of work produced by the Experience Design group. This includes but is not limited to industry research, deliverables, client presentations, and hands-on execution of solutions.
  • Work in concert with project team members including Experience Design Director, XD Leads, UI Leads, Project Managers, Design Technologists, and Developers to forge and ensure integrity of solutions and satisfaction of clients.
  • Work closely with clients and the project team to implement quality solutions within mandated time frames and budgets – ensuring on-time and on-budget delivery of experience design responsibilities. Strive to become a subject matter expert in our clients’ businesses.
  • Identify and document business objectives and requirements.
  • Explain and articulate, internally and externally, the rationale for recommendations, choices, and solutions.
  • Participate in new business and marketing opportunities, from research through conception to presentation.
  • Remain current and expertly informed regarding industry practices, software design patterns, standards, and technologies.
  • Inspire, collaborate, and share expertise with colleagues.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of industry and agency experience.
  • Proven experience defining, developing, and documenting XD activities and deliverables.
  • Strong conceptual thinker, with excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills. Ability to effectively present and defend design concepts in internal and client meetings. 
  • Ability to execute, from start to finish, project tasks with moderate senior supervision – and the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and workstreams while displaying self-time management prowess.
  • Strong computer skills, such as proficiency in common creative tools, such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Omnigraffle, Visio, InVision, etc. – and a working knowledge of supporting software and tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • General understanding of major software platforms and technologies, and working knowledge of the capabilities of HTML, CSS, and Javascript principles.
  • Must be confident but humble, disciplined and organized, a motivated self-starter and quick learner with the ability to thrive in a collaborative environment.
  • Should be passionate and aspire to learn and grow beyond the bounds of a 9-to-5 work environment.


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