Society of Sensory Professionals

UX Designer II

Verisk
Lehi, Utah, United States
10 days ago

Description

Company Description

Xactware, a Verisk business, specializes in technologies for the property insurance, remodeling, restoration, and mortgage and lending industries.Xactware'stools provide claims estimating, contents replacement, claims management, and property maintenance solutions for desktop, mobile, and online platforms.Xactware'sservices include repair cost research and reports, aerial imagery, and real-time business intelligence.Xactwarehas been providing cloud services for customers since 1995. To learn more aboutXactwareplease visit us at:Xactware.com. We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.

It's the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It's why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It's the aim of our "returnship" program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it's what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers' problems.

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do.

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career.We have received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the fifth consecutive year. We've been recognized by Forbes as a World's Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.Verisk's Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work.

Job Description

A UX designer II is responsible for the overall feel and functionality of a product. They utilize product analysis and consumer research to create user-friendly designs. Drawing on their knowledge of industry trends in design and technology, they adapt and focus product strategies to facilitate positive and intuitive user experiences.

Essential Functions:
  • Create activity flows, wireframes, prototypes, and design mock-ups with minor guidance
  • Create usability studies on a variety of projects and product features
  • Interact with customers to review and validate workflows and designs
  • Collaborate with Product Management stakeholders on creating user stories to define development tasks
  • Analyze user interface problems and requirements to create on-brand design solutions that meet business goals and conform to established standards/guidelines
  • Coordinate with stakeholders to effectively negotiate trade-offs with product management and engineering
  • In coordination with the User Experience Leadership, train and mentor Jr. UX Designers


Qualifications

  • Minimum 3+ year's formal UX design training and portfolio.
  • Has a strong understanding of the vision and key objectives for their product area, taking cues from their design manager, as well as their product and engineering leads. Consistently considers how their designs can support that vision, the team's goals, the broader product vision and company objectives.
  • Demonstrate time/priority management, planning own work executing against assigned deadlines while maximizing efficiency in the agile process
  • Convey inherent curiosity, empathy for end users, and a passion for user experience that delights stakeholders
  • Contributed to a couple of shipped projects
  • Advanced knowledge of layout, typography, and visual hierarchy
  • Advanced knowledge of web, desktop, and mobile technologies
  • Deliver design work on programs of any size with minimal oversight
  • Proficiency with current software packages used in the field of UX such as, but not limited to: Figma, Miro, Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Cloud etc.
  • Communicate comfortably and effectively with external users and internal teams
  • Intermediate design competency through sketching, concept creation and wire framing, producing sitemaps and user flows, creating clickable prototypes
  • Ability to deliver appropriate level of specification needed to ensure high quality development on time
  • Proficient with MS Office, JIRA, Trello, Confluence, etc.


Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

http://www.verisk.com/careers.html

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Job Information

  • Job ID: 64921937
  • Location:
    Lehi, Utah, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Verisk
  • Position Title: UX Designer II
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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