Experience Design Lead (NYC)
Acquired by Accenture Digital in June 2017 and founded in 2010, Intrepid is an end-to-end mobile design and development studio with headquarters in Cambridge, MA and offices in NYC, Houston, and Chicago. With expertise in insightful product strategy, well-crafted design and development for iOS, Android, Web and Rails, we help companies, from startup to enterprise, boldly navigate their mobile future.
The digital revolution is changing everything, transforming how we work and play, and Accenture Digital is leading the way - driving these exciting changes across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. Designing and implementing cutting-edge digital solutions for leading businesses and governments around the world, you will be creating real wow moments for customers, connecting them with our clients through advanced analytics, interactive, social media and mobility. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on, to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises.
Accenture Digital is powered by three practices - Interactive, Mobility and Analytics. Accenture Interactive helps the worlds leading brands delight their customers and deliver superior business performance and customer experiences. As part of Accenture Interactive Platforms & Products, youll balance art and science to create award-winning digital experiences for todays connected consumers through integrated and dynamic solutions that incorporate strategy, marketing, creative and technology.
You are a noted Senior Experience Design star. Youre a known leader with incredible design knowledge and successful projects under your belt. Your design execution and aesthetic choices elevate the product you are designing. You thrive working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, and relish acting as a mentor to more junior designers. You inspire confidence immediately with a client and are brought in for more challenging or advanced clients, to guide and support other designers. You are inspired by innovative web and mobile design and follow the latest design trends. Youre an organized project team player with the ability to iron out an amorphous process and effectively lead the teams deliverables, responsibilities and schedule.
YOUR ROLE: Experience Design Lead
- Offer counsel to clients on a consistent basis and are often seen as a part of their team
- Comfortable leading and providing structure to potentially amorphous or evolving processes
- Effectively deliver exceptional work for clients
- Lead the teams deliverables, responsibilities and schedule
- Maintain integrity of Intrepids design process
- Conviction to champion your perspective while successfully collaborating with other points of view
- Sets the art direction for the engagement
- Independently produce original work that consistently wows clients and our team
- Comfortable working as a solo-designer, team member, or team lead
- Work collaboratively with project teams consisting of designers, developers, project/product managers, QA, etc.
- Have a Human Centered Design approach in solving user needs with deep customer empathy
- Ability to explain and sell design decisions to clients and stakeholders
YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications
- 4+ years experience in digital design
- Bachelors degree in Graphic Design or related field in Information Design, Interaction Design, Human Factors
- A track record of consistently great work and a portfolio to prove it
- Strong visual design sense, clean command over typography, interaction design, and usability
SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills
- Previous experience interfacing with clients in consulting environment
- Composed in high-pressure situations with a big-picture perspective on how to handle those
- Comfortable designing within iOS and Android native, Web Responsive, and additional platform guidelines
- Master of Sketch, Zeplin, and the Creative Suite
We take great pride in our benefits package:
- Medical, dental, vision plans
- Flexible spending accounts
- 401k plan with matching
- Pre-tax commuter program
- Generous paid time off
- 9 company observed holidays
- Annual bonus and raise
- Stock purchase program
- Great team events
- Employee assistance program
- Wellness benefits
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