EY User Experience (UX) Design Lead, Digital and Innovation, Technology Consulting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
User Experience (UX) Design Lead, Digital and Innovation, Technology Consulting
Requisition # RIY0023F
Post Date Aug 27, 2020
In recent years, industries have been disrupted and transformed by digital technology. As a design and innovation consulting professional, you will collaborate with different teams to help businesses define their digital strategy and aspirations, design digital products and experiences and solve their digital and innovation challenges. As part of a high-performing team, you’ll deliver exceptional client service to create engaging, intuitive solutions for our key digital transformation programs.
As organizations look to leverage the advantage that technology offers, we are committed to helping you develop the right skills that you’ll need in today’s environment. Working on programs that cross borders and sectors, the experiences you gain here will be more valuable than anywhere else. So, whenever you join, however long you stay, the outstanding EY experience lasts a lifetime.
We’re looking for a ‘User Experience (UX) Design Lead’ to join our team in our Riyadh (KSA) office.
This is a hands-on role in which you will be responsible for design centric workstreams of programs, shaping outcomes, managing client relationships and helping grow the design practice.
In this role, you will participate throughout the entire design process—from inspiration and research to building prototypes, communicating a vision, bringing to life integrated digital-physical experiences through products and services.
If you’ve been part of multi-disciplinary projects, have collaborated with a broad range of stakeholders, interacted with clients, mentored and supported designers, designed impactful experiences and contributed towards the design community, then this role is for you.
Your Key Responsibilities:
Lead teams inacross all stages ofproduct development - concept, wireframes, design iterations and uservalidation
Design and deliver mockups, prototypes anditerations optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces
Leveragedata analysis, user research, benchmarking, and content audits to facilitate/informUX recommendations / UI development.
Defineproduct requirements based on user and stakeholder research
Structureambiguous problems and define tasks needed to bring clarity
Present,defend and articulate end-to-end experiences, interaction models and designsolutions with colleagues and stakeholders
Navigatemultiple stakeholder groups and influence others toensure that an end-product design meets the corebusiness goals
Develop andadminister quantitative research methodologies to gather user feedback and testuser reaction and perceptions
Supporttechnical teams through the development process specific to designconsiderations and user experiences
Overseecontent authoring, localization and translation, including UX copywriting andediting for assistive and descriptive content
Runand facilitate design thinking workshops
Support user testing to validate or continuallyreiterate and deliver a strong user experience
Skills and Attributes for Success:
Create wireframes, prototypes, user interfaces and rapidly iteratescenarios
Develop personas, user journey maps & flows, serviceblueprints and visual design
Organize and facilitate co-creation and ideation workshops
Manage design project delivery team
To qualify forthe role, you must have:
Approximately 8+ years of recent relevant work experience,with aminimum of 5+ years working collaboratively across engineering, productmanagement and user research teams.
BA/BS degree in service design, graphic design,human-computer interaction, or a related field or equivalent combination ofeducation and experience.
Astrong portfolio that demonstrates outstanding design skills, deep systemsthinking, and a passion business design that solves challenges
Designleadership experience across the entire product lifecycle.
Expertlevel proficiency with common design software, in particular, Sketch,Figma, Invision and Adobe Creative Suite.
Prototyping skills across a variety of mediumsand needs: low and high fidelity, InVision, and/or other digital tools.
Ability to communicateeffectively in writing, and walk-through ideas effectively with passion andintegrity
Ideally, you’ll also have:
A high proficiency in verbal and written Arabic
A dedication to teamwork and integrity within a professional environment
Experience within the government and public sector
Experience in a Scrum-basedproduction process
Experience defining orworking with a design system
What we Look for
A highly motivated person who is open-minded with the ability to run engagements, embrace ambiguity and accept feedback and constructive criticism to realize the optimal user experience. A confident leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization.
The right candidate demonstrates propensity to learn and share knowledge with the team, fosters an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment and plays a role in nurturing and mentoring juniors within the organization.
What Workingat EY Offers
EY offers an attractive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance . We arecommitted to be an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexibleworking arrangements. Plus, we offer:
Support, coaching andfeedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities todevelop new skills and progress your career
The freedom andflexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
As a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy, transaction and consulting services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.
If you can positively demonstrate that youmeet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Join us in building abetter working world. Apply now.