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Portland, OR UX Architect

As a UX Architect at Connective DX you will identify and advocate for the user’s needs and desires for platforms we design and build.

From user research and insights through to IA, feature specification and testing, the UX Architect guides the foundational aspects of our user-centered design process. Using an innate ability to bring clarity and structure to complex systems, the UX Architect is a sense-maker, a destroyer of complexity and confusion, and a good partner with our Content, UI, Analytics and Development team members. The UX Architect moves fluidly from insight and empathy to architecture, and specifications that open up opportunity and inspire the creative, content and development teams. This is a senior level, client-facing role that will lead design projects from discovery through to final delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Research Planning
  • Workshop facilitation
  • User Research
  • Define Personas, Scenarios and Task Flows
  • Create User Journeys
  • IA & Sitemap development
  • Lead Collaborative Wireframing
  • Define & Specify Feature/Functional Requirements
  • Annotate Components
  • Conduct User Testing

Experience:

  • At least five years in a UX Architect role working on complex websites and applications
  • Experience leading a design team through a complete design process
  • Experience working collaboratively within cross-functional teams
  • Comfortable representing a design process and progress to internal stakeholders and senior-level clients
  • Agency experience preferred

How to Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter via email to:  820520-CS-27527@connectivedx.hrmdirect.com

Benefits:

The heart and soul of Connective DX are our people. Working at Connective DX is more than a job—it is an opportunity to personally grow, make lifelong friends, and make a genuine difference for our clients, co-workers, family and our world. We strive to offer the best benefits for our employees and their families. These benefits include group major medical and dental plans, alternative care and chiropractic benefits, flexible spending accounts, dependent care accounts, voluntary supplemental insurance through AFLAC, a monthly transit stipend, a minimum of 15 days of PTO per year, an employee referral bonus, a speaking engagement spiff, an employee assistance program, and a 401(k)-matching program.

Are you driven to build great digital experiences?

At Connective DX we're designing and building the next generation of digital business and experiences—and we’re committed to hiring the best and brightest talent to help us. If you're passionate about design and technology and want to make a difference, we'd love to hear from you. At Connective DX we're committed to helping our employees grow through participation in community events and professional development. And we offer competitive benefits.

Agency culture

Paul and Jeff founded Connective DX on the values of transparency, honesty and humility—because that’s how real change gets made. We work in open collaboration across disciplines and with our clients. We're driven to make something that makes a difference to our clients, their customers, and our craft. The Connective DX team participates in community events, from hackathons to meetups, and speaks at conferences. We also host our own Delight events throughout the year.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact us directly. No recruiting agencies, please.

All candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to starting employment at Connective DX. Connective DX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. Connective DX complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.