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UX Architect (Remote)
ICF is a mission-driven company filled with people who care deeply about improving the lives of others and making the world a better place. Our core values include Embracing Difference; we seek candidates who are passionate about building a culture that encourages, embraces, and hires dimensions of difference.
@ ICF Next, we are fearless in finding new ways to solve problems, relentless in making sure it pays off for our clients and committed to making a positive change in the world.
Join our community of mission-driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists to challenge the status quo.
We’re currently hiring for a User Experience Architect.
This role will provide UX strategy, design, & research support for a federal digital public health client. The position will provide our client with expertise in creative problem solving and user experience guidance, in collaboration with the larger CX strategy team for an internal customer experience engagement. In this role, you will lead the creation of conceptual prototypes, help plan and execute user research, and act as steward of the customer experience.
This role requires effective facilitation and communication abilities, both oral and written, as well as proven client management and resiliency skills.
As a User Experience Architect, you will:
Interact with the client and project team members in an integrated, tactful fashion while focusing on delivery and results
Effectively speak the client’s language, focusing on outcomes and responsiveness to client demands over industry jargon
Create prototype designs, conduct user research, guide information architecture approaches, and ultimately ensure concepts are executed in a timely fashion
Understand and advocate for user (including customers and employees who support them) needs as we explore technology improvements.
As a User Experience Architect, you will have:
2+ years of experience as UX Professional such as; Information Architect, Interaction Designer or UX Designer
Demonstrated resiliency and experience in client-facing roles requiring tactful communications in fast-moving environments
Experience co-facilitating design sessions and workshops, creating research plans and reports, and applying content or information architecture best practices to web projects
Experience with design patterns (i.e. UI components) and wireframing/prototyping alongside understanding of usability and accessibility best practices
An understanding of content strategy and information architecture best practices relevant to large websites
Job Location(s): Preference is Atlanta but open to remote candidates available to work 9 to 5 EST timezone.
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