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User Experience Designer - AWS Identity

User Experience Designer - AWS Identity

Job ID 
531494
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
5/4/2017

Job Description

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Identity team is seeking a talented and passionate User Experience Designer to join our growing User Experience Design team. This UX Designer will have a significant impact on our business as they lead the design direction for AWS services. The designer will work collaboratively with engineers, product managers, executives, and other designers, leading design throughout the strategy, design, and development life-cycle.

Basic Qualifications

· At least 3-5 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar UX-related role.
· An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating a range of artifacts developed in creating a variety of visual solutions.
· Solid understanding of information architecture, mastery of user interface design, and strong visual design sensibility.
· Proven track record of delivering compelling visual solutions.
· Ability to communicate ideas, decisions and reasoning clearly and confidently. Can influence and persuade based on data.

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience with or background in visual design
· Experience with ux design for complex workflows and/or for technical end users
· Strong time management skills and the ability to be self-directed when needed.
· Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions
· A bachelor's degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related UX degree is ideal
· Demonstrated history of acquiring user data (e.g., conducting usability studies, performing user research) is a big plus
· Ability to prototype in HTML, JavaScript, & CSS is a plus