Senior UX DesignerApply Apply Later Location San Francisco, California; Tempe, Arizona
GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With nearly 17 million customers worldwide and over 75 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to give our customers the tools, insights and the people to transform their ideas and personal initiative into success. To learn more about the company visit www.GoDaddy.com.
Sr. User-Experience (UX) Designer needed to lead the design efforts of GoDaddy’s Customer Site Experience (websites generated by GoCentral website builder). To be successful in this role, you should have in-depth knowledge of design systems, strong visual design style and layout techniques. We are seeking a candidate that can think through complicated design systems and challenge existing constraints. Candidates should also have experience executing design projects from conception to production, delivering high quality pieces on tight deadlines, as well as defining and implementing success metrics.
The Sr. UX Designer plays an integral role in the development of our products and customer websites. Working closely with all in-house teams involved in the development process, the Sr. UX Designer will contribute and help lead the planning, research, design and execution of a design system that will produce aesthetically-pleasing high-quality sites for our customers. Candidate must be an expert communicator, systems thinker, possess a clear understanding of business goals and user behavior, and be proficient in a wide variety of skills, ranging from psychology to design and technology.
Serve as the design lead for GoCentral’s Customer Site Experiences
Establish a repeatable process for producing great design
Work directly with the product and engineering team to shape and expand limits of the current design system
Conducting regular user testing and research
Define and implement success metrics
Oversee projects through the creative process and ensuring that deadlines and quality standards are met
Ensure documentation is continuously updated and distributed to the team
Create interactive design concepts and accompanying prototypes
Researching competitive sites, existing initiatives, past projects and consumer research
Collaborating with project team members to develop organizational/structural concepts for projects
Expert at building consensus and driving forward motion
Expert communicator - able to inspire and sell a vision
Experience applying research and analysis to site development
Proven interpersonal skills, client relation skills and ability to work in a team environment
Proven creative thinking and problem-solving skills
Proven understanding of and experience with: user-centered design techniques; development of organizational/structural concepts for Web site; project processes for the development of large scale Web site projects; documentation requirements for Web development teams; application of content management, personalization, targeting and searching systems
Thorough, detail-oriented and highly organized, including ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines
Preferably, experience with: software development process/business analysis; user research, usability practices and testing
Bachelor's degree preferred, with multidisciplinary backgrounds such as psychology, computer science, information sciences, human/computer interface design or commerce/business or experience equivalent
At least 2 years' related industry experience in new media, information technology, communications, or library/information science
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