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Lead UX Designer

Company: Vivint
Location: Boston
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

Vivint Smart Home is aware of and addressing the rapidly evolving situation with the COVID-19 virus. We want you to know that we are monitoring the virus and impact closely and taking actions to keep our workplace healthy and minimize disruptions to our customers. Now more than ever we appreciate the importance of coming together to protect families and their homes. Some of these measures that relate to candidates include virtual interviews, and work-from-home opportunities. We value you as a candidate and hope you and your families stay healthy and appreciate your support in keeping our global community safe during these unprecedented times. Thank you. Lead UX Designer Job Description Our mission is to redefine the home experience through intelligently designed products and services delivered to every home by people who care. Who Are We: Vivint Smart Home is the leading provider of smart home services in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24-7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than one million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. Vivint is--the largest tech employer in Utah, a certified Great Place to Work, and one of Fast Company 's World's 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2017. Vivint's Core Apps team is responsible for the "core" of Vivint's mobile apps-the information architecture, shared services (e.g. user roles and permissions), and features that bring all Vivint products together to create magical app experiences for the smart home consumer (e.g. custom actions, activity feed, etc.). We are responsible for the app as both a product and a platform, so our customers are both end consumers, and other Vivint product teams. The Role: Help bring peace of mind to millions of Vivint customers as a Designer on Vivint's Core Apps team. Vivint and our Core Apps team is looking for a dynamic Lead UX Designer to partner with product, engineering, and QA to drive and deliver a strategic vision for the future of our mobile apps and core product experiences. You are passionate about understanding people and designing product experiences for them. You are pragmatic, but you aren't averse to taking risks. Rapidly prototyping your ideas to get regular feedback is a critical part of your design process. You are open-minded, able to learn quickly, communicate clearly, and have the capacity to get things done even when the task is less defined. You're excited about working with a team focused on discovering value quickly and enjoy collaborating with other designers, product managers, and engineers to deliver experiences that provide everyday value to consumers. You have confidence that you can solve any problem that's handed to you. The day-to-day:

  • Work with the Product, Engineering and Design teams to distill complicated problems into simple, minimal solutions in a mobile app environment
  • As a player/coach, you'll help support a delivery team as well as manage and mentor other designers on your team
  • Work with product and tech leads to build and support a world-class product team culture within SHE
  • Rapidly iterate product concepts through user testing, high fidelity mocks & prototypes, user journey maps, storyboards, and more
  • Advocate for the customer, and the business, through research, insights, and regular contact with our customer-base
  • Work closely with product management and engineering teams to implement designs
  • Maintain and continuously improve Vivint's mobile app component library, clearly documenting patterns and ensuring consistent implementation of the system throughout our apps
  • Use Sketch and other modern design tools to design, prototype, and communicate your ideas clearly, get rapid feedback, and ensure a high degree of execution on final solutions Think strategically about Vivint's mobile apps, our business, and our Smart Home customers. Qualifications:
    • Proven history of designing consumer-facing mobile app experiences that delight customers and solve real business problems
    • Expertise in user experience, interaction design, UI/visual design, and prototyping
    • A passion for identifying consumer problems and the follow through to solve them
    • Solid working knowledge of the latest design tools, especially Sketch and InVision. ProtoPie or other event-based prototyping tool (e.g. Framer) a plus
    • Ability to quickly prototype your ideas, bringing interactions to life
    • Experience planning and running user research practices
    • A history of managing and mentoring other designers
    • A love for making things beautiful and usable
    • A team player who is highly collaborative
    • Previous management experience with a playbook of ways to motivate and inspire designers Why Vivint:
      • Paid holidays and flexible paid time away
      • Your choice between Mac or PC
      • Employee pricing on smart home products
      • Casual dress code
      • Medical/dental/vision/life coverage What We Stand For: Honesty and Integrity Come First Do the right thing Customer Obsession is Our Advantage A relentless passion to serve the customer Innovation is Essential Today's innovation is tomorrow's lifeblood We Win Together Individuals win games: teams win championships Exceptional is Expected Talk is cheap: create value, not just motion We Give Back Helping people is core to our DNA Find out more about what it's like to work here: This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. SAFETY: Vivint enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe working environment. Each new employee is responsible for completing all training requirements. Additionally, the employee must accept they have responsibility for maintaining the safety of themselves, their co-workers, and the public. Employee must adhere to all written and verbal instructions, promptly report and correct all hazards or unsafe conditions, question non-standard operations or unmitigated hazards, and provide feedback to management on all safety issues. If you are an active-- Vivint-- employee, please apply through Workday by searching "Find Jobs". Posted 25 Days Ago Full time R114053 About Us Vivint Smart Home is a leading smart home company in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24/7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than 1.4 million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. Vivint is on the Forbes 2018 list of "America's Best Employers," the Forbes 2019 list of "America's Best Employers for Diversity" and is one of Fast Company's World's 50 Most Innovative Companies. The company is--the largest tech employer in Utah, the state's #1 patent company and a certified Great Place to Work. For more information, visit www.vivint.com . Vivint Smart Home is aware and addressing the rapidly evolving situation with the COVID-19 virus. We want you to know that we are monitoring the virus and impact closely and taking actions to keep our workplace healthy and minimize disruptions to our customers.--Now more than ever we appreciate the importance of coming together to protect families and their homes.--Some--of these measures--that relate to candidates--include virtual interviews, and work-from-home opportunities. We value you as a candidate--and--hope you and your families stay healthy and appreciate your support in keeping our global community safe during these unprecedented times.--Thank you.

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