What you’ll be doing...

The Verizon CX Team is a new internal group tasked with evolving the Verizon customer experience across all channels and touch points through the design and implementation of innovative products and services that customers love. Working from a studio space at one hundred fortyWest Street, the team is assembling the brightest designers, design strategists, researchers, and product managers to collaborate within teams shaping the future of the customer experience.

As a Senior UX Designer you will lead design initiatives that impact the end-to-end customer journey, designing brand-defining experiences for a range of consumer-facing products and services. One in three Americans uses Verizon services, so your work will have meaningful impact at a massive scale.

You are an expert design practitioner who grounds user-centered design solutions in product, tech, and business strategies. You excel in at least one core discipline, are able to work independently and deliver reliably within deadlines. You are a model and mentor for designers in your areas of expertise on your projects and contribute more broadly to our communities of practice. You are accountable for your growth as an individual practitioner and the growth of your peers. You are comfortable thinking on your feet and handling complexity. You communicate confidently, concisely, and clearly.

You produce sound, effective design solutions, and collaborate with your team to come up with ideas and make things. You provide mentorship to designers on your team. You get to know your partners in product, tech, and business and practice consulting through active listening and present rationale for the whole team’s solutions. Outside of your project, you externalize your skills and knowledge to colleagues.

As a Senior Designer, you:

  • Generate multiple credible design solutions.
  • Engage in divergent/convergent group work.
  • Judge solution quality and context appropriateness.
  • Guide a range of exploration.
  • Provide directional input.
  • Identify design problems and opportunities within brief/context.
  • Design within an established set of rules (patterns, guidelines, constraints, principles, etc.).
  • Articulate user, business, or technical reasoning for design decision.
  • Maintain organized working files and project directories.
  • Explore, refine, and document solution thoroughly.
  • Are attentive to detail.
  • Maintain fluency in shared tools and software.
  • Uphold and maintain standards.
  • Objectively evaluate and refine concepts based on learning’s from prototypes.
  • Target appropriate methods and fidelity based on learning objective.
  • Create prototypes to: (1) better understand the problem or requirements (2) communicate and create consensus around designs, or (3) better demonstrate design intent or feasibility

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in designing technical/business web applications.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in design or related field of study.
  • A portfolio of UX design work from pencil and whiteboard, to wireframes and prototypes (blog, Dribbble, Github, etc).
  • Ability to digest and translate complex technical requirements into intuitive experiences.
  • Portfolio examples of enterprise applications.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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