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Sr User Experience Designer

Thomson Reuters Technology Development 4/9/2018 10:59:08 AM Eagan, MN United States of America
Job Description

UX Designer

About the UX Team

Come and join the largest and fastest growing UX team in Thomson Reuters! We are a highly-diverse, multi-disciplinary team of over 45 smart, self-driven UX professionals that take great pride in our work, and love the challenge of turning complex problems and constraints into elegant solutions that meet our users’ needs. Our dedicated, open work space is ideal for promoting an agile, collaborative, supportive environment where diverse thinking, innovative design and experimentation is welcomed and encouraged. Our work focuses on a large portfolio of cloud-based, data-driven applications for the Legal market that gross over $3.5B annually, and range in size and scale from months to multiple years.  

About the Role

As a UX Architect you will be responsible for defining and creating innovative experiences for market-leading legal research and practice management applications. This role will suit a creative problem solver, looking to work with a talented team in a fast-paced, agile environment.

Experience

  • Degree in information science, information design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related fields
  • 5+ years experience as an information architect, user experience designer, or interaction designer
  • 3+ years of information design experience in a fast-paced development environment with experience in large, complex software or web applications
  • Familiarity with Agile development

Knowledge and Skills

  • Significant experience creating, ideating, documenting and annotating user interfaces with wireframing tools
  • Ability to define application functionality and creating interfaces in the absence of business requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to document complex, data-driven designs
  • Solid understanding of principles of information organization and user interface design
  • Thorough understanding of established user interface standards as well as cutting-edge design conventions and interactions
  • Knowledge of fundamental design principles and disciplines that affect typography, color use, animation, composition, use of space, distribution of information, etc.
  • Excellent written, oral, and visual communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Ability to communicate design concepts effectively, build consensus, and justify decisions

Scope of Influence

  • Collaborate with User Experience team to design elegant user interfaces and rich user experiences
  • Interact with and provide direction to technology, content, and product development teams
  • Influence and cooperate with other departments to ensure consistency and quality across the platform

If this sounds like you, please contact us. We look forward to meeting you!

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.



Locations
Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Req #: JREQ101616
Locations: Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Job Function: Technology Development
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