At ENGIE North America, innovation and excellence create a platform for growth. We have a range of businesses in the United States and Canada, including clean power generation, cogeneration, and energy storage; retail energy sales; and comprehensive services to help customers run their facilities more efficiently and optimize energy and other resource use and expense. Nearly 100 percent of our power generation portfolio is low carbon or renewable. Globally, ENGIE is the largest independent power producer and energy efficiency services provider in the world, with operations in 70 countries employing 150,000 people, including 1,000 researchers in 11 R&D centers.
We are looking for talented and motivated individuals to create the future of energy and customer solutions. Join a rewarding and flexible work environment that encourages innovation and creativity to help customers meet their energy challenges today and in the future.


The Job: UX Designer Senior

Purpose
As ENGIE Resources pursues its vision of Energy Transition, significant changes are required in the way we work and the tools we use. In order to meet the goals of this transformation, our company needs to identify opportunities to redesign our systems and processes using the latest in digital technology. The UX Designer role plays a central function in evolving our organization to put Design Thinking and User-Centered Design at the heart of how we deliver solutions to our business stakeholders. This individual is highly engaged with stakeholders from all parts of our organization, will lead groups through interactive design workshops, and will create and iterate over mockups and prototypes that are ultimately transitioned to a development team. The UX Designer will incorporate these practices into existing delivery methodologies and promote design concepts in the organization.

Location/Department
Houston TX / ENGIE Resources

Status
Exempt

Essential Job Functions
  • Lead adoption of the User-Centered Design and Design Thinking process in our organization
  • Partner with PMO leadership to integrate design processes into our project delivery methodology
  • Lead the design phase for large, complex technology projects
  • Facilitate design workshops with stakeholder groups using divergent and convergent thinking to explore alternatives and filter ideas
  • Develop personas and usage scenarios for proposed solutions
  • Analyze user feedback and conduct usability testing to gather insights and iteratively enhance the user experience
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, sitemaps, screen flows, and prototypes. Capture feedback from stakeholders and iterate to incorporate improvements
  • Create reusable graphical assets used by development team to achieve target UX
  • Synthesize large amounts of information from workshops into consumable format and catalog in knowledge sharing repository
  • Document solution requirements in user story format
  • Adhere to Agile processes and methods

Qualifications

Essential Physical Abilities
  • Ability to meet highest attendance requirements.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally.
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments on a timely basis with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Ability to use personal computer, calculator, etc.
  • Could involve some lifting.
Education/Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, human-computer interaction, graphical design, or related field.
  • 5-7 years of experience in UX design.
  • 5-7 years of experience with Agile concepts and practices.
  • A clear understanding of and Design Thinking concepts and how they are effectively applied to solution delivery process.
  • A solid grasp of User-Centered Design, planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices.
  • Expertise in standard UX software such as Sketch, OmniGraffle, Axure, InVision, UXPin, Balsamiq, Framer, and the like is a must. Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.
  • Excellent facilitation skills with interactive design workshops including 10 or more stakeholders.
  • Experience communicating and advocating for design processes, ideas, and solutions to stakeholders.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a collaborative working style.
  • Strong leadership skills and a passion for design.

Working Environment
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not exposed to weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
For this role you must have authorization to work in the United States. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
This job advertisement is supported by the ENGIE Talent Acquisition team. Agency involvement is not required. All related inquires must be done to the Talent Acquisition team, not direct to ENGIE North America Managers.


Job

: Digital and IT

Primary Location

: North America-United States-Texas-Houston

Organization

: Corporate Functions

Schedule

: Full-time

Nature of Responsibility

: Senior professionnal / Team leader

Job Posting

: Aug 14, 2019, 11:22:37 PM


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