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Senior UX Designer in Portsmouth, NH at Volt

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $90.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Title:                                    Senior UX Designer
Location:                             Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 03801
Industry:                             Digital Commerce
Type                                     Contract to Hire Full Time & Full Time

NO Corp to Corp or 3rd Party need to apply

Overview - Senior UX Designer

  • Worked at a brand/retailer using Salesforce Commerce Cloud (formerly called Demandware) for ecommerce
  • Worked at a brand/retailer using not using SFCC for ecommerce.  
  • Must have eCommerce experience in work history to be considered
  • Located in Northeast 

Our Senior UX Designers are responsible for every facet of the design, from that very first impression to the very last click, and each micro-interaction on the way.

Our UX Designers work directly with our clients to help them visualize and explore new ways of expressing their online brand. They work closely with clients, and closely with their internal partners in Architecture, Development and Digital Marketing to create a unified story that be executed throughout the experience. The ideal candidate will be a graphic design specialist versed in all facets of UX including information architecture, interaction design, content design, and for some – development.

As a Senior UX Designer, you must understand the entire scope of the project, including development and digital marketing, along with having enough knowledge of the details and how they interact to give updates as needed and manage design expectations on a weekly basis. You must be fast. Hard working. A thought leader. A discoverer of new opportunities with every client conversation. Sound familiar? Keep reading.

Core Responsibilities Senior UX Designer:

  • Work directly with lifestyle brands to produce award winning eCommerce experiences
  • Draw on your creativity to design innovative solutions that meet the needs of our customers and their business goals
  • Collaborate with UX architects, developers and digital marketing partners to deliver solutions that present a complete design experience
  • Make sure everything is beyond the clients’ expectations before they even get a peek
  • Advocate for your team, making sure they feel motivated, excited and are working up to their potential
  • Contribute to the creation of functional and business requirements, as needed
  • Work directly with clients during working sessions and project status meetings. Be a team player. Everyone loves a team player
  • Foster a long lasting, “trusted advisor” relationship with clients. They should come to you with their questions, hopes and ideas.

Bachelor’s degree in design or a design related field

  • At least 5 years as a legit design practitioner with agency experience
  • Highly skilled design thinker with a comprehensive understanding of eCommerce systems and best practices
  • Demonstrated experience managing your schedule and priorities
  • Expert knowledge of design applications (Adobe Suite, Framer, Sketch, Zeplin, InVision)
  • Expert knowledge of the project design and development life cycle
  • Solid understanding of development processes and deliverables
  • Working understanding of eCommerce fundamentals
  • Working understanding of digital marketing practices (SEO, PPC, etc.)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Extensive experience with leading eCommerce platforms (Salesforce Commerce Cloud formally Demandware, Hybris, etc.)

Extensive experience designing eCommerce projects in a client service environment

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer