1+ months

Wire Stone - UX Lead/Strategist - Chicago

Chicago, IL 60664

Accenture Digital

The digital revolution is changing everything, transforming how we work and play. Are you reacting to the disruption each day or are you leading the way as a digital disrupter? Accenture Digital is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. At the forefront of digital, youll create it, own it and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on.

Accenture Interactive

Accenture Digital is powered by three practices Interactive, Mobility and Analytics. Accenture Interactive helps the worlds leading brands delight their customers and deliver superior business performance and customer experiences. As part of Accenture Interactive Delivery, youll balance art and science to create award-winning digital experiences for todays connected consumers through integrated and dynamic solutions that incorporate strategy, marketing, creative and technology.

Wire Stone

Wire Stone, now part of Accenture Interactive, delivers integrated marketing solutions focused on optimizing customer experience. With resources balanced between strategy, creative and technology, Wire Stone designs and builds business-to-business and direct-to-consumer experiences across digital and physical spaces. Wire Stone maintains long-standing relationships with many of the world's largest brands. Learn more about Wire Stone at http://www.wire-stone.com.


As a Lead UX Strategist & Designer for Wire Stone you will bring strong business design acumen, modern design approaches and hands-on UX skills to identify, define, concept and deliver world-class websites, applications, products and portals to our clients. Strong design thinking skills, the ability to prototype and iterate quickly in lo-fidelity and gain UX alignment across stakeholder, creative, content and technical teams are key elements of success in this collaborative role.

YOUR ROLE: Lead UX Strategist & Designer

While there will never be a typical day at Wire Stone, weve highlighted a few of the key responsibilities:

+ Provide collaborative, hands-on, UX-centered design leadership and approach

Initiate and lead UX-centered opportunities, projects and activities with other team leads; working collaboratively to quickly synthesize inputs and effectively communicate UX research, findings, insight and early concepts. We focus on prototyping and creating lo-fidelity prototypes backed by objective insight and informed decision rationale for internal and client design direction and approvals.

+ UX leadership, role and alignment on projects & opportunities

Work with both pre-sales and co-design team leads to define, align, deliver and support UX-related deliverables including user research, audits, sitemaps, flow diagrams and interactive prototypes in low- to mid-level fidelity; focus on enabling frictionless and elegant user experiences on websites and applications.

+ UX lo-fidelity, rapid prototyping in Sketch & InVision

Align strategy, client and user needs to rapidly prototype key flows, responsive behaviors for key functionality and end-to-end solutions across a variety of digital platforms. UX Leads focus on effective delivery of compelling, iterative, lo-fidelity UX prototypes with key client and internal team alignment that solidify the design system and approach for content, creative and technical handoff.

YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications

+ 3+ years of UX design experience (Fortune 500, enterprise B2C/B2B)

+ 3+ years delivering UX design solutions as a Senior UX Designer, Senior UI/Visual Designer or Senior Information Architect in a client-facing role

+ 2+ years of experience designing and prototyping responsive web, digital products or applications (Sketch and InVision prototyping experience required)

+ An online portfolio or samples of work

SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills

+ Bachelor's degree in design, fine arts, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience or degree

+ Excellent design rationale, presentation skills, collaboration and analytical skills with the ability to sell your approach and ideas

+ Familiarity and/or experience developing complete UX/UI design systems; navigation, UI components and/or design guidelines

+ 2+ years supporting account or sales teams in new UX business opportunities

+ Advanced Sketch and InVision prototyping in lo-fidelity or hi-fidelity; InVision Studio, InVision Design System Manager, Sketch Symbols, UI Guides or Style libraries

+ Experience designing with native design system guidelines, components or platform functionality; ex: iOS, Salesforce Lightning

+ Agency experience is strongly preferred

+ Ability to work with teams and clients to bring strong conceptual design thinking while understanding the importance of adhering to standardized design patterns and implementation considerations

Where You Live: Chicago


Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement

Youll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects

Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company

Access to leading-edge technology

Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan


Now is the time to become a digital disrupter. The opportunity is herewhats stopping you from pursuing it?

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law. Job Candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.



Posted: 2019-08-12 Expires: 2019-10-09

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