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Experience Design Practice Leader
JO-1902-4620
Boston
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Who We Are

Slalom is a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, creativity and business transformation. We believe in what's possible and shape what's next.

At Slalom, personal connection meets global scale. We build deep relationships with our clients in cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada, while sharing insights across markets to bring the full breadth of Slalom's expertise to every engagement. Our seven regional Build Centers are hubs for innovation, attracting top talent to rapidly co-create the technology products of tomorrow. We also nurture strong partnerships with over 200 leading technology providers, including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Microsoft, Salesforce, and Tableau.

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, Slalom has organically grown to over 6,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2018 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work!

Experience Design at Slalom

Experience Design at Slalom is the art and science of crafting how something works and how users intact with it. Slalom fuses user experience, strategy & innovation to help companies design a better future. We are seeking a talented leader who is an avid thinker, explorer, and people-centered designer who blends lean and agile methodologies to bring our client’s business strategies to life. You will have the unrivaled opportunity to shape how Slalom Boston approaches user experience as an organization. Working alongside technical and project leadership, our experience design team is an integral part of client solutions from conceptualization to completion.

Title: Experience Design Practice Leader

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the profitability and development of the Experience Design practice at Slalom Boston
  • Provide oversight and governance of large & complex creative projects
  • Share a point of view to elevate creative solutions to an executive audience during sales efforts
  • Maintain client and partner relationships and demonstrate deep understanding of design, strategy and innovation to ensure successful project outcomes
  • Collaborate with technology leaders (across software engineering, data, and digital) to formulate and define requirements for creative product delivery
  • Lead and mentor a team of talented designers while providing coaching for career advancement and ongoing skill development
  • Act as the subject matter expert to sell engagements within the experience design domain to drive business development efforts
  • Develop, produce and iterate on wireframes, user flows, information architecture diagrams and prototypes for both web and mobile experiences
  • Assist in staffing creative consultants on client projects, train and mentor junior talent while supporting them in their career aspirations

Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of client-facing experience in creative consulting or agency
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as leader in the UI/UX space
  • Ability to run strategic projects and collaborate with executive client leadership
  • Ability to clearly define and articulate the business impact of creative solutions and design in the sales process
  • Validated strength in crafting proposals, writing RFPs and SOWS and reviewing proposals with executive level clients
  • Experience managing project pricing, budgeting and day to day business operations
  • Shown success growing, leading & building high-performing, diverse, creative-focused teams
  • Intrinsic passion for learning new design skills, tools and technologies to enable precise design and creative process
  • Experience overseeing projects on an agile-based production process
  • A portfolio demonstrating breadth, creativity, process, and innovative thinking

Slalom Is An Equal Opportunity Employer And All Qualified Applicants Will Receive Consideration For Employment Without Regard To Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin, Disability Status, Protected Veteran Status, Or Any Other Characteristic Protected By Law. 

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