Technical Architect - User Experience

Consulting with clients, project teams and lead experience
architect Acts as a user experience advocate regarding principles of
cumulative customer experience and user-centered design Participates in design review sessions with project teams,
acquiring consensus and getting approvals on designs/documentation, and
challenge core team to create a successful user experience and cohesive story Collaborating with a core team of various design disciplines
and content writers and build and maintain a team rapport with creative team
personnel, managers, & stakeholders Executing interaction and visual design as a part of a
multi-disciplinary team Design, polish, and continually refine RBC’s consumer facing
products. Market and promote products and features so users understand
what they're getting and what the benefits are. o Rationalize solutions and
effectively communicate ideas/designs via sitemaps, userflows, wireframes,
prototypes and high-fidelity design comps Design multiple options, trust the iterative process, and
understand that the first idea is not always the best Creating a consistent, coherent and accessible RBC look
across all labs Present the user interface visually so information is easy to
read, understand, and find,Must have an exceptional eye for detail and passion for
quality, and provide quality assurance on creative deliverables Describe / list
the job requirements, including any specific “product” or “process” knowledge,
previous “specialist” experience required (be fairly specific); specific
“technical” skills and the level of skill required. Technical and behavioural
competencies can be included if appropriate. BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual
communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field or equivalent
experience. Solid knowledge of design tools (Adobe Photoshop and/or
Sketch, Illustrator, and presentation software) and principles (typography,
grid systems, visual hierarchy, colour, white space, etc.) Strong prototyping skills with tools like Axure and/or
InVision 5+ years’ experience working in digital on creative teams Strong interpersonal, presentation and communication skills Strong presentation and problem solving skills Desire to work through the entire design process using
methods like sketching, storyboarding, diagramming, wire-framing, and
prototyping for screen-based experiencesFluent in communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale
Portfolio of work samples showcasing work Experience working within a large organization is an assetKnowledge and/or experience in the agile process An attention to detail