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Senior UX/UI Designer - MN Job

Location(s): MN - Minneapolis

 

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

 

 

Position Summary

Set design objectives and direction for work streams. Partner with stakeholders, developers, and other experience designers to understand the big problems and collaborate of effective solutions. Execute on design direction in collaboration with other designers. Oversee day-to-day design progress, provide ongoing support and feedback.


Essential Responsibilities
  • Lead UX/UI design process across work streams, from discovery through delivery.
  • Distill and communicate complex interactions and design decisions to different audiences in the organization. Facilitate in-depth UX/UI discussion with broad groups of stakeholders to drive align and establish priorities.
  • Create story boards, wireframes, flows, comps, prototypes, and production assets to effectively communicate interaction and design work and validate ideas.
  • Manage the ongoing development and enterprise utilization of the design system to propagate consistent experience designs.
  • Support information architecture work and bring clarity to complex systems.
  • Partner with researchers to drive qualitative and quantitative user research, interviews, usability testing, and other research methods and data analysis techniques to make informed recommendations for UX/UI.
  • Actively mentor other designers.

Minimum Requirements
  • 7+ years of experience in UX/UI design, interactive design, or equivalent experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related area or like experience.
  • Experience in user centered design, UX testing methodologies, human computer interaction, industrial design or related field.
  • Communication and facilitation of design process, ideas and solutions within broad teams.
  • Solid prototyping experience to explore and communicate design decisions/front-end development, HTML/CSS, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite or similar.
  • Oversite of design principles, practices, and systems.
  • A strong portfolio of UX/UI work samples.

Preferred
  • Great communicator.
  • Experience designing for and overseeing accessibility standards.
  • Experience with information architecture design.
  • Experience delivering UX/UI design in a large scale corporate initiative.

 

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Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.

 

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
    

 

Posting Notes:  MN - Minneapolis || MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || Technology Services || 41125:Experience Design || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
 

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $87,000 to $123,666 per year

 
This position may also be eligible for the following benefits and/or pay components: Pay - Annual Incentive Program, Medical/Pharmacy Plan, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Dependent Care Reimbursement Account, Health Care Reimbursement Account, Health Savings Account (HSA) (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Limited-Purpose FSA (if enrolled in eligible health plan and HSA), Transportation Reimbursement Account, Short-term disability (STD), Long-term disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Fitness Center Reimbursement (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Tuition reimbursement, Transit programs, Employee recognition program, Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO), Holidays, Personal holidays, Volunteer Paid Time Off (VPTO) (full-time employees only), Parental Leave

 

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Requisition Number: 43026

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com

 

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ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT
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