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United States of America
North Carolina
Monday, October 11, 2021
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Description and Requirements

User Experience Design Manager Responsibilities including Web Accessibility

  • Work with the UX Pod Leads to develop an overall strategy for user experience and web accessibility improvements for Leverage site/visitor data, voice of customer feedback, site research, stakeholder, and executive feedback
  • Define UX Design improvements roadmap in coordination with UX leadership & geo stakeholders
  • Lead Web Accessibility efforts for globally as part of the UX organization
  • Support the overall UX business management system (BMS) to drive efficiency and maximize productivity
  • Provide inputs into prioritization of UX projects to deliver optimal business value and contribute to improving customer satisfaction metrics
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify new improvement opportunities based on changes in business priorities
  • Promote a Mobile first design approach and support overall UX roadmap for the mobile experience
  • Support the performance improvement strategy and roadmap in partnership with Pod Leads and IT to improve actual and perceived page performance across high value pages
  • Promote a strong partnership with web production centers for driving foundational site improvements and ensuring timely deployment of UX design and accessibility improvements
  • Utilize voice of customer data in UX designs; refine existing processes, roadmaps, tools, and communication to maximize Customer Experience results
  • Participate in ongoing cadence with executives to track progress on customer experience related initiatives
  • Participate in design thinking workshops to better understand the problems users encounter on our site and explore ideas for future innovation
  • Lead development and communication of Lenovo’s TrackPoint Tool, Design System Management Application. Promote the tool and be an advocate for design consistency on

Management Responsibilities

  • Lead with a sense of urgency and be a positive force for change
  • Continue to foster an atmosphere of innovation, risk taking, and empowerment across team
  • Prioritize employee workload and break down barriers preventing employees from completing projects on-time
  • Support employee development through regular one-on-ones and bi-annual Individual Development Plan reviews
  • Manage the organizational and human resources planning for the UX Design team
  • Facilitate and suggest internal and external training opportunities for team members to further develop their skillsets
  • Create action plans to address feedback/improvement opportunities from Lenovo Listens Survey
  • Submit team members for quarterly or ad hoc awards to recognize exceptional results
  • Support team members in finding career growth and mentorship opportunities
  • Plan quarterly team building exercises to continue to strengthen team collaboration and trust
  • Manage the process for writing job descriptions, reviewing resumes, interviewing, selection and onboarding for any positions that are vacated or any incremental positions
  • Facilitate converting team members to full-time employees as budget or circumstance permits

Position Requirements: Qualifications:

  • Ecommerce/UX experience

  • 5-7 years of User Experience work in an eCommerce environment. Prefer experience working on large eCommerce websites
  • Understanding of effective web design, e-commerce and key UX principles
  • Strong working knowledge of web accessibility principles and WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines)
  • Demonstrated experience working in a fast-paced environment where innovation is expected
  • Project Management

  • Strong project management and organizational skills to manage many projects with different deadlines
  • Experience with the agile methodology and with key agile tools like JIRA including robust quality assurance testing, bug submission, and deployment
  • Ability to easily conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously with proven ability to prioritize tasks independently
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential
  • Strong self-initiative with the ability to identify areas of improvement with little direction
  • Fine attention to detail with the ability to produce correct end-results
  • Strong Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word) skills
  • Communication

  • Excellent communication skills are crucial since this position will work with multiple cross-functional teams
  • Comfortable with communicating/advocating for projects with executives
  • Possess a positive attitude and ability to work in a collaborative and energetic team environment
  • Ability to drive adherence to deadlines with many different teams
  • Education

  • Bachelor’s degree
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