User Experience Designer

Bucharest, Romania
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Company description
Optaros is a global digital commerce services partner. We help companies conceive, design, build and operate eCommerce technology solutions that accelerate revenue and reduce costs. With clients such as Macy's, Stella & Dot, and Nestle, Optaros takes a customer-centric approach to creating exceptional commerce experiences for exceptional brands, providing the user experience and visual design expertise of a digital agency, the technological capabilities of a systems integrator, and the thought leadership of a strategic consultancy.

In November of 2014, Optaros became part of MRM//McCann, a global customer experience-marketing agency, part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG).

Working at Optaros means having the opportunity to work on distributed, multinational teams. Optaros opens the door for employees to receive technical training and significant growth in their field, as well as the potential opportunity to travel throughout Europe and North America.
Job Description
Optaros is looking for a User Experience Designer to join our growing ecommerce practice. This is an amazing opportunity to contribute ideas, assist in building process and produce innovative work while building a compelling portfolio!

Working closely with the strategy, creative, development and account teams s/he will create digital marketing experiences and tools that bridge web, mobile, email, and other digital media to direct how brands are expressed through digital interactions and how those interactions fit into broader customer experiences. 

  • Produce documentation pertaining to ecommerce digital solutions planning and design, including business requirements, information architecture, UX/UI design (site maps and wireframes) and functional specifications.  Must be able to map out complex information architectures in the form of site maps, user flows and other organizational diagrams linked to user needs
  • Generate UI prototypes for the purposes of modeling, communicating and demonstrating key aspects of the user experience
  • Author and communicate digital marketing POVs, analyses and other strategic recommendations
  • Assess consumer and industry research, brand information, digital trends and relevant technical and user requirements in order to recommend digital solutions
  • Working with the analytics discipline, assist in defining marketing success measurements, KPIs and other performance metrics
  • Help our cross-functional teams develop and evolve digital solutions driven by value exchanges between a consumer (user) and a brand (business) 
Required skills
  • UX/UI – Must demonstrates a deep understanding of User Centered Design (UCD), responsive and performance data-driven design principles; be able to provides rationale and supporting data for UX recommendations
  • Magento, Hybris or Demandware experience is highly desirable
  • Must have transactional website experience
  • Research – collects and researches data; uses intuition and experience to complement data in creating digital marketing solutions
  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics
  • Client – Presents UX concepts in an understandable, persuasive, and non-technical manner; responds promptly to client needs; effectively manages difficult client situations
  • Project/Team – Communicates changes and progress; prioritizes work to complete on time and budget; operates with little or no supervision; collaborates with team members in strategy and design; solid communication and management skills 
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