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Guidehouse Experience Strategist, Senior Consultant in Carson City, Nevada

Overview

Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

Guidehouse is seeking a highly motivated, strategic, and creative Experience Strategist to build and drive best-in-class customer experiences. You understand how people think, operate and interact with complex processes and are comfortable working with designers, developers, data/analytics and product managers to determine the framework for the overall experience of digital products.

You will help support product initiatives, communicate and present across all levels of the organization, and work with multiple cross-functional teams. You will work closely with our clients on large digital engagements, helping to envision creative, innovation solutions to complex business problems. This candidate will be the voice of the user, expected to properly convey what the user wants, needs, and expects from the products and services that we are creating.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to define user experience

  • Serve as the voice of the user while meeting the needs of the customer

  • Conceptualize, execute and refine design specifications and design standards in the form of interaction models, process flows, and information architecture

  • Understand complex qualitative and quantitative research data, business goals and requirements, and translate them into functional user stories

  • Create customer-centric designs that address business, brand and user requirements

  • Manage, mentor, and provide feedback to UX designers, with a focus on delivering high quality UX solutions to our clients

  • Lead participatory design activities (e.g. client workshops, card sorting) to understand vision, business model and knowledge about user needs and behaviors.

  • 5+ years of professional experience in a design consultancy or equivalent position

  • Proven designs and experience of launched services that have been implemented in the real world

  • Deep expertise in design thinking/human-centered design

  • In-depth knowledge and experience within a relevant service design discipline (Systems Design, Business Design, Industrial Design, Graphic Design, Interaction Design)

  • Ability to work within a self-directed culture and navigate ambiguity

  • Conduct, design and analyze user experience and usability testing, incorporating testing best practices

  • Demonstrate a portfolio of work with a proven track record for solving complex UX design problems

  • Outstanding facilitation, brainstorming and collaboration skills

  • Proven experience conducting user research and translating user research into design decisions

  • Experience working with an Agile development team

  • Experience closely collaborating with technical teams

US Citizenship required

Must provide a portfolio of work for review

Minimum Years of Experience: 3+ years (agency experience is a plus)

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelors degree in Business, Visual/Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Industrial Design, or other related field.

Qualifications

Required Skills & Experience:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of significant experience in information architecture and UX design for user-centered projects such as: responsive websites, web and mobile applications and other interactive touch points

  • Advanced degree or equivalent experience in Human Computer Interaction, Digital Media Design, Fine Arts or related field is desired

  • Demonstrate a portfolio of work with a proven track record for solving complex UX design problems

  • In-depth knowledge of iOS and Android platforms

  • Proven track record of building, managing and mentoring a team

  • Experience building low and high fidelity prototypes of digital products to illustrate future concepts and functionality to clients (use of Paper, Invision, Principle, After Effects, etc.)

  • Outstanding facilitation, brainstorming and collaboration skills

  • Proven experience conducting user research and translating user research into design decisions

  • Extensive experience building design systems that integrate with complex data

  • Strong background in usability testing, and building rapid prototypes

  • Experience working with an Agile development team

  • Experience closely collaborating with technical teams

  • Expert knowledge of tools like Sketch, Craft Axure, Adobe Creative Cloud or similar

  • Must be strategic, and creative while remaining detail oriented and process focused

  • Familiarity with current web development technologies, standards and best practices, including: HTML5, CSS, JavaScript

Minimum Years of Experience: 3+

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelors degree

Additional Requirements

  • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.

Disclaimer

Disclaimers

Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.

If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Rewards and Benefits

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Basic Life & Supplemental Life

  • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

  • Skills Development & Certifications

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

  • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program

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