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Senior UX Engineer

Date: Jun 11, 2019

Location: Portland, OR, US, 97209

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we invest over $450 million in technology every year so that we can continue to provide exceptional solutions for our customers. We’re constantly looking for talented people like you to join our team. As the User Experience (UX) Engineer, you will play a strategic role in helping us define, design and develop an innovative user experience. We will equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations, and help you build a career you can be proud of.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Facilitate standards reviews to ensure application designs follow best practices 
  • Present concepts/solutions and design industry-changing applications for the third-party logistics (3PL) industry by specifying interaction design and building prototypes or wireframes
  • Work closely with Product Managers, Product Analysts, Software Engineers, QA and Subject Matter Experts on the development and design of new features
  • Build efficient and reusable design components 
  • Gather requirements; create storyboards, user journeys and flow diagrams 
  • Conduct usability studies 
  • Perform design reviews or heuristic evaluations 

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • 5 years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience 

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Advanced degree in Graphic Design, Interface, IT, Interaction Design, Design Planning, Communications, Marketing, Humanities, Social Science or Human-Centered Design
  • Understanding of how substantial business value can be delivered via innovative design solutions
  • Experience managing several projects simultaneously
  • Strong prototyping skills
  • Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience with web and mobile user interfaces
  • Excellent problem-framing skills and diagrammatic sensibility with a strong orientation toward modeling
  • Visualization skills or the ability to leverage design resources to visually articulate models 
  • Strong sense of process and the ability to innovate in process, tools and conventions
  • Ability to work collaboratively on multidisciplinary teams

Be part of something big.#LI-ED1

 

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon