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UX Designer

Houston - hybrid


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Our large Fortune 500 client seeks UX Designers to join their team. These Consultant roles are hybrid, working on-site at their Houston office 2-3 days per week.

If you want to design innovative UX solutions to take on the world’s toughest energy challenges in a collaborative environment, this is an excellent opportunity to join a corporate community of UX professionals. The UX Design team drives software designs used to make billion-dollar business decisions across the enterprise. You would work in a company that values user experience. You would also be part of a corporate community of UX professionals who will challenge you and grow your skill set. 

What You Will Do:

  • Lead designs for features that help engineers and operators make multi-million dollar decisions about production surveillance and optimization.
  • Run workshops with a cross-discipline team to gather ideas and feedback early that satisfy both a feasible and scientifically sound solution.
  • Research and document customer workflows, create journey maps and design innovative solutions using lean methods. Iterate on the designs with the team and validate them with the in-house research team.
  • Gather evidence of business value for designs and document it for UX stakeholders. Work with the UX Lead to identify user research gaps and formulate a strategy with stakeholders and the research team.
  • Engage with users (globally) to build a strategy for how to design for gaps in knowledge and understanding of technology as well as how to present uncertainty in optimization solutions.
  • Collaborate with other designers to critique designs, build on standards, and contribute to the upstream technical design language.

This client forges new paths, embraces energy efficiency, and advances technology to deliver energy to the world. Their campus, on the north side of Houston, is nestled among 385 wooded acres and designed for collaboration, wellness, and sustainability. The office is LEED Gold certified with ample natural light and many amenities.


What You’ll Bring:

Portfolio of work that includes case studies and/or samples of your work with key details on your role, your process, and any results

  •  3+ years of experience focused on user experience design within a large corporate environment, or an agency focused on a large corporate account
  •  2+ years’ experience in Oil and Gas or other science/engineering domains preferred.
  • Experience working with modern desktop platforms to facilitate communication with software developers 

Soft skills:

  • Collaborative
  • Analytical
  • Self-starter

Technical skills:

  • User research
  • Usability testing
  • Prototyping
  • Interaction design
  • Data visualization

Successful candidates will be required to pass a drug test and background check prior to starting.

Client Description

Aquent talent are eligible for a generous health-and-wellness package.

Our plan includes: Medical Insurance Aquent offers access to comprehensive In and Out of Network plans, with contributions toward monthly premiums and often with eligibility within two months of starting work. Retirement Savings Plan Aquent offers a 401(k) plan, managed by a leader in the retirement field, with immediate vesting and Employer match.

Other features:

  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Sick Time
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Professional training
  • Discounts and Perks