Senior/Staff UX Design Researcher
Posted on 9/13/2023
Shield AI

201-500 employees

Self-driving technology without GPS
Company Overview
Shield AI's mission is to advance America's nation's core values by providing the US and allies access to leading technologies and innovations.
Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
UI/UX Design
UI/UX & Design
  • You have delivered as part of a product design team and are skilled in UX research and/or usability testing
  • 3+ years professional design experience, or relevant research and engineering experience
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with ease
  • Strong knowledge of and passion for user-centered design principles
  • Experience designing user experiences, from mockups to functional prototypes
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • Creative and excited about working on products to further the Shield AI mission
  • Partner with product program and business teams to solve for customer needs
  • Participate in V-BAT flight operations to identify points of friction, optimize workflows and enhance the user experience of our products through UX research
  • Synthesize UX research findings into actionable plans for UX Designers, front-end developers and human factors engineers
  • Contribute to the prioritization of features and capabilities based on assessment of user needs
  • Design low-fidelity mockups and rapid prototypes for user testing and iteration
  • Collect and synthesize user feedback from V-BAT flight operations
  • Conduct competitive and industry research to understand the needs, pain points, and use cases of our customers
  • Other duties as assigned
Desired Qualifications
  • Master's degree in HF, UX, HCI or similar
  • Experience with real-time systems (gaming, robotics, etc.)
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