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Web UX Lead

Epic Games

Cary, NC 04-30-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Design at Epic

What we do

The Online Services team at Epic Games is developing an innovative platform which provides tools and services with world-class features and scalability to developers and gamers. We're building a foundation for gaming experiences where players around the world can connect and play the games they love, building deep connections around their play. And we're making it easier and faster for developers to successfully launch, operate, and scale high-quality games.

What you'll do

In this position, you will have a role in driving UX strategy and owning the end-to-end experience deliverables - working with engineers, product managers, and other designers to ship features to millions of users. The ideal candidate will have expertise in user-centered design, exceptional stakeholder management and presentation skills, and a deep understanding of effective social-oriented identity systems. You're passionate about using data and analytics to identify user needs to find the right solution to meet those needs across a variety of touchpoints.

In this role, you will
• Perform competitive analysis and balance this with (others') user research, to advise and validate your work
• Communicate your findings, and recommendations to UX and product team members
• Partner with fellow UX design, engineering, and product managers to conceptualize Identity flows and experiences
• Use logic, hard data, and empathy to advocate for the user
• Present and describe your methods, explorations, and rationale along with a recommendation
• Use a design system to build and maintain product consistency
• Collaborate with Content Strategy and provide reference copy
• Iterate and improve by learning, growing and educating
• Advocate for UX consistency and standards within your immediate team and in the organization at large

What we're looking for
• 8+ years of real world experience in a tech, social, or mobile environment
• Demonstrated ability to implement UI widgets and features in a game engine
• Expert ability to create wireframes and prototypes
• Expert skills in Figma
• Familiarity with UX Research methodologies and how to integrate them into the design process
• Expert knowledge overall of UX design processes
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to see features through to completion and rapidly modify design as information changes
• You're user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative - these traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do
• Someone who is user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do.

Please submit your resume with a portfolio and we'll be in touch soon.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3v80x-3-238-173-209-42 in your application.

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Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation.