Senior User Experience Designer
Posted on: December 6, 2019
At Blackbaud, we're here to help good take over. We lead uniquely
at the intersection point of technology and social good, providing
cloud software, services, expertise, and data intelligence that
empowers and connects people to drive impact for social good. We
serve the entire social good community, which includes nonprofits,
higher education institutions, K-12 schools, healthcare
organizations, faith communities, arts and cultural organizations,
foundations, companies, and the individual change agents who
support them. With millions of users in 100+ countries, our vision
is to power an Ecosystem of Good-- that builds a better world. Our
customers are passionate about making the world a better place, and
we're inspired by the opportunity to help them raise resources,
deliver programs, manage operations, and understand their
So you're a happy, dedicated designer, but what if you could be
even happier? Imagine if your dedication helped ensure that
non-profit organizations were able to continuously deliver their
vital services to the groups they serve. We are looking for a
mid-level designer to join our team.
What you'll be doing:
As a senior user experience designer you will be responsible for
designing solutions that delight users and allow them to advance
and achieve their philanthropic missions. You'll be the design lead
in product development teams partnering with product and
engineering peers to discover and deliver new web-based software
through the entire product development lifecycle.
You will work to frame customer and business problems with teams
through design research, concept and experience validation.
Ultimately, you will be discovering great product solutions that
solve these problems. Along the way, you will create and test
solutions in order to validate the value and user experience of the
solution or features. You'll contribute effective documentation and
communication of the user experience. You'll build lasting
relationships with multiple product teams and contribute to an
open, creative, dynamic, and productive atmosphere.
In addition, you'll be an active member of a centralized user
experience design group. You'll work closely with a seasoned team
of user experience professionals to define, grow, and maintain the
design system and practices for Blackbaud as well as further
develop your own capabilities and skills.
Who we're looking for:
The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience as a
UX designer including user research, prototyping and using visual
communication tools (eg. Axure, Balsamiq, Sketch). You can design
solutions for end-to-end scenarios that involve multiple users and
know how to frame and reframe the problem when you get started. You
know when and how to use various tools in your toolbox and persuade
others about your process. We are looking for thinkers and
innovators who are energized by developing delightful, creative
solutions to complex problems and we'd love to hear from you!
Please include professional portfolio samples or URLs in your
Why you'll want to come work here:
- Our benefits are unmatched. Not only do we offer competitive
salaries, 4 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and 401K
match, we also provide endless community involvement opportunities
to encourage our employees to give back, through our CSR programs
like gift matching and volunteer for vacation.
- Blackbaud has been named to Forbes America's Best Employers for
Diversity 2019, Forbes America's Best Midsize Employer 2019, and
AnitaB.org's Top Companies for Women Technologists 2018, we are
rapidly growing and offer incredible opportunity for career
- We understand that people thrive in a culture focused on
teamwork and purpose. That's why Blackbaud offers a tremendous
company culture, encouraging open, collaborative working
environments in all of our offices around the world, including;
North America, Australia, the United Kingdom and Costa Rica.
- We have proven that we are one of the best technology companies
to work for. Blackbaud has been ranked Best Technology Company in
Charleston, SC for the fourth year in a row, and ranked by BuiltIn
Austin as one of the Best Places to Work in Austin, TX.
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Blackbaud is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is
committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or
expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental
disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by
federal, state, or local law.
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