Expeditors seeks UX Designer ll/lll=Visibility FDG

28 Nov 2016 2:51 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

User Experience Designer II/III – Visibility FDG

  • Seattle, WA
  • Full-time

 To apply here's the link to the Expeditors site

Company Description

“We’re not in the shipping business; we’re in the information business” -Peter Rose, Expeditors Founder

Global supply chain management is what we do, but at the heart of Expeditors you will find professionalism, leadership, and a friendly environment, all of which foster an innovative, customer service-based approach to logistics.

  • 15,000 trained professionals
  • 250+ locations worldwide
  • Fortune 500
  • Globally unified systems


Job Description

The Visibility Functional Development Group provides software for internal and external customers to track, manage, and analyze their supply chain. Working collaboratively with our Development teams, you’ll create a better experience for our users. 

Using proven qualitative and quantitative research techniques you’ll discover pain points and opportunities, and help our stakeholders understand and prioritize user needs and requirements. You’ll communicate insights that generate an in-depth understanding of users and solutions. You’ll be creative and flexible about process, ensuring that teams have the information they need to provide value to customers as quickly as possible.

You’ll collaborate with teams to turn research insights into effective design concepts. You’ll facilitate design discussions, provide clear rationale for design ideas and explain how they align to user and business goals. You’ll create wireframes and prototypes, present them to stakeholders and iterate designs based on feedback.



Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive Science, Experimental Psychology, Anthropology, Information Science, Informatics or related field
  • Demonstrated experience with major research methodologies, user centered design principles and user interface design patterns
  • The ability to use design tools to create sketches, wireframes, prototypes and mockups
  • 2 years of relevant work experience
  • A portfolio that demonstrates experience in UX research and design

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with Optimal Workshop, Fluid Survey, Adobe Creative Cloud, and MS Office tools
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum
  • An understanding of modern coding languages and tools and how they are used to improve the overall experience
  • Familiarity with supply chain and logistics business concepts


Additional Information

Expeditors offers excellent benefits

  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Time 
  • Health Plan: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision
  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance 
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan (US only)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan 
  • Training and Personnel Development Program


Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software