Senior User Experience Designer at Blackbaud

Charleston, SC
https://www.blackbaud.com/careers/

Leading uniquely at the intersection point of technology and social good, Blackbaud provides software, services, expertise, and data intelligence that empowers and connects people to advance the social good movement. We serve the entire social good community, which includes nonprofits, foundation, corporations, education institutions, and the individual change agents who support them. We work with over 35,000 organizations, helping them realize their goals, fund their missions, manage their operations, and develop long-lasting supporter relationships.  Our customers are passionate about making the world a better place, and we’re inspired by the opportunity to help them.

What you’ll be doing:

As a User Experience Designer at Blackbaud, you’ll be responsible for creating solutions that delight users and allow them to advance and achieve their mission.  In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work with inspiring corporations and foundations as they further their corporate social responsibility strategies and grant-making initiatives.  We’re looking for thinkers and innovators who are willing to challenge the status quo and are energized by developing creative solutions to complex problems. We’re seeking a highly talented, experienced Senior UX Designer with a unique blend of communication, analytical, and technical skills to join our team in creating world-class solutions.

As a Senior UX Designer, you must be experienced with all types of user centered design techniques. You'll be the design lead on development teams, partnering with product management and engineering peers to discover and deliver new solutions through the entire product development lifecycle.  In addition, you’ll be an active member of a centralized user experience design group and work closely with a seasoned team of user experience professionals to define, grow, and maintain the SKY UX 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 (e.g., 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! 

Why you’ll want to come work here: 

  • Competitive salary (commission/bonus based on type of role), 4 weeks paid time off, great benefits (medical, dental, vision, FSA), 401K match
  • Gift matching, volunteer for vacation program, and endless community involvement opportunities
  • Named to Forbes’ Fast Tech 25 and Fortune’s Change the World List; we are growing and offer incredible opportunity for advancement
  • Tremendous company culture and office perks like onsite gym, free snacks, café, and cutting-edge new headquarters to be completed in 2018
  • Check us out for yourself on The Muse!

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Posted Mar 30, 2018