Accenture Interaction Designer - Consultant in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Title: Interaction Designer - Consultant Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00520756
Accenture’s Digital Innovation uses lean startup experiments and prototypes to find the quickest and cheapest way to prove new ideas, technologies and business models in a real world environment. Our digital innovation framework delivers tangible solutions using lean principles, iterative agile development, multi-functional teams and lightweight development concepts like micro services.
Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset, constantly challenge the norm and looking for better solutions? Do you have a Lean startup mentality with a good imagination and startup commercial acumen? Are you "hands-on" wanting to know what's going on "under the hood"? Do you naturally build strong relationships with partners and work collaboratively to bring solutions to the market? If this sounds like you then we want to meet you.
As part of our Digital Solution Design (DSD) team, you’ll test and experiment with innovative, market-relevant solutions to see whether they meet the needs of your Digital clients. By applying principles such as Lean, Agile and Liquid Development, you’ll ensure that the solutions created have a viable business case and are both desirable and deliverable.
At the heart of the Lean Startup ethos are in close-knit, multi-function teams, who rapidly develop innovative and interesting new digital solutions. Depending on your experience, you’ll do a mixture of the following:
Create visual designs and interactive prototypes
Storytelling through visual designs, illustrations and/or data
Facilitate design thinking workshops
Conduct end user research and interviews
Perform competitive experiential research
Innovate and test new ideas for digital services and products with our clients
Apply Lean Startup Build, Measure, Learn principles on a short agile engagement to arrive at the quickest and cheapest way to deliver the intended outcome
Share your design expertise, your keen business insight and your creative thinking
Maintain professional knowledge and expertise through active participation in training and development activities
Look for new opportunities to improve the way we work
Collaborate with on cross-functional teams with business stakeholders, product managers, front-end and back-end developers to design and build experiments and prototypes to validate user and business expectations
Minimum 1-3 years of experience developing storyboards, user journey, wireframes and personas
Minimum 1-2 years of prototyping experience with one or more of the following tools (JustInMind, Balsamiq, Axure, InVision, iRise OR Framer)
Minimum 1-2 years of design experience with one or more of the following tools (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator or Sketch)
Minimum 1-2 years of Agile experience
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
- Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.Equal Employment Opportunity All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.
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