We're looking for makers, challengers, and collaborators who breathe design and use empathy to dream bigger, move faster, and build better tomorrows for all. We are seeking individuals who can solve problems with design and drive to make digital experiences richer and more meaningful. Tell us what you're great at, tell us what you love doing, and why you're ready to join Slalom's Kansas City Experience Design team. We want to hear from you.
What You'll Do:Collaborate with clients and internal teams to create differentiated human-centered experiences that benefit people and businessesTalk to users from around the world using qualitative research methods to help clients better understand the needs of their consumers, customers, and employeesPrototype both digital and physical experiences and iterating them based on user insight and client feedbackFacilitate client white-boarding, workshops, design sessions, and project meetingsSketch user flows and low-fidelity wireframesFacilitate a card sorting activity to validate a hypothesis about website taxonomy and information architecture.What You'll Bring:
3-7 years of experience design expertise taking ownership, driving understanding, and delivering innovative solutions starting with early-stage problem definition (Discovery) and balancing business viability, human desirability and technical feasibilityAdept at ensuring experiences remain mindful of the business value and the metrics needed to show the impact of the experience in product/service designWell-versed in working closely with business and technology stakeholders, helping them see the 'big picture - both the end-to-end customer journey as well as the surface-to-core business operations that includes people, process and technology.Experience structuring and executing both qualitative and quantitative research plans, developing personas, building customer journey/experience maps and service design blueprints.Strong communication, thought leadership, presentation, and storytelling skillsUnderstanding of responsive web and native design principles and a passion for learning and helping clients capitalize on emerging technology, connect with their customers and respond to changing customer expectations.Proficiency with experience design, process design, and prototyping software/tools such as Miro, Figma, Sketch, InVision, etc.Portfolio of case studies or work samples and design artifacts, that illustrate your approach, outcomes you've helped your clients achieve and the deliverables you've created.Core Skills:
Design ThinkingRapid PrototypingQualitative User ResearchDesign Maturity and LeadershipJourney Mapping / Service Design BlueprintingWorkshop FacilitationWireframingDesign OpsUsability TestingProcess DesignRoadmap CreationProduct Strategy
Slalom is a purpose-led, global business and technology consulting company. From strategy to implementation, our approach is fiercely human. In six countries and 43 markets, we deeply understand our customers-and their customers-to deliver practical, end-to-end solutions that drive meaningful impact. Backed by close partnerships with over 400 leading technology providers, our 13,000+ strong team helps people and organizations dream bigger, move faster, and build better tomorrows for all. We're honored to be consistently recognized as a great place to work, including being one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For seven years running. Learn more at slalom.com.
Compensation and Benefits
Slalom prides itself on helping team members thrive in their work and life. As a result, Slalom is proud to invest in benefits that include meaningful time off and paid holidays, parental leave, 401(k) with a match, a range of choices for highly subsidized health, dental, & vision coverage, adoption and fertility assistance, and short/long-term disability. We also offer additional benefits such as a yearly $350 reimbursement account for any well-being related expenses as well as discounted home, auto, and pet insurance.
Slalom is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. Actual compensation will depend upon an individual's skills, experience, qualifications, location, and other relevant factors. The salary pay range is subject to change and may be modified at any time.
EEO and Accommodations
Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to inclusion, diversity, and equity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans' status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. Slalom will also consider qualified applications with criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. Slalom welcomes and encourages applications from individuals with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available for candidates during all aspects of the selection process. Please advise the talent acquisition team if you require accommodations during the interview process.