Expedia UX Designer II in Chicago, Illinois
Are you enthusiastic about crafting delightful experiences for users across multiple devices? Egencia's design team may be your next destination!
Egencia is Expedia Group’s business travel company. In the same spirit, we are pioneers in the industry. Always solutions oriented, we value human contact. Egencia's teams collaborate globally to provide business travelers with the best possible user experience every single day.
Our travel management platform makes it a snap for the world’s largest companies to handle their complex business travel needs. Egencia’s global design team is seeking a User Experience Designer who has a passion for travel innovation, can transform complexity into transparency, and leads by doing. We are the original disruptors in travel management. Our culture is an empowering environment for designers who want to dig into large product design challenges. UX Designers work with feedback from our 8+ million users to directly deliver on user needs and our mission of transforming business travel. Designers don’t just create interfaces, they help build and ship sophisticated products that empower millions of business travelers, travel coordinators, and agents.
The design team structure is a blended model. All design at Egencia belongs to a centralized design team that delivers a globally unified product and brand identity. Designers also belong to pod teams of product management, development, and research, working as one to ship entire lines of business.
We like problem solvers with small egos. We value individual vision, and we invest in individual growth. We work through issues as a team to design globally, and we embrace experimentation.
What you'll do
- Design high-fidelity, mobile-first solutions in Figma
- Partner with Product managers, developers, and analytic teams both across the product and in your product domain
- Work within our EG wide Design system
- Translate discovery and research insights into new hypotheses.
- Collaborate with engineers to determine concept feasibility.
- Test viability with users and product partners.
- Advocate for and educate teams on WCAG Accessibility Guidelines
Who you are
- Proficient in Figma
- Comfortable with mobile first designs for a variety of device experiences.
- Deep design systems knowledge
- Fluent in Design thinking
- Understand and promote UX Design best practices and research
- Knowledgeable of industry, competitive, complementary products.
- Ensures clear, defensible problem statements exist for design solutions.
- Familiar with Agile, iterative design.
- Able to demonstrate an array of product and interaction design work.
- Familiar with WCAG Accessibility Guidelines
Why join us
Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them the tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer. We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.
Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.
Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.
- Posted 30+ Days Ago
- Full time