Understand product specifications and user psychology
Create surveys for research to gather feedback on user's ease of use and satisfaction interfacing on company websites and products
Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback
Create personas through user research and data
Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success
Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)
Work with UI designer to implement attractive designs
Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers
Keep abreast of competitor products and industry trends
Build storyboards to conceptualize designs to accurately convey project plans to clients and senior management
Analyze customer responses, website, and digital product data to examine high traffic web pages and determine why certain webpages perform better
Enhance user experience by creating seamless navigation through various digital programs and interfaces within the company
Develop intuitive, usable, and engaging interactions and visual designs for app and mobile platforms
3-5 years of demonstrated experience in creating and implementing UX design for web and mobile
Strong portfolio of design projects
Background in project management and research
Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
Proficient in design software (e.g. UXPin, Balsamiq, InVision, Zeplin)
BS in Design, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
Proficient with visual design programs such as Adobe Photoshop and others
Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment to create top-performing interfaces for clients
Experience with coding and ability to troubleshoot using HTML, CSS, Java Script and comparable languages is a plus
Continued education and research into UX trends and current design strategy and technologies
Professional written and interpersonal skills when communicating with customers and clients
Ability to prioritize and manage several milestones and projects efficiently
Account for challenges using problem-solving skills and seek to optimize data for the best possible outcome
Experience creating storyboards and website mapping
Understanding of Apple’s human interface design guidelines, Android design and other mobile platform designs, including Google’s material design.
We pride ourselves on hiring top talent and provide you the following benefits and more:
Well defined career paths
Qualify for Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on Day 1
Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending (FSA)
Company paid Life, AD&D, and Short & Long Term Disability
401K with company match after 90 days of service
Holiday pay and paid time off
Extensive Wellness Program and various Employee Discount Programs
Personal Health Advocate
Free soda, coffee, and drinks all day every day and much, much more!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday.
Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In 2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.
The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!
Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary
Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.
Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction
Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs!
An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.