A UX Designer is 50% DESIGNER, 20% PLANNER, 20% VISIONARY, and 10% ALCHEMIST responsible for turning feedback, requirements, and ambiguity into something that isn’t just usable, but exceptional and necessary.
You can never forget the USER part of the UX Designer role. Doing research, talking to the USER, and supplementing how they say they work with data is a huge part of making next-level designs that will be a delight to use.
Seeing the BIG PICTURE is important, building the BIG PICTURE is the hard part. My ability to see how to connect all the dots helps me plan and execute on design strategies to move a product from good to game-changing.