User Interface Designer

Chicago, Illinois | Freelance | Job ID #43336 |
Posted Last Week
 

Our client is building out and growing a new UI team and is need of strong mid-level designers to join their team. The ideal candidate in this role will have experience across e-commerce and/or experience in iOS and Android applications.

The ideal candidate is a mid-level UI Designer who is interested in joining a start-up team within an established organization to develop and design the creation of elegant customer-focused interfaces for responsive web, iOS, and Android native apps that meet the needs of our customers across all of the digital brands.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a high-level view across the business and understand the complexities, dependencies, and opportunities beyond the CX UX Design team
  • Translate abstract ideas and business requirements into data-driven and human-centered solutions based on HCI fundamentals and design principles
  • Create high-fidelity mocks and interactions for responsive web and native apps based off flows, wires, prototypes, and user research
  • Work with UX Designers to understand detailed user workflows: effective information architecture considering all use cases and contingencies
  • Participate in creative brainstorm sessions

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3+ years of experience in UX/UI design
  • BFA, BA, or BS degree in design or a related discipline
  • Relevant experience in designing for iOS, Android and/or Web applications
  • A portfolio that demonstrates a strong understanding of best practices in both UX and UI, developments, and trends in web design
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, XML, and Javascript
  • High organization and efficiency working with multiple projects to meet tight deadlines
  • Proficient in Sketch, Zeplin, Axure, and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience working for retail or web-based companies, interactive/ad agencies or start-ups
  • Experience in user testing and user research is a plus
  • Past experience in a digital retail environment a plus
  • Experience working in an agile environment a plus
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Disclaimer:

  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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