Junior UX Designer (Associate)

Chicago, Illinois | Freelance | Job ID #63139 |
Posted Last Week

Are you a Jr. UX Designer with about a year of experience within a Digital Agency, this may be the big name brand gig you are looking for! Looking for someone with transactional eComm experience that can create wires and prototypes from existing completed research. If this sounds like you, please continue reading!

User Experience Designer (Immediate Hire)

This position is going to be mostly wireframing and prototyping. Research is already done.

  • Will need to know how to leverage the research into their work
  • Experience working with transactional, processed based sites and/or eCommerce
  • Travel/hospitality (booking engine) experience is a major plus

You will work closely with creative leads as well as cross-disciplinary project members to generate/execute concepts for digital experiences. Expected to actively contribute to the development of original solutions and create polished, final deliverables. Apply user-centered design methods to translate user needs, business objectives, and technology capabilities into world-class user experiences for leading companies. Best candidates are passionate about what they do and thrive working with other smart people to solve the toughest design challenges.

Organize work into visually compelling matrices or maps with guidance and oversight
Create comprehensive sitemaps, wireframe systems, and process flows for large-scale solutions
Develop detailed, annotated wireframes depicting all elements on unique screen types, including content, functional, navigation, and interaction specifications
Utilize low-fidelity, medium-fidelity, high-fidelity prototypes across different stages of the design process
Bring fresh thinking and problem solving to ideation sessions
Present concepts and deliverables to clients and internal stakeholders


  • 1-3 years of experience working on complex software, transactional or ecommerce experiences, with medium to large-sized teams, preferably in a cross-disciplinary digital agency
  • Experience in agile methodologies
  • Must be able to present work effectively to internal and external teams
  • Highly responsive to client and internal feedback
  • Experience using Sketch required, experience using InVision is a plus

Does this sound like you? Apply today!

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • 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.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.