Reference # 43577

Location: Chicago, IL

Job Title: UX Production Designer

Type of Opportunity: Freelance

UX Production Designer

Why this job is cool:

As UX Production Designer for our client's Global Customer Experience and Design team, you will be working on a large application project – a dashboard with lots of functionality. Your expertise in current trends for UI design and data visualization will allow you to leverage new technology, find unexpected ideas, and push the boundaries in solving UX problems!

You will:

  • Focus on user-centered design principles to create intuitive and highly functional design
  • Simplify complex content and ideas into functional, usable interfaces
  • Ensure existing UI guidelines and standards are followed during development and maintenance of the product/site
  • Present deliverables to support both the business and a strong user experience
  • Communicate and work effectively with cross-functional team members including but not limited to developers, writers, scrum master, business analysts
  • Work quickly with tools like Adobe XD, InvisionApp or Adobe CC
  • Create screens, develop and test high level prototypes, and build assets.
  • Translate ideas into effective and appealing interfaces
  • Contribute to planning and stand ups with dev team in an agile workflow
  • Proactively recognize gaps and propose solutions

You have:

  • 5+ years of digital production design experience in an enterprise environment, specifically product design (or web, mobile, app, responsive), working within a scrum team
  • A strong portfolio showing your relevant skills/work
  • A solid understanding of best practices in digital production design
  • Mastery of UI design, including, but not limited to: concepts, prototypes, data visualization
  • Innovative, creative problem solving skills, with an eye for detail and accuracy
  • Experience working in an agile development process
  • Excellent organizational skills with proven ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and to adjust to frequent changes in project priorities
  • Knowledge of CSS, HTML, and JavaScript a bonus

Contract: November – January, hours per week: 40-45

Interview Process: phone, and in person
Background Check: Must pass a drug screen and criminal background check before starting

Ref#: 43577