Reference # 43489

Location: Northbrook, IL

Job Title: User Experience Architect - Northbrook

Type of Opportunity: Freelance

User Experience Architect – Northbrook

Are you a multi-faceted User Experience Architect with proficiency in more than one UX discipline: Interaction Design, Information Architecture, Product Strategy, Experience Strategy, or User Research? Are you passionate about defining and delivering experiences that are engaging, usable, useful, and that solve a true customer need? If so, this is the role for you!

You Will:

• Work very closely with product managers to assess and prioritize strategic opportunities in an agile development environment
• Design future experiences iteratively in a dynamic environment by being mindful of how the experience needs to evolve over time
• Use design thinking methods to iterate through concepts that can be tested and validated with users, leveraging data and user feedback to drive and influence design decisions
• Provide wireframes, user flow diagrams, prototypes, and other interactive designs

Your Have:

• 5+ years as a UX designer in highly collaborative environments
• Bachelor’s degree or higher in: Design, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Interaction Design, Information Sciences, Psychology, Human Factors, and/or Computer Science
• Experience in building software (not websites) in an agile environment
• Excellent communication, organization, and time management skills
• Proficient in Sketch, Axure, Zeplin, Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, or other design tools
• An understanding of the constraints of technology platforms: Native Mobile, Responsive Web, and Internet of Things (IoT)
• Ability to communicate and present concepts both verbally and visually

Schedule
Start: 8/21
End: 2/23/18- with possible extension

Interview Process
Phone and in person

Background Check
Background checks are required before starting – Drug and Criminal

Ref#: 43489