Reference # 43737

Location: Rosemont, IL

Job Title: UX Designer

Type of Opportunity: Freelance

UX Designer

Are you a talented UX Designer with front-end development chops? Are you the one always on top of industry trends and eager to show off your passion for UX? If so, read on! 

Company Description
We are seeking the ideal UX Design candidate who has strong problem solving skills and is able to design an experience for the user. You’re the type who excels at providing highly creative ideas to a design engagement and you have the ability to explain why a design works or why it doesn’t.

Job Description
You will work with developers, system engineers, and QA engineers throughout the development, testing, and implementation phases of multiple projects to ensure product integrity. If you enjoy solving UX design problems to drive both web and mobile experiences forward and stay current with regards to digital design trends, tools, and practices, then this could be the perfect job for you!

Responsibilities

  • Envision and develop intuitive, scaleable, and engaging interactions and visual designs for multiple platforms (web, mobile)
  • Work with business to understand the current processes and requirements on a given project
  • Develop user stories for products
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and lead the design process
  • Sketch or quickly create mock-ups to communicate design ideas, wireframing, prototyping
  • Design and develop proof of concept prototypes for advanced features and designs
  • Test website to make sure it meets functional requirements
  • Test website usability
  • Use analytics to tracking and optimize experiences

Qualifications

  • Expert skills in User Experience, with an eye for typography, palette development, intuitive layout, and a pixel-level attention to detail
  • 5+ years of UX design experience
  • HTML, CSS, SASS, LESS, JavaScript, Axure Experience
  • Well-rounded understanding of online usability best practices
  • Experience in Responsive Design 
  • Keeps up to date with the latest trends and advises on best practices and solutions  based on requirements

Software
Expert level skills in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch

Software
10/23 or sooner
6 months or longer assignment

Other
Onsite
Rosemont Station, a 5 minute walk 
Off the I-90 expressway
Station Provided

Red #: 43737