UI Designer

Washington D.C.
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
Salary depending on experience
posted by:
Alyssa O'Keefe

Job Description:

Great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives our client to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions that solve the toughest problems fast--the first time. So you can change how people work and live. As a designer and illustrator, you know what it takes to communicate a message through visual language. If you are passionate about creating the connective fabric that ties our services to the solutions we provide for clients, we’d like to meet you. Responsibilities: • Provide excellent consultation when meeting, collaborating, and brainstorming with clients and authors to understand and interpret needs. • Strong design aesthetic to creatively communicate through illustration a story, message, idea, process, or methodology in both composition and color application. • Strong conceptual thinker with the ability to translate researched information into visually stimulating and intellectually engaging typography, infographics, process models and diagrams, iconography, and custom illustration. • Transitioning easily between multiple topics and aesthetics. • Incorporating feedback from consultation with clients to redefine an idea and include new ideas as appropriate. • Ensuring timely delivery of graphics per assigned delivery date. • Strong written and oral communications skills. • Proficiency using Adobe Creative Suite, with an emphasis on InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Experience: • Strong experience with design and illustration experience in an agency or consulting organization. • Minimum 4 years of experience delivering interface design solutions for various clients, including highly detailed annotated wireframes and user flows within complex web or mobile applications • An intimate relationship with Adobe Creative Suite and rapid prototyping tools like Axure or Basalmiq • Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat Pro & Microsoft Office Suite • Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design or related field. Preferred Skills: • High capacity for design thinking, along with a general understanding of and appreciation for experience design, strategy and innovation. • Understanding of technology platforms that support user experiences. • Demonstrable understanding of technical, creative and development project lifecycles. • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate in a clear, consistent and transparent manner. • Passionate and enthusiastic about excellence and attention to detail to ensure quality is delivered in every output. • Extremely organized, analytical, and dynamic.