#116993

Visual UX Designer

Location:
Deefield, IL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Competitive Hourly Rate
posted by:
Kate Kirschner
Date:
04/20/2017

Job Description:

2-4+ years of visual design with focus on software, web applications, & mobile apps. 

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Visual Arts, Human Computer Interaction, Interaction Design or related field. 

• Exceptional conceptualization, visualization, design & attention to details ability. 

• Extremely detail-oriented, flexible and able to work in a fast-paced, demanding environment with aggressive development schedules. 

• Understanding of common software project, management practices, development practices, & agile methodologies. 

• Ability to create mockups based on given wireframes and interaction specs, and/or other visual artifacts. 

• Proficient with user interface design patterns and UCD methodologies across multiple platforms. 

• Excellent written & verbal communication skills. 

• Ability to learn quickly and adapt to changes. 

Partners closely with UX designers to create mockups from existing prototypes and wireframes. 

• Prepares final mockups and delivers them to the IT team to be included in final user stories. 

• Creates additional graphic elements such icons when needed. 

• Helps to define & documents UX style guide patterns & behaviors. 

• Makes sure all designs produced have consistent look & feel and follow agreed style guide. 

• Ensures designs consistency between multiple touchpoints (desktop, tablet, mobile). 

• Suggests innovative solutions understanding platform constrain, technical & program level limitations. 

• Follows agreed WOW and UX processes. 

Proficient knowledge of User Center Design processes 

• Agile methodologies 

• Strong Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or other graphic creation software 

• Familiar with Confluence, Jira or other project management tool is a plus