#117046

Ux Designer

Location:
Deerfield, IL
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Luisiana Cruz
Date:
04/21/2017

Job Description:

User Experience Designer

 

Key role attributes:

User advocacy; define user requirements in response to business goals and customer needs while

working with product management and technology partners.

Empathy for the customers and employees who use our software solutions, identifying their needs

and goals.

Strong knowledge and experience of information architecture, interaction design and experience

planning.

• Experience designing for mobile solutions (phone/tablet); understanding of iOS and Android

platforms as well as adaptive/responsive design.

• Evangelizes User Centered Design best practices within, including communication to

senior-level stakeholders.

• Ability and willingness to work from Deerfield and downtown Chicago locations and, on occasion,

travel locally and/or nationally as part of research efforts.

Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills

 

Key responsibilities:

Active participation in a cross-functional agile team; representing User Experience alongside visual

design, product management, development and QA resources.

Shares delivery accountability with agile teammates within a structured sprint and release schedule.

Creates assets for user research, prototypes, process flows, wireframes, and design specifications for

documentation.

Participates in and contributes to the planning and analysis of user research.

Follows established patterns, component usage, practices, and style guidelines when designing

experience solutions and understands the rationale for their use and level of importance.

Seeks out user data and analytics when developing experience solutions.

Works with Product Owners, Business Analysts and Developers in the development of use cases/stories

required to document the business rules and expected user behaviors.

Participates in project reviews; collaborates with the User Experience group in the development and

promotion of, and compliance to, experience design standards.

 

Technical proficiency:

Axure for wireframing and prototyping

Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript

Experience designing for mobile apps and adaptive/responsive websites