Visual Interface Designer

Chicago, IL
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Erica Schmidt

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Contract to Perm (6 Months) Downtown Chicago

Large enterprise company looking for a strong Visual Interface Designer.
Alongside your experience taming enterprise-level complexity, your track record should include delivering attractive and approachable consumer applications. You’ll breathe life into digital experience by leveraging the aesthetic elements of visual design to create experiences and interactions that evoke engagement and seamlessly enable key user behaviors. 

• Collaborating to effectively reconcile user needs with business goals within the unique capabilities of technology 
• Partner with the research team and product management to identify research needs and participate in evaluative research and iterative usability tests 
• Maintain a focus on the user experience while achieving product and technical business needs 
• Play a central role in the refinement and evolution of our emerging enterprise design system 
• Collaborate with your design peers to enhance and evolve our growing design practice 
• Be a proactive advocate for the human-centered approach 
• Learn from and share your knowledge and expertise with others 

• A history of applying your strengths to adapt and thrive in various situations/environments 
• Rich experience in visual interface design roles 
• At least 1 year of experience working within the Extreme Programming (XP) methodology 
• Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline. Advanced education in design, MFA, HCI, IxD, psychology, or the like is a plus 
• Experience developing and/or maturing a holistic design system/visual product language 
• Experience with research methods and activities 
• Experience in healthcare is a plus 
• Realistically optimistic: Your outlook is hopeful and anchors to possibilities over problems