#148721

Digital/ Visual Designer

Location:
North Chicago, IL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$35/hr W2 + Subsidized Benefits
Start date:
07/01/2019
Posted By:
Christina Clark
Date:
06/13/2019

Job Description:

We’re looking for Creative Thinkers. Problem Solvers. Empathetic Designers!

Our major pharmaceutical client is looking for a Visual Designer with a good understanding of UX/UI to join their User Experience team. The Designer will collaborate with the UX team, as well as with IT and Business teams, on a variety of digital solutions and communications to provide high-quality and compelling visual designs that improve the user experience. This team is part of the IT group working primarily on internal projects for the client. This is a 6-month contract position with possibility to extend. 

Core Responsibilities 
• Provide visual design for websites/portals, web and mobile apps, presentations, infographics, and other communications. 
• Work both independently and collaboratively with cross functional teams. 
• Provide concept sketches through high-fidelity prototypes of design options. 
• Present work and provide thoughtful rationale for design options. 
• Participate in brainstorming and group reviews. 
• Ensure quality of deliverables and work with developers on handoffs. 
• Create logos, icons, infographics, presentations, training materials, cohesive campaigns. 
• Become UX team internal expert on brand standards and guidelines. 
• Help identify opportunities for improvements. 

Qualifications 
• 3+ years of experience 
• Degree in Visual/Digital/Graphic Design or similar field 
• Portfolio demonstrating strong visual design skills for web, digital, print, including cohesive communication campaigns
• Strong attention to detail 
• Effective verbal and written communication skills 
• Ability to easily adapt to changing priorities 
• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously 
• Ability to work both independently and as part of a team. 
• Ability to follow corporate design standards and guidelines 

Skills 
• Adobe Creative Suite (proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop) 
• MS Office Suite 
• Working knowledge with HTML/CSS 
• Familiarity with wireframing and prototyping tools (e.g., Axure, Sketch, InVision, Adobe XD) 
• Understanding of Web standards