Mobile Visual Designer / UI Designer

Chicago, IL (downtown, loop)
Job Terms:
Hourly Rate
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Posted By:
Anne Baesemann

Job Description:

Aquent's established yet innovative e-commerce client, located downtown Chicago/loop is looking for a Mobile Visual Designer​ to work a 2 year contract. 


· This role will design features and functionality for all lines of businesses represented within the mobile app as well as mobile only features and functionality 
· Design conceptual high fidelity comps, detailed comp specifications, and/or prototypes. 
· Collaborate closely with mobile UX designer (note —UX, visual design and copy are all within this team) 
· Collaborate closely with mobile product team, business analysts, and developers 
· Collaborate with web designers to align .com and in-app experience as appropriate 
· Work across both Android and iOS. Must have experience designing mobile apps and demonstrate proficiency with iOS and/or Android interface guidelines. 
· Strong user-centered design skills and knowledge of the business to translate conceptual ideas into design solutions and executed with attention to detail. 
· Leverage available research and data. 
· Ensures timely delivery of project work, adhering to brand and UI guidelines. 
· Ability to work on multiple projects at a given time. 


· Must have Online Portfolio demonstrating user centered design work 
· Previous experience design mobile apps is an absolute reqiurement 

· 4+ years of experience with an agency or in-house 
· Experience articulating design decisions and defending work internally and to stakeholders across teams
· Helpful to have experience producing motion-graphics and/or prototypes (adobe after effects, pixate, InVision, etc.)
· Education background in graphic design or design for interactive media (BFA, BA, etc.)

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