Job Description :
Title : UX/Interaction Designer
Location : Chicago IL
Duration : 9 Months

Note :
* A second round in person interview will be required.
* A portfolio link will be required on the resume. Any resumes that do not contain a portfolio link will be rejected

Description:

The UX designer will be responsible for front-end user interfaces for Web-based applications
Collaborate with back-end developers, product owners, and customers
Lead new user interface testing and usability reviews with end users
Remain current on user interface trends and suggest new tools and methods as necessary

Knowledge/Qualifications:

The candidate should also have Presentation design skills and create eye-catching, impactful content to showcase division initiatives, project updates and ideas in a well thought out manner
They will partner with key internal stakeholders and other creatives to design materials that will be used across a broad range of outputs (digital, web, print)
This candidate must have the ability to communicate information and data effectively with the use of concept mock-ups, animation, builds, as well as the creation of easy to understand charts, graphs and diagrams

Required Skills:

5+ years’ experience in a UX role coupled with strong presentation design skill
75% of time will be spent performing UX work, 25% of time on PowerPoint presentations for executives
A good artistic eye, an understanding of the creative requirements of a project, and an ability to uphold brand guidelines
An ability to build creative templates, infographics and concept mock-ups (image research, photo manipulation, and art working)
Effective time management skills to meet multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Strong communication skills to collaborate with others
Detail-oriented with an ability to carefully review work
Professional demeanor and an ability to take initiative
Excellent working knowledge of PowerPoint
Strong portfolio showcasing high-end presentation design skills (i.e. animation, builds, dynamic charts and diagrams) and clean design aesthetic
Bachelor’s degree preferred