UX/UI Designer (Product Designer)

Design, UI, UX, JavaScript, Agile, HTML, CSS
Full Time, Long term contract
50-75 per hour
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

UX/UI Designer - North Chicago

  • Ability to work well in a highly collaborative, team-based environment
  • Ability to design and envision experiences iteratively in a lean environment
  • Maintain a user-centred approach in design perspective and practice Guide product decisions through user research, customer development, and iterative feedback loops.
  • Ability to manage senior project stakeholders (internal & client) to help shape, define and manage ongoing expectations throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Familiarity with UX trends, methodologies and expert skill with UX tools.
  • Experience in developing rapid prototypes.
  • Have an entrepreneurial spirit and aren’t afraid to stand up for what they believe is the right product based on user feedback.
  • Open to feedback and engages in active listening.
  • Have an interest in innovation and an unquenchable thirst to continually learn new technologies and design skills/methods within the digital space.

 Job Details

  • Work in pairs effectively with other product designers and/or other project team members that have complementary skills.
  • Immerse in the details of a project, working on one engagement at a time.
  • Manage the end to end user experience process on engagements.
  • Conduct appropriate user research and analysis methods to answer the research questions at hand.
  • Create high quality UX deliverables which deliver on product outcomes.
  • Create rapid iterations of design prototypes that can be frequently tested and validated with users Produce materials for clients and developers, including user flows, wireframes, mock-ups, live style guides, and assets.
  • Contribute to and promote on-going enhancement of the Allstate UX design methodologies.

 Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in design, computer science, information sciences, psychology, human factors and or HCI preferred.
  • Proficiency in at least two of the following UX disciplines: User Research, Interaction Design/Information Architecture, Visual Design or Front-end development.
  • Have experience designing full-service consumer and business applications.
  • Solid understanding of the user-centred design process.
  • Have experience working independently with clients or stakeholders and demonstrable experience of building successful business relationships.
  • Strong communication skills. Have the ability to present and explain design decisions to team, users and stakeholders.

Desired Experience:

  •  Experience using Lean UX methodology is strongly desired.
  • Experience creating HTML, CSS, JavaScript, LESS, SASS, and/or Angular code is desired.

 

Posted By

David Green

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