Fulltime Position Location - Chicago, IL (position will be remote to start)
Our client is looking to add a UX Product Designer to help us create and deliver smart and impactful experiences for our customers. You’ll work closely with the rest of the design team as well as business stakeholders, business analysts, and engineers to ideate and shape the future of the logistics industry.
Essential Functions: Collaborate with a variety of stakeholders to understand the complexity behind our business and create designs that are simple, smart, and elegant Participate in research activities to gather customer insights first-hand Create user flows, personas, info architecture diagrams, and other UCD artifacts to inform design Collaborate with product managers to define project timeline and clarify/reframe requirements Create design artifacts ranging in fidelity from concepts to pixel-perfect responsive screens Collaborate and iteratively get to a highly efficient and engaging experience for our transactional site, mobile apps, and desktop tools Create wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity screens Present design work to the UX team and business stakeholders for review, discussion, and feedback Collaborate with development, guide front-end developers, and review design implementation Participate in maintaining and evolving our design system
Required Experience: Experience designing and shipping enterprise applications Highly collaborative, self-starter that is always interested in learning and growing Strong creative and problem-solving skills Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills Outstanding ability to respond effectively and appropriately to creative feedback Ability to articulate your concepts and design decisions Analytical and able to consider short-term and long-term consequences to design decisions Capable of considering the company's bottom line Online portfolio with software/transactional design work examples
Preferred Skills & Education: Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Arts, Visual Communication, Product Design or related field 2-3 years of experience in digital design, designing websites, mobile apps, or desktop tools. Experience with Sketch and InVision Experience with Agile