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Senior Visual UI Designer
Our client, a tech media driven company, is seeking a UI/Visual Designer to join their team for a freelance assignment.You will report to the Design Director and be responsible for:Doing design and final file prep for all things digital including rich media display, web-based marketing landing pages, and lifecycle email campaigns. Being a stickler for consistency within brand and style guides, including visual hierarchy, color, typography and animation. Create digital assets for developers and marketing stakeholders Collaborating with marketing and web engineers to align on deliverables and timing Ability to translate wire-frames and feedback into impactful front-end designs Precise file naming and asset compression Contribute to brain-storming and solution based collaborative conversations Keep the design standards of the artistic team at the highest possible level Strong team building skills and is able to motivate, nurture and develop Designers. Ability to work well within a team environment and be able to take direction from Art Director and Creative Director Drive conceptualization of assigned projects from Art Directors and Creative Directors to ensure delivery of innovative and quality designMusts5-7 years of experience working as a Digital Designer with a focus on visual aesthetics and web experience Proficiency in Sketch, Zeplin, Invision, as well as Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and InDesign. Knowledge of HTML and CSS a plus. Must have front end web design experience within a fast-paced environment. Portfolio showcasing executed digital marketing campaigns including email, lifecycle, display, and performance marketing. Ideal candidate is excited about joining a multi-disciplinary team, pushing the boundaries of entertainment and technology in a fast paced consumer driven marketing environment.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior UX Designer
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for an experienced UX Designer working with one of our top clients in New York City. We are seeking a candidate who can collaborate with other designers, product managers, and developers on research activities, strategy, ideation, concepts, final design, and testing of new product concepts. Our client, a premiere financial institution is consistently recognized as one of the top places to work. This is a 5 month contract opportunity to start with strong likelihood of extending and potentially converting into a permanent role. Apply today to speak with one of our associates to learn more!What your day looks like…Build empathy and be an advocate for our customers through participation in human-centered research and design Translate user needs, existing design systems, and requirements into elegant solutions for complex problems Contribute improvements back to our existing design system to help it grow and evolve. Present findings and design concepts to designers, product and development partners Support the development team in providing interaction flows, design assets, feedback and visual QA.What you bring to the table…BA or BS degree in Design (e.g. graphic, interaction, visual communications, product), or a related field or equivalent practical experience At least 5 years of experience with visual/UI design, user experience design and shipping products At least 2 years of experience working with Agile and Lean product development teamsConsidered a bonus if you got…Master’s degree in Design 5+ years’ experience with standard digital design tools, e.g. Sketch, InVision, Adobe CC, etc 5+ years of experience with user experience design 5+ years of experience with information architecture 3+ years of experience creating prototypes at various levels of fidelity to articulate and test user flows, UI design, and/or UI animation 2+ years’ experience with usability research and testing 2+ years of experience with visual design Strong portfolio of UI/visual design work that demonstrates experience workDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, an e-commerce solution company is seeking a Web Designer. This role will be conceptualizing a variety of creative ideas as well as creating visual elements. The Web Designer will be interfacing with the development team to ensure full web site functionality.Responsibilities:Conceptualize ideas with clients, including establishing guidelines, standards and best practices. Test and improve the design of the website by enforcing content standards. Work with a variety of content management systems, include Adobe Experience Manager Communicate design ideas using user flows, process flows, site maps and wireframes.Requirements:Bachelor’s Degree in related field 3 to 5 years experience Proficiency in design software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and other visual design tools Thorough understanding of content management systems, SEO principles and compatibility issues Experience with international web protocols, standards, and technologies. Creative, Collaborative and open to new ideas Excellent communication skills, Bi-lingual Spanish is an added plusDoes this sound like you? Apply today!Must be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Visual Design Specialist
Onward Search is currently seeking an experienced Visual Designer for a long term 12 month extendable contract working out of their San Jose, CA office. The ideal candidate is collaborative and loves working as part of a fast paced, creative team, partnering with multiple internal clients to produce the best possible work. They should be able to communicate design and visual choices as well as project status. Apply today to speak with one of our associates to learn more! Day to Day Overview:Collaborate with Communications VPs and senior leaders as well as executives across the company. Responsible for coming up with creative design ideas for multiple “campaigns” and live events Use Illustrator, Photoshop, and After Effects to a high standard, having a great knowledge of plugins and how to create specific visual effects to create the proper story. Understand the unique voice and tone of a company and be able to translate into applicable visuals. Work creatively and efficiently to yield the best possible result. Lead artwork preparation, image search, and plenty of 2D/3D animation. Problem solve independently, ready to multitask and manage more than one project at a time. Well-versed in UX and user-centered methods and principles. Potential deliverables include, email, newsletters, infographics, digital displays, presentations, web, product demos, digital event experiences, social media graphics, image libraries.Knowledge, Skills, And AbilitiesYou have 6+ years of graphic design and multimedia experience in house or at an agency. You're skilled in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator Having deep animation experience using After Effects is a must Cinema 4D experience is a bonus Keynote/PowerPoint MASTER of Storytelling in these mediums Your expertise lies in visuals with strong design aesthetics and sensibilities You can collaborate with internal stakeholders and on both quick-turn (same day) and long-term planned programs. Excellent organizational and planning skills with attention to detail Excellent interpersonal, communication skills, and good attitude in a collaborative setting. Ability to work with audiences ranging from super technical engineers to world class marketers.Does this sound like you? Apply today!Must be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO_
Our client in the Greater Boston area is looking for a UX Researcher to come join their team on a contractual basis for a project!Day to day:Partner with product managers and designers to understand questions that research needs to answer Build and conduct remote, qualitative studies Analyze data and report findings Work cross functionallyQualifications:Strong B2B with a supplier side background Able to lead projects start to finish with minimal supervision Degree in HCI, Psychology, Statistics or related field 3-5 years required experience with B2B/supplier research experience with Usertesting.Com, Usability Hub, Optimal WorkshopWould you like to learn more? Apply today!Must be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Our client, a home decor company, is looking for a temp-to-hire UI/ UX Designer for their growing product design team.In this role, you will:Concept optimal user experiences for consumer-facing websites Translate research and strategy into design concepts Design 4 major internal apps from conception to execution for the following departments: Printing, Production, Fulfillment, and Customer Service Utilize Sketch to concept/evolve (template/component designs, visual designs, wireframes, prototypes, user flows and annotations all with a high attention-to-detail)Requirements:Understanding of HTML, HTML5, CSS, iOS, and the capabilities of web browsers 3-6 years experience in UI/ UX Degree RequiredMust be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Our client, a top financial company located in downtown LA is looking to hire a UX Designer for a 12+ month assignment. This person will lead the creation of user experience strategy, interaction and interface design artifacts. They will need to collaborates with creative, product, technical and business stakeholders. Responsibilities:Leads in the creation of user requirements to inform experience strategy & design. Participates in defining, gathering and analyzing user data (qualitative, quantitative) to inform the user experience. Creates artifacts such as personas, scenarios, analyses (heuristic, task flow, journey maps, and analytics), navigation models and interface concepts. Designs solutions inclusive of user requirements, design patterns & best practices, technology trends and project requirements. Gathers and incorporates feedback from end users, project stakeholders, technical and design teams. Works with visual designers and writers to create final artifacts. Provides input to technical teams during development phase to ensure interactions are developed as designed. Monitors feedback and analytics to recommend and prioritize iterative improvements. Creates rapid prototypes to illustrate design and interaction concepts. Demonstrates advanced skills with industry standard prototyping software on Mac OS. Builds and maintains prototypes of key user flows, interactions and design specifications throughout the design and testing lifecycle. Leads the continuous improvement of user experience design principles, best practices and processes. Actively engages with user experience and related communities. Demonstrates currency with current and emerging trends and technologies; incorporates into user experience practice. Recommends and ensures consistent use of design patterns across digital properties. Utilizes appropriate iterative development methodologies.Skills and Experience:Demonstrates user experience leadership to the creative team. Provides thought leadership, expertise and mentorship to others. Initiates and leads projects to improve overall digital experience by continuously evaluating user behavior, design and structure. Partners with external vendors to influence and advocate for consistency and usability standards. Collaborates within team and other departments to leverage and share ideas and recommendations to apply broadly across multiple channels. Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of design and prototyping software and techniques on MAC OS Demonstrates the ability to lead projects of significant size and scope Demonstrates intellectual curiosity and analytical skills in broad areas relating to user experience, technology and design Demonstrates initiative by identifying issues for managers and team members; demonstrates sound judgment in resolving matters of moderate complexity Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with a diverse group of associates and senior business leaders; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Demonstrates strong detail orientation, process orientation, organizational, and multi-tasking skills; ability to effectively manage an unpredictable workload and meet established deadlines Demonstrates the ability to collaborate and develop/maintain working relationships inside and outside the organization to enable effective completion of business objectives Demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment; initiative to work and learn independently and proactively contribute to department goals; and ability to lead others while maintaining effective business relationships with associates throughout the organization Requires 4-6 years of experience Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required Does this sound like you? Apply today!Must be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Senior UX Specialist
This individual will partner with cross-functional teams within the corporation and external partners to design, build, launch, and market new site enhancements.This person will be responsible for ensuring the best possible user experience, satisfaction and conversion across the company’s website and application and will leverage data and business understanding to ensure new and existing products ensuring customers a seamless, intuitive and positive user experience. RESPONSIBILITIES:Define product requirements and lead successful execution of site and app enhancements Engage closely with content, development, UX and design teams to help determine the best technical implementation/design while balancing business needs Use A/B Testing, analytics, market research, usability studies, and competitive analysis to drive decision making Define and proactively monitor key performance metrics to support and inform product decisions. Engage in problem solving with analytics to determine trends and root causes. Partner with Customer Support teams in solving pain points for our users. Responsible for visitor feedback program, tracking & solutions based on results Focus on conversion / usability / overall experience across all owned digital platforms Work closely with Testing, Analytics, Search, Redesign agency, and broader marketing team to ensure consistency and max performance Partner with Digital Design team and UX team to bring recommendations to life across the company’s website and application. Partner with Legal, Privacy, and Compliance teams to ensure the products we deliver are within regulatory boundaries. Define launch plans for enhancements by identifying new opportunities Regularly collect and assess competitive Insights (merchandising, optimizations, new site/booking/e-commerce features). Get hands-on with data analysis and customer research to drive discovery and ensure the right problems are identified along with the most fitting solution. Define the strategy and multi-year roadmap for all digital experience platforms Work with Optimization & Analytics Specialist to measure KPIs for all enhancements and report on performance of all newly implemented enhancements Manage optimization and testing budgets and solutions where necessary.QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelor's Degree in Digital/Online Marketing, eCommerce, UX, Digital Merchandising or related field of study; or any equivalent combination of relevant education, experience and training. 3-5 years of experience in an eCommerce environment Minimum of 2 years of experience in website optimization and website product management Experience with agile methodology Experience in leading initiatives to success through collaborating with cross-functional teams and influencing others without direct authority Strong knowledge of online marketing fundamentals and UX best practices Solid decision-making skills sufficient to evaluate and decide on site content placement and product merchandising opportunities Experience with website redesign projects and/or leading site optimization activities Deep understanding of e-Commerce analytics, KPI creation and measurement, testing tools and landing page optimization Strong understanding of web design principles and usability practices, and experience with application of such knowledge Strong verbal and written communication skills to write clear and concise briefs and to communicate with cross-functional teams on progress, plans and results Interpersonal and business skills to interact with all levels of team members effectively CURRENT PORTFOLIOApply today with your resume! Must be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Top digital and product design agency has an immediate need for a visual designer. This is a one month freelance project starting onsite in NYC ASAP. There is a possibility that it will extend depending on performance and work load.You will be working on the visual / ui design for a variety of digital products - website, app etc. You will be working with the product design team on a project for a luxury skin care brand. It will be your job to execute the visual design to be passed along to the development team. This is a one month freelance project starting onsite in NYC ASAP. There is a possibility that it will extend depending on performance and work load.Requirements: - Strong web and product design skills with the portfolio samples that show it. - Agency experience. - Clean design aesthetic. - Ability to work from existing concept and wireframes. - Proficient in Sketch. - Ability to take direction and run with the execution of design with little to no hand holding. - Strong communication, and proactive with checking in with superiorsMust be at least 18 years old. Onward Search is a drug-free workplace. Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO