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Senior UX/UI Designer
Onward Search is looking for a Senior UX/UI Designer to join a fast-growing startup headquartered in the Boston area in the Healthcare space. The product team is looking for a senior designer who can work with them on a contractual basis, with the prospect of turning into a full-time position upon demonstrable impact. They looking for someone who can lead the UX/UI design for two products: An internal application used to assist the company A customer facing mobile web app The ideal candidate has the following experience: Experience designing the UX/UI of user-facing mobile apps as well as applications for tech-enabled services, bonus points if either of those applications are in the healthcare industry Has lead various kinds of user research with internal stakeholders and end users/customers leading to "data-driven" design decisions Experience with Figma and Jira Has made significant contributions to a design system in the past Experience with design reviews and able to convey the rationale of design decisions to various stakeholders including product, engineering, non-technical users, and company leadership Shares a team oriented mentality of collaboration, iteration, and growth Experience in visual design and brand strategy is a plus A background in healthcare is a plus
Onward Search is looking for an Image Editor to join one of our clients in the Apparel industry in Boston on a contractual basis. The job of the image editor also includes allocating and coordinating assignments and approving images. You are also tasked with selecting, editing, and positioning photos, as well as negotiating fees and rights to photos and obtaining permission to shoot photography. Responsibilities: Digital Image Creation Create and maintain a library of product photo images (print-ready, web-ready, hi-res, lo-res, etc.) to company standards for accuracy, detail, and organization through production artists. Ensures deadlines are met and image quality standards are maintained Photo Shoots Facilitates photography of product samples for digital image creation Communicates with photo studio to ensure images meet company standards for layout and quality Communicates need dates and coordinates samples Research and Development Keep abreast of current technology and industry standard tools for Photographic Techniques/standards & 3D technology Advise IT partners on technology requirements Support testing and implementation of new tools and processes
Product Manager (Accessibility)
National Health Organization is seeking a Product Manager with experience in Accessibility to join them for an ongoing consulting engagement. Responsibilities: Lead A11y feature reviews and initiatives across our client's products and platforms as a member of the A11y Engineering Team Help lead the team to success by working across groups to drive discussion & engagement, and create & track user stories in an agile software development life cycle Assist Product teams in conceptualizing, planning and embedding A11y into features Collect and interpret data on progress toward accessibility milestones and metrics Ensure internal product stakeholders A11y needs /expectations are met and promote transparency by helping communicate through SAFe/SCRUM practice Assist with test plan iterations and management of improvements to the A11y process flow Qualifications: Ability to interpret and advise on standards, principles and techniques for meeting A11y success criteria (including WCAG 2.0 AA, WCAG 2.1 AA, and WAI-ARIA) Experience with Agile/Scrum practices (SAFe a plus) Experience leading cross functional project management initiatives Advanced communication/presentation skills needed to represent your team with stakeholders and management Familiarity with Responsive Web Design and mobile apps Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle Strong understanding of supporting products in a SAFe environment specifically how current/future work is scheduled to come through planning, design, engineering and 3rd-party validation efforts Knowledge of Rally, Teams, Confluence and other cooperation tools
Onward Search is looking for a Digital Producer to join one of our clients in the Apparel industry in Boston on a contractual basis. As the Content Producer for Global Design you will be focused on the content production for digital assets across all performance media. You will partner closely with teams across the Digital Organization, Brand Communications & Media teams to identify creative needs that support digital business goals, and own creative briefing of internal and external design teams. You'll drive project schedules and communications, meeting cadence, and execution of deliverables. You'll collaborate with the business and creative teams to ensure content meets quality standards and business expectations. Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Marketing, Design or a related field Minimum of 5 years' directly relevant work experience including 2 years interactive project management/creative production experience Ability to prioritize multiple projects and tasks, and reliably meet deadlines Flexible and able to adapt quickly to new priorities Detail orientation and intrinsic passion toward site success and high-quality delivery Outstanding team player and positive attitude Strong sense of ownership and accountability Logical reasoning, troubleshooting and creative problem-solving skills Demonstrated attention to detail and process excellence A genuine passion for digital marketing and the online space
Onward Search is looking for an Operations Coordinator to join one of our clients in the Apparel industry in Boston on a contractual basis. As the Operations Coordinator for Digital Design (based at Converse WHQ in Boston), you will be focused on the day-to-day project management and performance marketing. You will partner closely with teams across the Digital Organization, Brand Communications & Media teams. You'll drive project schedules and communications, meeting cadence, and execution of deliverables. You'll collaborate with the business and creative teams to ensure design & copy meets quality standards and business expectations. Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Marketing, Design or a related field 1-3 years' of relevant work experience Knowledge of Asana, InVision and Zeplin is a plus Ability to prioritize multiple projects and tasks, and reliably meet deadlines • Flexible and able to adapt quickly to new priorities Detail orientation and intrinsic passion toward site success and high quality delivery Outstanding team player and positive attitude Strong sense of ownership and accountability Logical reasoning, troubleshooting and creative problem-solving skills Demonstrated attention to detail and process excellence A genuine passion for digital marketing and the online space
Digital Content Coordinator
Onward Search is looking for a Digital Content Coordinator to join one of our clients in the Apparel industry in Boston on a contractual basis. This person will support the content and production teams by providing timely and relevant content management solutions and tools to enable a seamless flow of content from concept to archive. They will follow defined best practices to organize assets that are created, expired or in process Incorporate standard workflows, forms and files to maintain timely asset creation and availability. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing or related discipline 2+ years’ experience supporting digital content development, working on editorial strategy and/or holding a similar role in digital marketing Ability to coordinate multiple projects on various levels with different and converging timelines in a deadline-driven environment Proven ability to help translate a consumer product assortment into meaningful content that will come to life across digital channels High-level thinker and idea generator, with strong attention to detail and a team-player mindset Excellent problem-solving, communication, writing and organizational skills Strong people skills, diplomacy and collaborative spirit General understanding of UX, SEO and SEM is optimal Experience working on digital projects from concept to completion, applying retail and editorial best practices
Help Desk Specialist
We are currently partnering with a professional client in Tyngsboro, MA who is looking to make a contract hire for a Help Desk Specialist to provide support to their network of users and aid with technical set up and break down for events and meetings! Day to day responsibilities: Answer questions and solve problems for network users Any large-scale problems you come across must be directed to other members the IT team Install, configure and troubleshoot hardware and software configurations on IBM compatible PCs Set up and break down events, meetings and conferences Provide support for questions related to MS Office Suite Bring forth a team oriented and can-do attitude Experience required: 2+ years help desk experience Must have experience with Office 365 and Windows 13 Experience with JIRA or Salesforce Prior experience setting up and breaking down technology for meeting spaces Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal Prior experience in financial, law firm or similar environment preferred Apply today to learn more!
Onward Search is looking for an Advertising Specialist to join one of our clients in the Boston area. You will assume ownership of paid social campaigns, including campaign development, optimizations, reporting/measurement, and test planning. Responsibilities include: Management of external partners Day to day management of Display Advertising activities Assume ownership of display advertising campaigns, including campaign development, optimizations, reporting/measurement, and test planning Management of external partners Work with Digital Strategy, Regional, Industry, Product, and Horizontal marketing teams to gather inputs for campaign development and share back regular cadence of performance via established processes Collaborate closely with Digital team on landing page development/optimization and ongoing landing experience coordination Skills: Required Qualifications: Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving abilities 2-3 years of experience in directly managing paid activities in digital platforms Understanding of paid social, digital advertising, and web analytics platforms Demonstrated ability to take defined strategies and execute against them quickly and accurately, while proactively identifying and raising opportunities for improvements Excellent oral and written communicator, with great interpersonal skills Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel Demonstrated ability to self-manage against defined time/budget requirements Apply today to learn more about this exciting contracted position!
Brand Marketing Specialist
Our client in the Boston Area is looking for a Brand Marketing specialist to join their team on a contract basis. In this role you will be a Major influencer of creative and collaborative opportunities for the brand, which includes being responsible for art buying, managing internal and external content creation (photo, video and copy), as well as cultivate relationships and collaborate with emerging and existing artists, agencies and other partners. You will need to collaborate with cross functional global and regional teams in Marketing, Design and Retail Responsibilities: Initiate, direct, plan, and execute photo and video productions Work to create schedule, review concepts and ensure concept works within budgets and schedule Develop project plans and associated communications alongside key functional partners (creative, digital, editorial, influencer marketing, brand marketing, product) Oversee all elements of production (location scouting/casting/model & wardrobe selection, insurance coverage, adhering to shot list and schedule as relates to budget, obtaining creative overage estimates as need be, following compliance guidelines, booking travel, ensure file and spec sizes, provide any necessary meta-data, review and approve all final billing from vendor for payment Partner with legal team to clear all rights and obtain accurate release forms/agreements. Ensure compliance and good business sense with regulations and codes of practice Negotiate, prepare and control production budget while partnering with project managers and budget holders Drive creative excellence, creative opportunities and community network connections Provide clear communication of project statuses Proactive approach to responsibilities and creative problem-solving Key Capabilities: Understand creative process Putting together a creative and talented cast and crew Robust deep and evolving list of creative partners Have good creative vision and maintain a high standard for creative excellence Self-motivated Good at problem-solving Have excellent communication skills Ability to work under pressure Must be team oriented, organized and able to multi-task 4-5 years experience in photo/art buying industry
National Health Client is seeking a skilled Designer to join them for a long term project with the potential/liklihood to go perm in the Boston area. What You’ll Do: Collaborate with people with disabilities to learn how to remove barriers within our products Conduct usability studies involving people with disabilities to establish benchmarks and identify KPIs to improve products over time Ensure that every feature delivered through the Design organization encapsulates all the information needed to build an accessible experience by acting as a coach for UX UI Designers, Design Systems, UX Research, Engineering and Product · Research best practices & patterns, perform competitive evaluations, build concrete solutions to problems Collaborate with internal and external teams to identify strategies and implement accessible solutions·Establish and implement enterprise guidelines, best practices, and standards related to designing and maintaining our digital applications Assist in development of educational elements, focused on design needs for Content, UX / UI and Product·Contribute to process refinement and provide a11y perspectives in design thinking Experience: 5+ years UX or UX Research experience Ability to be self-driven·Knowledge and experience with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 accessibility standards and guidelines Knowledge of disability law including but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 508, and Affordable Care Act Section 1557 Experience with assistive technology such as ZoomText, JAWS, VoiceOver or NVDA screen reader