User Experience Jobs
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Senior UX Designer
Our client, an international retail brand, is looking for a Sr. UX Designer for an onsite contract to hire role in Buckhead. This is a contract to hire position. Benefits available during the contract period. The ideal candidate will bring a proven record of collaborating effectively with Product Management and Engineering to successfully translate business objectives and customer needs into final solutions. Responsibilities: Prepare, conduct, and validate working hypothesis with customers through usability research of wireframes, clickable prototypes and published product, and participate in design critique Develop and create innovative concepts in keeping with project scope, strategic positioning, and timelines Focused on re-imaging the digital experiences to alleviate some of the stressors and deliver experiences that are both seamless and delightful to shop Qualifications: Solid, current, and proven skills in all areas of UX design (research, IA, visual, prototyping, design sprints, etc.) Experience creating clean and organized design artifacts (flow, journey maps, wireframes, comps, prototypes, and related documentation) 5+ years of relevant work experience directly designing and developing in a retail environment or advertising agency Working knowledge of current front-end capabilities and limitations to partner closely with development to implement solutions Deep understanding of the tools of the trade (Sketch, XD, Photoshop, OmniGraffle, InVision, and other prototyping tools) Ability to concept, present and execute. Act as an exemplary representative of the experience team with internal partners and external vendors with the ability to interact comfortably with senior leadership Experience, understanding, adaptability, and vocabulary necessary to work with engineers, business leaders, researchers, executives and other key partner roles Flexibility and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced deadline driven environment Provide creative solutions consistent with industry trends, demonstrating ability to problem-solve, organize and project manage Must demonstrate leadership, technical curiosity, and persistence to push ideas beyond the expected and deliver exceptional experiences Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Freelance UX Researcher (Financial Services)
Our client is looking for an experienced UX researcher to join their growing team. You’ll work closely with UX to help develop a positive experience for product users. This will involve designing studies that measure behavior and attitudes, conducting research on users, and generating insights that fuel ideation sessions to inform design changes. You’ll also work with cross-functional teams to analyze the findings, communicate results, and track changes in user satisfaction over time. Job Requirements: Work closely with Product Developers, Product Managers, and other product departments Responsible for planning and conducting customer research throughout the product’s lifecycle, including design conceptualization and prototype validations Skills: Ability to design, build and run usability research studies Understanding of user behaviors and expectations as well as different methods of conducting studies A background interpreting findings and recommending action items Exceptional communication skills Experience: 5+ years of experience conducting user research studies Bachelor’s degree (preferred in marketing or technical-related major) Up-to-date resume Experience using analysis and analytics to uncover usability issues Sound like you? To learn more about this opportunity, apply now.
Our client, an entertainment company, is seeking a Visual Designer to join the News Design team. Responsibilities: Delivering conceptual and final product designs along with all deliverables and style guides. Create industry-leading apps for mobile, connected tv devices, web and emerging platforms. Working on a multi-disciplinary team collaborating with fellow designers, product managers, engineers, user researchers, interaction designers, and content strategists to create innovative, great-looking products that people love to use. Act as an expert in user interface and visual design Rapid conceptual design, high fidelity visual design, presenting and making recommendations to the group. Delivering pixel perfect comps and guides to the development team. Musts: 3-5 years experience designing high-profile, complex experiences for the web, mobile and connected tv devices. Portfolio of work from web and mobile to television over the top interfaces such as Roku, Android/FireTV, tvOS Bachelor’s degree or higher in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Computer Science or equivalent professional experience Experience working for technology, digital media or digital-focused agencies. Strong understanding of user-centered design principles and UI best practices. Expert in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch. Advanced understanding and experience working with responsive and adaptive layouts. Self-motivated, problem solver with the ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously. Ability to design within brand guidelines and create guides as needed. Strong work ethic, reliability, adaptability, work well with others. A team player. Strong presentation skills. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
UX Copy Writer
Our Fortune 500 client is seeking a UX Copywriter to join their Digital Innovation team. Key responsibilities include: Serving as dedicated copywriter for digital transformation projects Building out and developing copy for new digital experiences, from complex sites to native apps Overseeing copywriting and editing for a wide range of content, including site navigation, path, cart, and more Adjusting copy strategy according to platform metrics and analytics tool Working with multiple stakeholders, presenting ideas, and aligning on go-forward strategy. EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: 3+ years’ experience writing product and marketing copy at an advertising agency or in-house design department for a national audience • Experience with content strategy • Exceptional writing, editing, and verbal skills • A portfolio of samples that show how you balance creative flair with business objectives • Familiarity with app, web, social, and email content media best practices • Demonstrate technical and creative/editorial copywriting skills, and an understanding of the appropriate context and audience for each • Understand the relationship between textual, visual, and experiential elements and how they come together to drive a holistic customer journey • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, primarily Word and Excel Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is looking for an experienced Instructional Designer to join our client in the Education space! This year long contract needs someone who is ideas-driven to design and develop effective learning and practicing experiences, comes from a training background, and is experienced developing systems and workflow training. Other responsibilities include developing objectives, rewriting and reshaping content, and developing assessments. A successful Instructional Designer should have a firm grasp of how people learn, and excellent web design, writing, communication and collaboration skills. Ideally, the perfect candidate should also have experience in managing projects and a working knowledge of basic graphic design. You will… Ensure content matches established objectives Reshape content for changing needs Structure content and activities for optimizing learning Creating student guides, training manuals and facilitator guides Create engaging learning activities and compelling course content Set instructional end goals and create content that matches them Visualize instructional graphics, the user interface and the finished product Analyze and apply trends and best practices in learning technologies and instructional design Provide exercises and activities that enhance the learning process Decide on the criteria used to judge learner’s performance and develop assessment instruments Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc.) Devise modes of assessment, such as tests or quizzes, to measure the effectiveness of the course Maintain project documentation and course folders You need… BS or MA degree in Instructional Design, Educational Technology or similar relevant field 3-6 years working experience in Instructional Design required Proven working experience in instructional design and with instructional technology Lesson and curriculum planning skills In-depth knowledge of learning theories and instructional design models Solid knowledge of course development software and at least one Learning Management System Visual design skills (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator) and ability to storyboard Basic HTML and Flash programming knowledge Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio and video scripts Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Design Research Strategist
Onward Search is looking for a Design Research Strategist for one of our Pharmaceutical Clients on a long term contract sitting in NYC. Primary Responsibilities In collaboration with the design team, Pharma is developing a customer-centered design process that embeds design thinking into the end-to-end drug product development process. The goal is to fully integrate patient and customer insights into the development process and create an inter-connected ecosystem of accessible knowledge, data, insight models and synthesis tools. Your primary responsibility will be to develop this model and its supporting tools. In your role, you will: Form and refine the knowledge ecosystem (piloting a preliminary model, then refining) Develop synthesis and sensemaking tools that make insights accessible and bring them into the development process Collaborate with our in-house Digital Experience Design team in the design of a digital portal that houses the knowledge, processes and tools Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Design, Design Research and Strategy or a related field is required A minimum of 10 years of experience in design research and strategy and systems change Pharma insights experience preferred but not required Ability to manage complexity and develop intuitive systems Ability to translate unfamiliar processes and methodologies into accessible frameworks and tools Persistent and diligent attention to detail Demonstrated strong visual, written and verbal communications skills Above all else Friendly, thoughtful and perpetually curious Humble to your core with a sharp emotional intelligence Able to build trust, even when communicating a dissenting point of view Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Overview: Onward Search is partnering with a growing insurance warranty company in San Francisco to identify a UI Designer to join their Product team! This person will partner with the UX Designer on redesigning various consumer-facing portals and mobile + web applications. They will also be updating platforms and applications with a new brand style guideline that was created from the Marketing Creative team. This person will be responsible for taking the new brand style and applying it with good judgement across all new apps. This person should be able to hit the ground running in designing new features in both mobile apps and responsive web. In tandem, they have many apps – consumer and agent-facing – that need design maintenance. This UI designer will support the developers by designing new features within the existing apps today. Deliverables/Projects: Work closely with UX designer to redesign Claims and Plan Portal. Take brand style guidelines and apply to new apps. Work with Creative Director to create new UI components to add to the library. Help UX designer support 5 scrum development teams with wireframes for features that are both consumer and agent facing, on both mobile and web platforms. Requirements: Has a great for aesthetics and visual taste. Excellent at Sketch and loves pixel pushing. Able to apply and build out the new design style guide - many components may not be created yet, and it’s up to this individual to be able to build components that fit into this library. Experience designing both for web apps and native mobile apps (iOS and Android). Available online during PST working hours: 9-6pm. Can be remote. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Digital Product Designer
Our client, a sustainable footwear brand, is seeking a Digital Product Designer specialized in mobile apps to join their growing team. They’re looking for a creative, forward-thinking, and highly skilled designer to work closely with our creative, ecommerce, and engineering teams to design an intuitive, simple, beautiful digital experience across a new mobile app. The ideal candidate is able to work well under structured timelines to deliver inspiring mobile experiences that delight our customers and elevate our brand. An ideal background is someone with experience designing mobile apps, particularly iOS. This person will be reporting to the Senior Digital Designer. Responsibilities: Lead the ideation, design, and prototyping across our mobile app, delivering beautiful, simple solutions as defined by research, insights, and data. Create wireframes, user flows, high fidelity mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas. Help build a digital design system for mobile that is consistent with our e-commerce design system and overarching brand guidelines. Collaborate closely with our product managers, UX designers, copywriters, engineers, and other relevant business stakeholders throughout the design and development process. Think strategically for long-term and global impact, while understanding and taking into account business and technical constraints. Continuously improve and streamline our product design process and contribute to the development and refinement of visual standards. Experience: Experience bringing digital products, especially mobile apps, to life (ideally for e-commerce, brands, or startups). Experience working on cross-disciplinary teams, particularly engineering, product, and marketing teams. Ability to articulate the ‘why’ behind your designs, leading discussions around your process, explorations, and conclusions to various stakeholders. Strong knowledge of current design best practices, developments, and trends for mobile, coupled with an exceptional digital portfolio of past work or projects. Competence in current product design tools like Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop, Zeplin, Principle, and InVision. Strong foundation in visual design, user experience, user interface design, and branding. A solid understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, architecture, user interfaces, and navigation. Excited by a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment—able to take initiative and prioritize under tight timelines. Curiosity, humility, and a passion for doing amazing work. Apply today to learn more!
Our client is looking for an experienced web designer to join their growing team for a month-long project. While creating fresh and dynamic graphics for web properties ranging from websites to landing pages to banners, you’ll work with the web development team to brainstorm ideas for mock-ups. You’ll also design looks for highly engaging web experiences, prepare finished files for programming, develop style guides and comply with existing branding standards. Sound like you? To learn more about this opportunity, apply now. Skills: Design skills that cover all facets of the web Ability to maintain, update and improve various online properties An understanding of web design concepts from a user perspective Exceptional communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team Desire to stay current on web design trends with an eye towards the future of web design Requirements: 2+ years of web design experience Bachelor’s degree in graphic arts, design or a related field Up-to-date resume and portfolio highlighting a refined, higher-end, bold and clean aesthetic Strong typography skills Experience with industry-standard web design software Does this sound like something you can do, don't hesitate to apply!
Our client is currently on the search for a User Experience Designer to join their growing team! This position is responsible for supporting the delivery of the UX / Creative execution of high profile digital initiatives within their enterprise UX team. Your informed recommendations and design strategies will leverage best practices, user feedback and usability test results to develop intelligent and successful designs. Responsibilities: You will be responsible for creating effective user flows, wireframes, annotations, prototypes as well as visual assets. You have the ability to demonstrate clear, innovative solutions to complex user flows and understand how to balance these against business and technical requirements. You should be a great listener with an unfettered approach to design. You believe in the mantra that ‘users vote with clicks’ and know that small changes add up to huge mind-shifts, if executed in the right way This position requires deep understanding of large-scale mobile first and responsive web initiatives, user-centered design, usability, information design, interaction design, and goal-oriented design. You should have excellent communication skills – in person, written and presentation and the ability to prioritize and track multiple projects under tight deadlines You’re comfortable working in cross-functional teams & a fast/agile environment Ability to participate & help lead workshops Qualifications: Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as UX Designer Ability to collaborate with designers, strategists, managers, and technologists Ability to conceptualize, design and deliver top notch experiences Ability to communicate design rationale to internal team and other stakeholders Ability to dive into projects at any level of definition with creativity and drive Deep knowledge of full user experience design process and ability to contribute at any level Hands on experience with Sketch, InVision and Adobe Creative Suite Experience with prototyping tools, a must Comfortable presenting work to internal stakeholders & leadership Interest in current & emerging technologies Apply today and include your portfolio to be considered!