User Experience Jobs
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Senior UX Designer
Our client is currently on the search for a Senior 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!
Senior Digital Designer
Onward Search is on the hunt for a hands-on Sr. Digital Designer to join the team of a beauty/wellness company in Culver City. You will report to the Creative Director and will own the digital space for the company. Responsibilities: Lead digital design and bring together brand strategy + digital experience Expand their website presence with day-to-day creative updates, feature development, and content creation Oversee creative strategizing and some execution of all digital content produced for partners and advertising Create wireframes, mock-ups, responsive design, content, and additional creative assets that work across web, video, and social Own, expand, and storytell their brand guidelines for digital Requirements: 5-8 years of experience in visual design with strong typography & layout skills, with a minimalist aesthetic Must have UI/UX experience Experience with digital and responsive design – understanding how to create seamless experiences Experience in high-end fashion, beauty, and/or luxury is a must Strong understanding of web, video, and social content Proficient in Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator; Sketch is a plus Self-motivating and managing
UX Design Lead
Onward Search is currently seeking an experienced UX Design lead for a 5 month extendable contract opportunity working out of our client’s New York City office. If you are passionate about creating consumer focused products and seeing results on the big stage then this might be the right opportunity for you. Apply today to speak with one of our associates to learn more! Day to Day Overview: Work collaboratively with product managers, tech teams and other designers Own, drive, and present bodies of experience design to stakeholders across disciplines Deliver superior creative and innovative products across digital experiences Have familiarity and skills across the design spectrum from research to iteration and implementation Execute proper and innovative work for digital products Tell the story of our customers, their problems, and how the team developed solutions to those problems. Working with Product Managers to define and prioritize their near- and long-term goals. Joining sprint planning with product management and tech teams to prioritize the implementation of new designs and features. Conducting field research or leading a service blueprinting workshop with a range of stakeholders. Participating in empathy interviews or user testing as we iterate and bring new functionality to scale. Synthesize and raise insights to create a path forward. Designing or giving input on anything from wireframes, to app flows, to physical experience designs. Catching up with one of our business analysts to better understand the business cases for the team’s workload. Joining 400+ designers across the organization for a lunch and learn session every Thursday. Leading, shaping, guiding, and mentoring other designers in their work— including everything from empathy research to pixel perfect designs, while helping to remove obstacles. Reporting in to design management on progress of work, vision, roadmap, and resourcing needs. Joining a team retro to look back over the past week and discuss what is working, not working and sharing new ideas around ways to improve the culture and collaboration. What you bring to the table… At least 5 years of experience with user experience design, including UX/UI At least 5 years of experience creating prototypes at various levels of fidelity with standard digital design tools
Onward Search is hiring a UI Designer for a 4-month, on-site, contract with an international client location in Alpharetta. Benefits are available during the contract. The UI Designer is responsible for development and production of visual assets and designs that support the company brand on the company’s websites and applications. He/She is responsible for design projects and ensuring compliance with the company's style guidelines. Daily Responsibilities: Designs Web Sites, Graphical Assets and Application User-Interfaces Conceives, executes, and maintains designs for interactive projects (e.g., .com, online advertising, etc.) to ensure compliance with the company's visual style guidelines Collaborates with UX designers, Information Architects, Web developers, Marketing managers, Copyeditors, and other stakeholders to plan and execute new designs Develops graphical assets based on Visual Design Guidelines and Design Briefs from UX Team and outside stakeholders (images, icons and banner ads, page layouts, etc.) Creates visual design comps and graphical assets for .com Support application design by applying visual design to wireframes and prototypes provided by UX team Involved in the technical and graphical creation of pages, producing not only the look of the website or page, but understanding how visual design will impact usability Create high-fidelity HTML prototypes for user research testing and executive reviews Optimizes graphics for mobile and desktop users Tests design elements within Content Management System Uploads images into the Content Management System Maintains Design Standards - Maintains site appearance by upholding visual guidelines to maintain consistency among the company's digital project Works with UX designers and Web developers, internally and externally, to educate them on the company's visual standards Maintains Design and UX guidelines Monitors Quality Assurance and Process Improvements Reviews web page designs to ensure adherence to the company's visual guidelines and design best practices Socializes the company's style guidelines and design processes with other business units to ensure company-wide understanding Identifies and documents improvements in design processes to increase design development workflow. Documents design best practices to increase design and development efficiencies Researches and keeps up current design trends and best practices Minimum Qualifications: Must have strong communication and presentation skills for sharing ideas with UX team Must be able to work well under the pressure of tight deadlines and changing demands A good understanding of programming languages like CSS and HTML is a plus A good understanding of responsive design is a plus Must be familiar with issues of browser compatibility, able to trouble shoot and solve for browser compatibility issues A good understanding of WCAG 2.0 Accessibility guidelines is a plus Experience developing single page applications in Angular is REQUIRED
Senior UI/UX Designer
User Experience Specialist
Onward Search is hiring a Sr. UX Specialist for a luxury travel and tourism brand in Miami, FL. 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 providing customers a seamless, intuitive and positive user experience. Responsibilities: Define product requirements and lead the 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 suitable 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 the performance of all newly implemented improvements 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 knowledge of web design principles and usability practices, and experience with the 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. Does this sound like you? Apply with your portfolio today!
Junior User Researcher
Overview: Our client, a top insurance company located in Walnut Creek is looking to hire a Jr. User Researcher for a 3+ month assignment. This person’s primary role will be interviewing customers and writing reports on findings/learning. Responsibilities, Skills, and Experience: Facilitates Interviews and has a neutral point of view Learn current best practices of the companies UX Org Designer-led User Research discipline and support the demand and cadence of these sessions Adapt and innovate research practices to meet team needs under tight schedules Plan and execute studies to learn user preferences, attitudes, behaviors, and feedback in collaboration with UX team, internal and external customers. Write reports including findings and recommendations that drive user discovery and future design improvements. Help drive the growth and culture of a growing user experience team Support Principal User Researcher on all activities related to research. Bachelor’s Degree in user research, psychology or related field
Overview: Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Visual Designer to join the Creative team of a finance startup in SF that provides one frictionless experience to send money globally through the power of blockchain. Responsibility: Focus primarily on branding and identity projects Web design and layout work See project through from brief to final product in terms of the presentation/deck Take content and bring it to life visually Have a good portfolio and present it well Be a team player, yet hold their own weight Be able to work affectively in a fast-paced environment Voice challenges, but will provide solutions Have experience building presentations within PPT, Keynote, Google Slides Make new design templates Will work with lead Designer on larger presentations and other tasks Requirements: Strong visual design aptitude, can create assets from scratch that are original and tied to business objectives Strong typography and illustration skills Experience designing diagrams and infographics Experience using Adobe Creative Suite Experience using Figma and Sketch are a plus Proficiency in PPT, Keynote, and Google Slides Strong design, written and verbal communication skills Excellent self-management skills Experience working in an agency environment is a plus Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or other related field preferred
Senior Visual Designer
Overview: Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Visual Designer to join the Creative team of a finance startup in SF that provides one frictionless experience to send money globally through the power of blockchain! The Senior Visual Designer will be responsible for concepting and designing global campaign creative across different media channels for marketing initiatives. In this role, you’re expanding brand adoption marketing program with multi-channel creative work for our customers all over the world. They're looking for a design leader with significant experience in the global marketing ecosystem, especially with digital marketing channels. Understanding all aspects of global vs. localized design is key to success in this role. You are expected to use strategic thinking together with your exceptional design skills to turn creative briefs into compelling visual deliverables. You will be part of a team that shapes the brand identity as the leader in enterprise blockchain solutions for global payments. What You'll Do: Expand our global adoption marketing program by designing campaign creative for our customers across various geographies Work with marketing and business stakeholders to form campaign plans and turn objectives into campaign concepts and designs (digital and print) Work hands-on in collaboration with our in-house design team and agency partners to build and design campaign deliverables Design and present campaign ideas tied back to business objectives and goals Form best practices to distribute global campaigns into local markets including language translations etc. As part of the design collective, contribute to the design system and brand development What We're Looking For: Design leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, who thrives in a fast-paced and collaborative culture You are passionate – you love turning complex ideas into compelling stories and use visual language to support the overall narrative Proven track record creating world-class campaign creative and design that raises the bar Understanding of global markets and experience with design for various geographies Power to influence others to build consensus, while navigating through ambiguity Attention to detail and a commitment to excellence Energetic and relentless in the pursuit of moving the needle inspiring people who work with you to up their game Requirements: Your up-to-date portfolio speaks for itself. Must have a portfolio featuring examples of work, your design process and outcomes/results Degree in Design, Marketing / Advertising, or related field of study or 10 years of equivalent relevant work experience 10+ years relevant work experience in advertising, marketing, and visual design Demonstrated experience with global campaign creative Experience in creative asset localization Strong knowledge of creative tools for creating static and moving images Strong written and verbal communication skills Excellent self-management skills Experience with localization and translation Bonus: Experience in the enterprise software space a plus Experience in creative writing a plus Previous experience at a startup or in-house creative team a plus
Onward Search is currently seeking an UX Design professional who can demonstrate an ability to design simple, engaging and meaningful interfaces within a complex ecosystem across any device. You have an understanding of design principles and trends, and have a passion for learning and growing in the design field. Our client, a premiere eCommerce brand is currently seeking this individual for a 6 month contract with potential to extend working out of New York City. Apply today to speak with one of our associates to learn more! Day to Day Overview: Partner with researchers, strategists, product managers, engineers, designers, and other professionals from across the country (and the world) to define and build products that will create a positive user experience on our website. Deliver wireframes, visual design, prototypes and final specs as needed Collaborate with designers across lines of businesses on projects that cross team borders Present your work in weekly design reviews and make your voice heard Support product leads and articulate design decisions to product stakeholders and leadership Balance opinion and intuition with data and analysis Be the voice of the user