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Our client, a top entertainment company located in El Segundo is looking to hire a UI Designer for a 12+ month assignment. The UI Designer will help drive the future design of entertainment products. You have the ability to understand complex design systems and are technically up to date with the latest workflows. Responsibilities, Skills and Experience: Designs with a consistent process, starting with understanding the problem, followed by exhaustive explorations of solutions Shows beautiful design solutions that are backed up by user and business needs. Work and presentation reflects a passion for user-centric design Exhibits a strong understanding of the impact copy and motion has on the user experience. Work is driven by business, user, and technical needs 5+ years of UI design. In-house is preferable, but will consider the right candidates coming from agency-side Portfolio of original and breakthrough work with demonstrated documentation of those experiences Strong communication and stakeholder management skills Have cross-platform design experiences (Web to Mobile to TV) you are technically fluent, comfortable working closely with engineering Expert knowledge of assets implementation standards on iOS, Android, and Web Proficiency in UI design tools such as Adobe XD, Sketch, Zeplin, and Abstract Prototyping experience with applications such as Principal, Flinto, Framer or Invision Bachelor's degree in fine arts, design, or human-centered interaction or professional experience
Director of Experience Design
Our client, a top entertainment company, located in El Segundo, is looking to hire a Sr. UI Designer for a 12+ month assignment. The UI Designer will help define and drive the future design of entertainment products. You can understand complex design systems and are technically up to date with the latest workflows. Responsibilities: Lead the design of intuitive and desirable products within a team environment. Work with leadership in design approach and planning. Provide leadership, direction, and mentorship for a team of UI Designers. Hands-on design skills. Refine and improve our design process. Facilitate the design process, present and iterate design solutions in partnership with UX, Motion, and Copy. Craft, pitch, and validate short to long-term design strategies based on consumer personas. Continually iterate and evolve the way we design for and learn from our customers. Build strong relationships with stakeholders inside and outside your core team to effectively develop products that are cohesive, inclusive, and well-informed by user data. Bring insight-driven design solutions to the table and be prepared to present them to a variety of stakeholder levels, defend your designs, and give thoughtful consideration to feedback. Requirements: 8+ years of UI design. In-house is preferable but will consider the right candidates coming from agency-side. Experience managing direct reports, a plus. Portfolio of original and breakthrough work with strong typography and visual hierarchy. Strong focus on interaction design and an understanding that UI and UX are two sides of the same coin. Experience working across organizational boundaries to define, manage, and prioritize work, with a collaborative and innovative approach. Demonstrated ability to communicate complex concepts clearly across different audiences and varying levels of the organization. Strong understanding of the latest developments in digital technology, responsive/adaptive web design, prototyping, native apps and emerging platforms. Knowledge of modern product design best practices, such as agile development and lean design methodologies. Excellent analytical skills with proven ability to understand research or data and apply it to designs. Proficiency in Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite a must. Knowledge of Abstract, After Effects, Principle, Prototyping Software, 3D a plus. Bachelors in Fine Arts, Communication Design, Graphic Design, Interactive Design, HCI or related field. Master’s a plus. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior UX Strategist
Our client, a technology sports company, is seeking a Sr UX Strategist with B2B experience to join their team. Candidates who have experience with enterprise dashboards, Salesforce, or SAP are highly preferred! You will report to the Head of UX Design. Responsibilities: Influence product teams to follow user-centric roadmaps and deliver user-centric experiences Lead projects through the major phases of the product development process Partner with product owners, development leads, and stakeholders to define scopes and develop roadmaps Collaborate with user researchers to identify research questions and hypotheses Partner with Visual/UI Designers to deliver design solutions (working in Wrike), such as Salesforce, SAP and Enterprise dashboards Integrate user-centered thinking and methodologies such as design sprints, user identification, and personas into unfamiliar product teams Develop strategic collateral including, but not limited to journey maps, site maps, interaction flows, low-fidelity wireframes, site content, etc. Conduct heuristic and competitive evaluations Participate in team development activities such as peer review, critique, ideation, and UX evangelism Requirements: 5-8 years of experience in UX strategy or a design role and/or an advanced degree Degree in Human Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, User Experience, or other related discipline; a certification from an established user experience intensive boot camp program; or equivalent work experience Portfolio showcasing a firm grasp on user-centered design processes, the use of research to drive design, and experience with relevant techniques and methodologies - specifically seeking projects within Salesforce, SAP and Enterprise dashboards Outstanding communication and presentation skills, collaborating with team members & stakeholders, and consulting with clients to understand their goals & explain processes. Experience leading the work of others and mentoring junior team members Experience with multi-platform product experiences, establishing design systems, designing CMS or similar utility software platforms are all pluses Proficiency in Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, InVision, and Wrike Bonus Points: Multi- or bi-lingual is a plus Experience working with international teams is a plus Does this sound like you? Apply today!
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
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!
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