User Experience Jobs
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Senior Web Designer
Senior Product Designer
Our client, a premiere eCommerce giant is looking to bring on a Sr. Product Designer for a 4 month extendable contract opportunity working out of their San Bruno, CA headquarters. If you are passionate about crafting creative designs and solving complex users needs then this might be the right opportunity for you. Apply today to learn more! Join the team that’s changing the ecommerce landscape. Our Customer Experience Design team is crafting user experiences for customers who shop from their desktops and mobile devices. Our product designers work hands on to deliver experiences through ideation, design exploration, prototyping, designing user flows and testing. It’s deeply rewarding to see our work come to life at one of the world’s largest ecommerce companies. As a Sr. Product Designer, you’ll help our customers live better by improving their web and mobile experiences. You’ll apply your expertise in interactive design, visual design, and prototyping and tap into your empathetic brain to solve complex ecommerce challenges. You will liaise with partners in Product, Engineering and Analytics, and dedicate your team’s collective creativity to delivering experiences that delight our customers. We seek passionate, customer-centric visual and interactive designers with experience working in cross-functional teams. You’ll provide product with recommendations and make design decisions with minimal guidance, and jump into your role to make an immediate impact. Skills: Think conceptually – applying a user-centered approach to requirements and interdependencies – to develop engaging interfaces. Think visually – using techniques like storyboards and sketching – to communicate interaction design concepts. Make design decisions based on good judgement, experience, research, and data. Make a real impact at scale through new product launches and interface improvements that effect billions of our customers everyday Be part of a fun, humble team, always learning, collaborating with other designers to deliver a cohesive customer centered experience. Requirements: A strong product design portfolio that demonstrates how you design to solve customer needs. Excellent grasp of the design thinking and prototyping process, including product/interaction/visual, with the know-how to move from pencil on paper to layout to pixel-perfect handoff using tools such as Sketch, Invision, and Zeplin. Stellar interaction skills (track record of deploying user interface standards and conventions, functional communication flows, dynamic engaging interfaces). Stellar visual skill (attention to detail, stay on brand, build new patterns). Deep understanding of design principals and industry trends. Expert communication and presentation skills with ability to clearly present your work; you are articulate and can advocate design rationale. Readily give and receive constructive feedback. Expert partnering with cross functional teams in launching new products and improvements to existing features. Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years designing for multiple platforms experience, with 3+ years as a senior visual and interaction designer or equivalent practical experience. Experience working in and navigating a corporate environment independently. Delivered successful design for responsive web, iOS and Android. Experience building efficient scalable systems or in eCommerce. Bachelor’s in Design, User Experience (UX), Human Computer Interaction, Mass Communications or related field. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior UX Designer
Our client has an immediate need in Manhattan for a freelance Senior UX Designer, to start on an urgent 2-month project. This is strictly at a UX position; there will be no design involved. Skills and Requirements: Senior UX candidate with 5+ years UX experience. Wire framing and prototyping abilities. Very comfortable working in Axure. Client-facing and professional. Detail oriented. Available to work full-time hours, onsite. Experience working with financial services clients. Interested? Submit your portfolio today!
User Experience Designer
Onward Search is seeking a User Experience Designer for a year + contract in the Ft. Lauderdale area. This person will be responsible for creating great experiences for the entire company. You will work collaboratively with fellow members of the User Experience team to conceptualize, strategize, design and prototype ideas; then inspire members of Product Management, Development, and Quality Assurance to develop award-winning products. Skills: Responsible for working with business unit, project management, and development staff to deliver against requirements. Represent the "User Experience, " translate customer and business stakeholder requirements into defined specifications and inspire the Development team to build the right product. Own the design of the most impactful user interface - related features and participate in the product definition process with the Product Owner, Business Stakeholders, Development and User Research. Significantly impact and architect product strategy and direction. Work with User Experience Strategy and Product Ownership to translate business and marketing goals into the best solutions for our business. Develop and maintain wireframes, user flows, interaction design, visual design mockups, personas, scenarios, prototypes, specifications, navigation maps and other design documents. Work with feature development teams to make sure that the workflow reflects the customer's needs and ensure consistency among features. Develop expert-level knowledge of competitive and complementary products and bring new ideas to the team. Define innovative user interfaces and interaction styles which result in improved user productivity and satisfaction. Integrate our Vision, Mission, and Values in all interactions with customers, business stakeholders, co-workers, and vendors. Adhere to all department and company policies, procedures and safety standards. Requirements: At least 5 years of relevant work experience. High degree of creativity, design skill, strategy and interaction design experience and problem-solving ability. A great portfolio of work/samples of wireframes, personas, visual and interaction design work is a requirement. A formal education in Visual Design, Interaction Design, HCI, Architecture, Psychology, or related field preferred. Expertise in wireframing and visual design tools such as OmniGraffle, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, is expected. Prototyping skills using tools like XD, Fireworks, Muse, Dreamweaver and/or front-end development experience preferred. Uncanny drive to design the best user experience in the world. Strong communication skills, ability to communicate one's ideas and the team’s position through design. Proven track record and a passion for designing compelling, award-winning user interfaces. Excellent presentation skills & and attention to detail. Experience working with various departments within a product team. Accommodating team player with a drive to create together with no ego. Does the skill set and experience sound like you? Apply today!
If you’re an experienced WordPress Developer, we have an opportunity for you with one of our growing clients, in the Darien/Downers Grove area. Your unique skills will bring together design and programming within WordPress to create the code that becomes a user interface on a web page. You’ll work closely with the design team to ensure that user needs and specs are met and that the design accurately follows the existing brand guidelines and creative concept parameters. Skills: A unique combination of programming and design skills. Expertise WordPress, specifically Custom Fields and Building Custom Theme. A strong eye for detail and design. Strong communication skills as well as problem-solving abilities. An energetic approach to projects. Requirements: 3 - 5+ years of experience in front-end development - Specifically Word Press. Bachelor’s degree (preferred in a technical-related major). Up-to-date resume and portfolio. Strong Experience with HTML and CSS. Does this sound like you? And, are you available to start quickly? If so, apply today!
Visual / UI Designer
Onward Search's client, a healthy living and life management product and content company is looking for a Visual Designer (UI focused) to join their team. You will be helping the company extend their new design and branding system across all facets of the brand along with the following skills and requirements. Skills: Work with the Product Design team to further develop and refine the guest experience. Leverage iconography, typography, color, space and texture to provide an inspiring experience to the users. Utilize user-centered design best-in-class principles to produce amazing visual from concept to execution across platforms. Collaborate with your design team to continually refine the brand's design language to create great-looking, innovative products. Work among a broad design team which includes engineers, product managers and other designers in a fast-paced yet collaborative environment. Requirements: 3-5 years of mobile design experience. You have developed amazing digital and mobile experiences. You can manage multiple work streams autonomously but can work as part of a broader design team including product managers, developers, and designers. You have designed both consumer and internal facing products. You take pride in executing with and obsessive need for quality and creativity. Your resume and portfolio is formatted, clean and navigable. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, an austere, global financial brand is seeking a contract Digital Designer to work onsite, regular full-time hours, Monday through Friday. This is an onsite throughout the length of the contract assignment, and the client HQ is T accessible. This is a 6-month role with strong potential to extend an additional 6 months- (not a guarantee, however). The Digital Designer is responsible for delivering compelling, aesthetic, on-brand, and on-strategy creative for websites, web pages, product graphics (including art direction of photography), email promotional creative, email templates, social media graphics, and banner ads for this Global Marketing team. The qualified candidate is a team-oriented contributor comfortable working in a fast-paced organization, reporting into the Chief Marketing Technologist. The Digital Designer will work cross-functionally with the Creative team as well as major business stakeholders within and external to Global Marketing. Skills: Produce the design and production for websites, product graphics, web logos, social media graphics and banners, static and rich banner ads, email campaigns, and email templates. While some projects may require directing external resources, the role is expected to be hands-on. Work with internal and external developers to ensure aesthetics also are aligned with usability, accessibility, and web standards. Work with developers to ensure proper implementation within a web environment and ensure consistency and integrity of the creative vision. Manage and produce digital design work, including banner sizing and versioning. Proven understanding of typography, layout, color and grid structures. Communicating with senior team members to receive feedback. Requirements: Ability to independently manage multiple projects and clients with changing priorities and meet deadlines in a dynamic, deadline-drive, high stakes environment Comfortable in a Mac and PC environment Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver) Experience in digital marketing/web design with a strong knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, web design and development principles Adobe Experience Manager experience a plus 3-5 years of relevant professional experience Be comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment and managing stakeholders across IT, Sales, and Marketing. Be a naturally curious, fast learner that proactively tackles challenges. Have the ability to multi-task and handle urgent initiatives and issues with a high level of professionalism. Be organized with an eye for detail and be able to change priorities quickly. Apply today and include your portfolio to be considered for this position!
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Product Designer with a growing healthcare startup! You must have 5+ years of product or interaction design experience with a strong UX foundation. Healthcare, financial services or software experience is a plus! Skills: Drive and apply user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with cross-functional teams. Effectively utilize and teach relevant user experience methods, such as how to apply a corporate design language, design frameworks, problem framing, design principles, and overall design thinking. Ability to deliver UI specifications, wireframes, workflows, and high-fidelity design mock-ups. Requirements: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch. Must be a self-starter with experience working on a small, nimble team. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in User Interface Design, Cognitive Science, or Fine Arts. Workstation provided. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Product Designer
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Product Designer with our design agency client in San Francisco, CA. This is a 12-month contract, 40 hrs/wk, onsite in San Francisco, CA. Responsibilities include: Working cross-functionally to ensure product teams up for success, and guiding less experienced designers on projects Providing insight and direction on various projects, from ideation through prototyping and delivering a completed product Shaping and running user testing sessions Managing expectations and challenges to teams and communicating the vision for the design team Improving working practices by fostering effective working relationships with leads in other disciplines Motivating the team to work with the client's concepts and encouraging a culture of showing and shipping early and often Contributing to progressing and improving the client's company culture Requirements: Proven experience leading projects from completion to launch/shipped products across a variety of platforms Experience in ensuring pixel perfection and visualizing and prototyping concepts fast to communicate ideas Extensive interaction design experience and deep knowledge and expertise in product design (particularly in B2C product design) Core strengths in visual design (from UI, branding, iconography, and art direction) Solid understanding across some of the client's other core disciplines (Motion, Interaction, and Service Design) Strong knowledge of design tools and workflows Experience in Agile & Scrum methodologies Strong written and verbal communication style Self-sufficient, able to lead a project with little to no supervision Leader, go-getter attitude Nice to have experience: Prototyping tools like Principle, Framer, etc. Motion design experience (i.e. After Effects)
Product / UI Design Director
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Product / UI Design Director to join the team of a growing consumer internet company that has several large wellness and lifestyle brands under its belt. You will work as part of our client's Product team and will drive the current and next-generation design of their multi-platform properties. Their goal is to level-up their design, and you will be a key player in cultivating this.S Skills: Manage and execute on the entire product development and design process across mobile, web, and tablet from conception to launch. Implement and communicate the creative vision to support objectives across all brand touch points. Oversee a team of product and content designers & freelancers. Create and design branded campaigns. Design UI for consumer-facing websites as well as the UI for their internal tools used by their editorial and brand teams. Requirements: 8+ years of experience in visual and product design. Strong in Sketch or similar prototyping software. Proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign. Proficient in After Effects or other animation software is a bonus. MUST have a curated portfolio with a modern aesthetic. Must have team management experience. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, start-up environment. Passion for building beautifully crafted experiences – incredible attention to detail in usability and design with a proven track-record for producing high-quality experiences. Does this sound like you? Apply today!