UX/UI Designer (Jr-Intermediate)

Location: Plainfield, IL
Date Posted: 10-10-2017
Our client is a lead management and communications suite startup based out of the Naperville/Plainfield (Chicago) area. Their systems run everything from the call center to the location including. They are looking for a UIUX Designer who enjoys working in a self directed environment where their contributions will be a recognized and substantial part of the company. They ship and ship often! This is a great place for anybody who derives satisfaction from seeing their work go live and help real customers. 
They are taking products from thought to delivery every month.  They are constantly designing and building for their customers and need someone with the vision and passion to help add to the platform.
Compensation: Market salary and benefits.
You should be friendly, professional, and driven. If you think you'd like to try your hand at working at a startup, get in touch with us!
  • Include all the basics (Health, Vision, Dental, 401k, etc...)
  • Super Flex Time (As long as you get your work done you set your own time)
  • Open Office - Team Atmosphere
Skills & Experience
  • Design products and features that meet business, brand, and user goals that test assumptions through quantitative and qualitative measures
  • Work collaboratively with product, engineering, and other UX team members to identify minimal viable products and product enhancements
  • Sketch, wireframe, mockup, and create HTML prototypes to communicate designs
  • Create visual designs based on the wireframes
  • Build and maintain personas/archetypes and associated work flows when applicable
  • At least a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Participate in usability user research, card sorting, design workshops, usability tests and stakeholder presentations
  • Extensive knowledge of User Experience best practices, principles
  • Familiarity of Lean UX/Startup principles
  • Keen analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Familiarity with web standards, responsive design, and "mobile first" mentality
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite & Axure (Bonus)
  • Demonstrated ability to work on collaborative teams or independently
  • Identify and document technical trends and incorporate innovative uses of technology
  • Interact with clients, vendors, and partners to design solutions, and respond to client issues
  • Create detailed specifications and documentation for proposed and current technical solutions
Education & Business Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Design, Interface Design, Interaction Design or related field
  • At least 1-3 years experience designing web sites and/or applications, including concepts, completed projects, and style guides that reflect usability
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