Associate UX-UI Design Director at Adage Technologies (Chicago, IL or Remote)
WANT TO PRACTICE UX/ UI AND HELP UNLOCK THE POTENTIAL OF OTHERS?
If you are someone who wants to be part of the solution and help to lead and mentor others in the practice of user experience, you'll be the perfect addition to our Strategy and Design team.
THE IMPACT YOU'LL HAVE
As an Associate Design Director, you will not only lead UX and UI efforts with customers, but you'll also help to develop the next generation of our UX/UI team to help customers on their digital journey. Using design thinking workshops, interviews, and other methods of discovery, you'll set the tone for their entire digital presence by creating information architecture, site maps, user journeys, functional prototypes and user interfaces. The end result is a vision, roadmap, and user experience that will last for years.
Your influence will also be felt within your UX/UI team as you guide and mentor.
THE DIFFERENCE WE MAKE
At Adage, we do our part to make the world a better place through technology.
In this pursuit, we have spent the last 20 years helping a lot of really cool clients (think The Kennedy Center, The American Academy of Pediatrics, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Chicago Public Schools) to make an actual difference in the communities they serve through their digital presence. Central to solutions for these clients is our approach. Our UX/UI practice is there from the start, making sure we have alignment in both form and function.
Our team consists of incredibly smart, inspiringly driven, impressively kind, and continuous learners. We are routinely recognized as one of Chicago's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, one of the Best Places to Work in Illinois, and on Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WITH:
- 10 to 12 years of UX/UI design experience with large-scale, integrated websites or digital products
- Formal design training and art direction experience with exceptional conceptual and design skills
- Expertise in digital design tools like Axure, Figma, Miro, and Sketch
- An overall understanding of web production and technologies and the capabilities within digital channels
- Experience in leading, mentoring, and managing a team of designers
Other opportunities with this role include quarterly training, career progression, and representing Adage with sales efforts.
THE BENEFITS YOU'LL LOVE
As an Associate Design Director at Adage, you'll enjoy work-life balance with flex schedules, remote-work options, and 20+ days of paid time off annually. Adage offers excellent benefits with 85% employer-paid insurance, profit-sharing bonuses, 401k contributions, and FSA. We have monthly happy hours, quarterly social events, an annual retreat, and a great office environment with a stocked kitchen and pristine gym.
ARE YOU READY?
Apply now for your next adventure delivering world-class solutions, surrounded by a team that shares your passion for helping others.
Adage Technologies is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a team that represents and respects diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and skill sets. All qualified candidates that share Adage's core values are strongly encouraged to apply.