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UX Researcher

Saggezza
Chicago
1 day ago
+44
Work closely with the UX team to develop and iterate user interface designs based on research and usability test results. Conduct interviews, online surveys and focus groups with client stakeholders and external users to understand measurable goals and identify any additional user requirements. Design and conduct baseline usability test to identify user performance and satisfaction metrics. Make recommendations for changes and assist with any immediate changes needed. Identify current client customers to develop a thorough understanding of the target audience, their typical tasks, and their specific constraints. Develop user profiles, personas and task matrix, task lists, task process diagrams, and user journey maps. Make recommendations for improvements based on user needs and task characteristics. Conduct usability tests of paper prototypes, wireframe mock-ups, and low-level prototypes of information architecture. Develop measurement strategies that drive business objectives and goals directly to Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).

Visual Design Lead

Rightpoint
Chicago
3 days ago
+40
As a Visual Design Lead at Rightpoint you are responsible for translating ideas and concepts into useful and engaging solutions-mainly websites, intranets, mobile and responsive frameworks. You'll be working with other visual designers, user experience designers, front-end developers, and content strategists. We are looking for people who are passionate about design and eager to collaborate with other individuals to solve problems. Attention to detail and ability to uphold and deliver work at the highest quality standards is essential.

Associate Creative Director

Visual Designer/Senior Visual Designer

Senior UX Designer

CCC Information Services
Chicago
5 days ago
+39
CCC is one of the largest providers of software solutions to insurance carriers, auto repair facilities, and car manufacturers across the country. We are looking for a Senior User Experience Designer to join our team in Downtown Chicago and assist in creating products for some of the biggest insurance companies and car manufacturers in the US. We're a growing design team that's passionate about working for a leader in the innovative insurtech industry. We don't believe design is something that should be sprinkled into the process late in the game. Design starts upfront when it can make the most impact and is built into the entire process, from strategy to implementation. You'll have the opportunity to help us drive the adoption of a design-led culture and inject new design methods into the process. We're looking to add someone who doesn't wait for the answers but hunts them down, comfortable enough to interact with stakeholders, and a bias towards action. You'll bring your expertise with you, helping us craft best-in-class experiences across our mobile, web, and desktop products. You value your team and will go out of your way to protect the collaborative environment. If this sounds like a good fit, we might be looking for you!

UX Architect

Strata Decision Technology
Chicago
5 days ago
+51
As a User Experience Architect, you’ll join our growing design team in creating a high-quality user experience that will help many of the nation’s leading healthcare providers utilize their financial, operational, and clinical data to drive their mission of providing world-class care, while improving their financial health. Here’s how you’ll do it:

Senior User Experience Architect

UX Designer

Saggezza
Chicago
1 week ago
+44
Are you passionate about UX Design? Do you have a constant itch of curiosity on how people make decisions, think and act? Do you want to fast-track your career at an established IT firm and have the opportunity to be a leader on a small team? If you answered yes to any of these, then we have the job for you. Saggezza is looking for a full-time UX Designer to join our Chicago team. This individual must be comfortable with traveling nationwide to client sites when needed, and needs to be comfortable working directly on-site with clients. This role also requires someone who has a proven ability to be a leader on a small team, while still working collaboratively with its team members.

Creative Design Specialist

Fusion Risk Management
Chicago
1 week ago
+28
Design and manage corporate creative assets for digital and print, including, but not limited to advertising, icons, collateral, exhibit graphics, email banners, sales enablement, and corporate branding. Manage and update creative aspects of company website, including design, functionality, and user experience. Create multimedia including animation, simulations, videos, and other interactive visual content. Design and produce campaigns, print concepts, and web pages. Collaborate effectively with marketing and product marketing team.

Senior UX Researcher

OCC
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+33
Join at exciting time as OCC builds out the UX team. The Sr. UX Researcher will drive experience led design using industry best practices, user research and up-to-date UX methodologies to ensure the best experience for OCC’s customer. Collaborate with business and technology teams to gather research, both qualitative and quantitative. Help prioritize UI enhancements based on user feedback and UX standards.

Senior UX Designer

Nielsen Global Connect
Chicago
3 weeks ago
+47
We are looking for a talented Senior UX Designer to join our Nielsen Connect UX Design Team, bringing continuity to Nielsen’s diverse ecosystem of products. You will implement design processes and best practices to create the next generation Nielsen products. Designing alongside product leaders and developers, you will work on products that help retailers and manufacturers run their day-to-day business, including pricing, promotion, assortment, category review, and everyday analytics. These products are used by thousands of companies across North America, Europe and around the world. Your design IQ, team approach, and passion to deliver great products uniquely position you to help Nielsen deliver its next generation of great products.  

Experience Designer

Nerdery
Chicago
1 month ago
+45
The Nerdery is looking for a highly motivated and passionate user experience designer to be responsible for crafting the architecture and user experience of our projects in a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment. The Nerdery’s Experience Design team covers a broad spectrum of practice areas including: discovery and analysis, user research, information architecture, interaction design and visual design. Our ideal candidate possesses a broad understanding encompassing multiple practice areas, or a deep and focused understanding of a single facet. We strongly emphasize user-centered design methodologies, so an ability and desire to justify design decisions with supporting research is a must. Please attach your resume to the online application in PDF format and upload or provide us with a link to an online portfolio of any interactive work you've done.

UX Interaction Designer

Perkins+Will
Chicago
1 month ago
Our Chicago lab is looking for a UX/Interaction Designer who can make sense of complex workflows and turn them into elegant, intuitively designed user experiences. Candidates will have the opportunity to research and design flagship digital products that will be used globally by our clients and employees. You will be working closely with our firm leaders, users, ideation teams, developers, and creatives to bring your design strategy and interfaces to life. The ideal candidate should have an appetite for next-generation user experience design within the fields of machine learning, AR/VR, augmented intelligence, physical computing and connected devices. 

Designer for Paid Social Ads

Matchnode
Chicago
2 months ago
Design and deliver video and static Facebook/Instagram ad art taking direction and  collaborating with our team of paid social experts. Ensure ad content and  visual identity that accurately reflects our clients branding guidelines. Ideate, develop and design presentations for customers and prospects including Requests for Proposal (RFP). Work collaboratively with other designers throughout the organization to ensure all graphics are the highest quality, on-brand, and consistent.

Visual Design Manager

West Monroe Partners
Chicago
2 months ago
+20
West Monroe is seeking an experienced design manager to lead our visual design team in Chicago. The person filling this position will work closely with members of West Monroe’s executive leadership, marketing, communications, and business development teams, as well as individual key stakeholders (practices/practice leaders), to drive clarity and consistency in our internal and external messaging via excellent visual design. Specifically, this position will serve in a leadership role, working with a team of designers, occasionally partnering with practices to deliver well-designed and brand-correct proposals to our high profile clients, strategizing with internal stakeholder leadership to deliver messages that create impact in the market, and guiding the Visual Design team to create tools, templates and processes to enable resources at all levels to better communicate messages to their clients. 

Lead User Experience Designer

Quantium
Chicago
2 months ago
+30
After a month’s immersion in Quantium UX here in Australia (yes, we will fly you over here and train you in all things Quantium. This role will initially be based in Bentonville, AK, working on creating a world leading User Experience for our first ever Big Data product for our client (you can probably work out who from the location!). You will be leading a team of three Quantium UX (Research and Design) as well as our relationship with our client onsite. We’re more than happy to move you there for 6 months, or pay for you to fly in and out on a weekly basis (Monday-Thursday) from our US office in Chicago. After this engagement, you may either be extended in place or rotated onto a new project, either in Chicago or elsewhere in the US (or even Internationally).

Experience Design - UX Consultant

Slalom
Chicago
2 months ago
+42
We're looking for makers, collaborators, individuals who breathe design; those who always want to make digital, brand, process, service or environmental experiences just a little bit richer. We’re looking for designers with empathy—someone who cares about listening to other people, understanding the human experience, and making things that matter. At Slalom, Experience Design is stepping up its game at a global level and we want you to join us during this exciting time of growth. You’ll have the chance to shape the future of XD. Those that succeed here have an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset. They see the glass half full and take the world by storm as both as a self-starter and leader of initiatives.

Lead UX Analyst

OCC
Chicago
2 months ago
+33
Join at an exciting time as OCC builds out the UX team. The Lead UX Analyst will drive experience led design using industry best practices, user research and up-to-date UX methodologies to ensure the best experience for OCC’s customer. Collaborate with business and technology teams to gather research, both qualitative and quantitative. Develop UX standards for OCC and share best practices across the organization and deliver to design system to be leveraged by dev, business, QA and partner teams. Help prioritize UI enhancements based on user feedback and UX standards.

Digital Designer

One North Interactive
Chicago
5 months ago
+25
A Digital Designer at One North works within, and across, a team of diverse problem solvers. You will work with many different brands, services and digital mediums to help solve complex design problems. You will be expected to participate across the process – from concepting and prototyping to building out large experiences. We're looking for a passionate digital thinker who wants to grow and have fun creating good work with good people.

Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $64,788
Min: $45K
Max: $125K
UI Designer $79,300
Min: $53K
Max: $120K
Art Director $82,242
Min: $56K
Max: $135K
UX Designer $82,345
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $88,659
Min: $53K
Max: $184K
UX Researcher $89,130
Min: $72K
Max: $116K
Senior UI Designer $100,875
Min: $75K
Max: $137K
Senior UX Designer $104,921
Min: $65K
Max: $130K
Creative Director $140,637
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
Design Director $143,159
Min: $95K
Max: $220K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $164,083
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

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