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SR. UX Designer

1 week ago
You are a compelling storyteller, able to build empathy and convey the mindset of users to the broader organization.  You have the ability to ask meaningful and impactful questions while being an excellent listener with keen attention to detail.  You love collaborating with others; they should also love collaborating with you. You embrace ambiguity. You are passionate about building, prototyping, and continually evolving digital products throughout the product lifecycle. You can convey concepts through sketches, flows, wireframes, clickable prototypes, etc. – whatever method you determine to be the most efficient and effective to gain alignment and support from your target audience. You’re a systems thinker; you can logically visualize complex systems and user interaction flows. 

Marketing Production Designer

Guaranteed Rate
2 weeks ago
We’re looking for a designer with a need for speed. Love knocking out multiple small projects a day quickly and accurately? This is the place for you. To do this job, you’ll need to be extremely fluent in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop, specifically for print. You’ll also need experience working in a fast-paced environment, working on small projects for multiple requestors and generally keeping cool and collected while still crushing deadlines daily. As an integral member of a team that focuses on serving the design needs of our sales staff, you’ll be responsible for designing and executing design for projects in support of our sales people’s mission of reaching out to consumers and referral partners in multiple channels. Experience designing sales collateral specifically is a huge plus!

Graphic Designer

3 weeks ago
In this role, you will own the FourKites visual direction. You will own creation of visual messaging for all FourKites marketing assets and be able to visually convey a particular message, idea or concept. You will be able to work with a variety of stakeholders to understand their needs, and handle the conception and execution of design through your knowledge of and proficiency with current graphic design programs to produce graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, websites and other media. 

Senior Mobile UX Designer

Current Media
1 month ago
Gain a deep understanding of user needs and goals and communicate them to cross functional product teams. Create alignment with other product teams while working with the mobile product team to launch new features and evolve existing ones based on an understanding of user needs, business objectives and technical constraints. Create task flows, wireframes, prototypes and other interaction design deliverables. Conduct usability testing and rapidly incorporate user and team feedback. Create visually stunning interfaces that make emotional connections with users and communicate the brand. Provide assets, specifications, and guidance for implementation of the user interface throughout the development process.

Lead UX Designer

2 months ago
Experience in user-centered design with hands-on experience throughout the process, from user research to developing prototypes and collaborating on implementation. Experience in delivering wireframes, UX flows, mockups, interactive prototypes, design specifications, final assets as well as personas and use case development. 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 organizations. Excellent communication, presentation and analytical skills. Ability and passion to understand distinct user groups quickly and design solutions for them. Understanding of information architecture, design patterns and interaction design. Work with a cross functional team, partnering with users, developers and data scientists to deliver business value. Ability to promote and manage appropriate usability testing and user research endeavors. Familiarity with design and prototyping software such as: Figma, Sketch, and Adobe. Languages/Syntax: HTML, CSS, JavaScript; Vue.JS knowledge is desirable, but not required.

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
UX Designer $81,910
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Art Director $82,242
Min: $56K
Max: $135K
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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