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User Experience Designer

2 days ago
Establish strong cross-functional collaboration with regional Product, Project and IT team members. Work closely with analytics lead to understand product performance and identify areas of ongoing optimization. Analyze user flows/designs to determine needed enhancements. Act as SME for UX/UI best practices, maintaining on-brand UX standards and staying abreast of global usability trends to help customize digital properties for cultural differences as appropriate. Develop insights-driven wireframes, mock-ups, low- and high-fidelity prototypes that can be translated into or used in conjunction with requirements / user stories. Develop UX/UI design deliverables and build out test plans to support user research and optimization tests (a/b, MVT, multi-funnel and usability). Enforce the UX design process, identifying the appropriate assets for success and educating teams on the need for each asset. Key projects will involve building out the next generation UX for regional teams and business partners.

UI / UX Designer, Analytics

Product Design Director

Product Designer

4 days ago
Creating a unique look and feel that supports our brand identity. Work closely with our full-stack development team and other current stakeholders. Design refined view layouts, graphical elements, and high-fidelity prototypes from wireframes and product specifications. Assist in maintaining the current style guide and identify new or updated elements that will be included in future guides. Confidently present your work or the work of your team to internal and external stakeholders. Partner with the Quality Assurance group and be responsible for user acceptance testing of any new features/design changes. Give and receive constructive criticism and critique with a focus on improving quality. Research and share industry trends, competitors, and comparable experiences.

Software Product Designer

1 week ago
Gather and organize requirements from external partners and internal stakeholders. Design and document technical specifications for software engineers. Break down and document high-level requirements into detailed components. Write test cases and facilitate quality product delivery. Define granular development tasks based on design prototypes and test whether results meet stated requirements. Organize and prioritize project workflow and keep team members on track to meet deadlines. Iteratively improve the platform through a solid understanding of its current state and application of design principles.

UX Researcher

1 week ago
Clearcover is hiring a UX Researcher who will join our talented and growing Product Team to help us build world class insurance products. We need someone who offers experience collaborating with product managers, designers and developers to deliver compelling insights that represent the voice of the customer and help guide design decisions at Clearcover. You must have demonstrable experience supporting product teams in areas including consumer experience, design evaluation, and testing products and experiences delivered via responsive web apps and native mobile apps. We need someone who can develop surveys, conduct 1:1 interviews, create user personas, lead focus groups, inform UI design, and help design A/B and multivariate testing. As you develop a deeper knowledge about our customer, you will work on building ways to improve the capture and analysis of consumer behavior. If you are a continuous learner, problem solver, empathic thinker and engaging communicator, this is the position for you.

Lead User Experience Designer - NY or Chicago

1 week ago
We’re looking for a lead UX designer to join the Morningstar Credit Ratings team. Morningstar Credit Ratings is redefining the credit industry’s expectation of what a ratings agency should be. Our insightful analysis provides informative opinions and greater transparency of the analytical process. Our focus on client service provides investors and issuers with a responsive alternative in the credit ratings and analysis business. 

Design Manager

Contract Graphic Designer

1 week ago
Owning and contributing to the end-to-end design of a wide variety of e-commerce related experiences; from concept to launch to iteration with an objective of exploring viability of a product idea and ability to take to market. Sketching, wireframe, prototype, and animate to turn concepts into understandable, actionable high-fidelity designs and design systems. Translating concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences. Developing and executing total user experiences for a variety of new products, apps, and platforms (wireframes, sketches, branding, etc.). Working with Creative Director and Product team to build a powerful and interesting user centered designs. Conducting research to inform the overall viability of a new product idea as well as to inform design and user experience approach.

UI Intern

DAIS Technology
1 week ago
Founded by a group of industry visionaries and startup disruptors, DAIS is reimagining insurance by empowering agencies and carriers with a cutting edge software platform designed to handle the complex challenges of the industry. DAIS is currently in stealth mode, but we’re looking for people who are curious, driven, and hungry for a challenge. DAIS will give you the room to take complete ownership of your work within an exciting startup culture

Production Designer

Guaranteed Rate
3 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.

Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $64,727
Min: $45K
Max: $101K
UI Designer $74,773
Min: $53K
Max: $90K
Art Director $77,333
Min: $56K
Max: $102K
Product Designer $82,454
Min: $53K
Max: $112K
UX Designer $84,700
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Senior UI Designer $94,417
Min: $80K
Max: $110K
Senior UX Designer $106,350
Min: $65K
Max: $125K
Design Director $136,818
Min: $95K
Max: $220K
Creative Director $145,152
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $163,545
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

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