UX Designer

Location Chicago, IL (WFH flexible)
Starts End of October
Duration 1 year
Status Freelance
Rate up to $50/hr DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, in the Loop is looking to hire a UX designer for a 12 month contract role with a likely extension.

Onsite 1 day/ week.

This team works on a B2B enterprise platform. This is a generalist team within a large organization so you first and foremost must have the ability to do some research, create user flows and prototypes. But need to also be able to do visual design. Someone with Interaction experience would be well suited in this role. Ideally looking for Figma & Axure but Sketch and Invision will also work as tools!

This client will be looking for thorough case studies that demonstrate your ability to present your thought process and execution skills.

UX Designer Responsibilities
-Understand the different phases of the user research and design process
-Translate user needs, style guides, and business objectives into elegant client experiences through visual artifacts: journey maps, prototypes, site maps, user flows, storyboards, etc.
-Design through prototypes, wireframes, animations, and other visuals at different levels of fidelity
-Identify usability issues based on heuristic and statistical analyses

UX Designer Qualifications
-1-3 years UX experience
-Excellent communication skills including the ability to connect and empathize with clients
-Understanding of how designs translate to code
-Proficient with wireframing and prototyping tools such as Sketch, InVision, Figma and Axure

**Financial services experience preferred but not required


Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: alicia.capobianco@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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