Associate UX Design Director - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration EOY
Status Freelance/ possible Full-Time
Rate up to $60/hour
A consulting firm is looking for an Associate UX Design Director with expert-level Sketch experience to support a client need. This is a REMOTE, FREELANCE assignment that starts in September 2021.

The ideal Associate UX Design Director will lead teams and steward clients toward more strategic design approaches and overall design maturity.

Associate UX Design Director REQUIREMENTS:
+ 7+ years of experience
+ Bachelor's degree in Graphic, Visual Communications, Digital Media Design or related field
+ Portfolio of work (showing process)
+ Proficient in Sketch, Figma and InVision
+ Expert-level Adobe Creative Cloud
+ Collaborative and consultative approach
+ Animation and motion design is a plus
+ Experience with HTML/CSS and front-end scripting technologies
+ Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Meet directly with client executives and product owners to cast vision through digital experiences
+ Set the vision and design direction and thoughtfully and purposefully solve problems for people, backed by research and user-understanding
+ Lead design concepting and execution across a variety of clients
+ Mentor and direct junior designers as they take the design vision forward producing additional mockups, flows, prototypes, and hi-fidelity assets.
+ Participate in project discovery activities with our XD Insights & Strategy team members (building a story, doing competitive research, creating user personas, helping to define overall strategy and vision, etc.)
+ Collaborate with management consulting and technology team leads to deliver comprehensive client solutions that serve real business needs, are technically sound, and deliver an amazing customer experience
+ Create and continuously refine methods and standards around design and the experience design practice
+ Keep up-to-date with industry standards and emerging technologies/techniques and have a strong pulse on trends and progressive
+ Promote and nurture a creative, professional studio team environment
+ Moderate focus on Business Development and financial metrics

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: melissa.mcbride@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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