Position UX / UI / Visual Designer - Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts Early May 2018
Duration Through end of Dec 2018
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well-known entertainment brand, is seeking a UX / UI / VISUAL DESIGNER to join their team from early May - end of December 2018 in an onsite freelance capacity.

In addition to creating pixel-perfect, world-class user interfaces and original, eye-catching visual design, the UX/ UI / VISUAL DESIGNER will:

- Have a hands-on role in the design of business customer-facing products and services; taking responsibility for the user interface: identify problems, propose solutions, recommend implementations, and execute UI solutions to improve the user experience
- Help shape product benefits around user needs to create engaging and intuitive UI with sales driven results
- Collaborate with team Creative Directors as well as sales, marketing, brand and engineering leads to help drive the delivery of digital applications that feature outstanding UX and solid design
- Produce interactive prototypes for internal experimentation and usability testing, and test UI in a rigorous, data-driven way
- Have a broad experience and a deep understanding of users to recommend UI features that solve customer needs.
- Write intuitive style guides and design specifications with a focus towards engineering implementation

Ideal UX / UI / VISUAL DESIGNER must:

- Have a minimum of 5+ years of UI and visual design experience within a digital agency or product team
- 1-3 years experience planning, conducting, analyzing and reporting on user studies for discovery and evaluation; comfortable facilitating interviews
- Have a portfolio that contains recent mobile and web based products; Mobile site/mobile phone and/or tablet apps designs a plus
- Have familiarity with a range of user research methods used to gather qualitative and quantitative data (contextual interviews, formative and summative usability testing, focus groups, card sorting, survey development, secondary research analysis, competitive analysis, etc.)
- Have familiarity testing with prototypes (rough drafts and sketches, paper prototypes, working prototypes) and live builds.
- Thrive in a fast paced, agile environment where multiple timelines are being juggled, but attention to detail is not lost
- Have experience leading development of comprehensive and versatile digital design systems.
- Have strong iconography, symbol design, data visualization, typesetting and typographic design skills
- Boast knowledge of cross-platform web/mobile usability standards and UI specifications
- Have experience taking a project from exploratory and conceptual version, through to final production assets

This is an ONSITE, long-term freelance opportunity. If you're interested and qualified, apply today!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: NY60@jobalert.creativecircle.com