Position ACD, Experience Design - Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts Oct 22
Duration through June 2019
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client is a top Digital agency, and they are currently seeking an ACD, Experience Design.

This project will be working onsite at the client's office in downtown Manhattan. The project starts Oct 22 and goes through June 2019.

Responsibilities:
• Performing competitive analysis and research for projects
• Researching and analyzing industry UX/UI trends and competitor sites and strategies
• Create and revise information architecture documents and diagrams including but not limited to: content diagrams, content maps, wire frame diagrams, comprehensive diagrams and static prototypes
• Directing ongoing usability testing and assessment
• Working with client and project teams to complete the information architecture and interface development processes for new production projects including site map, wire frame layout and template development/testing (browser and platform compatibility) while maintaining quick page load times
• Working with internal and client teams to design and build user-friendly forms/ applications/interfaces based on functional specifications
• Participating in key internal meetings including weekly status updates and planning sessions
• Documenting ongoing progress, code migrations and status on work assignments in Jira and communicates these updates during daily status
• Ensure all versions of project UX/UI documents are complete, current, and stored/ archived appropriately
• Presenting all documentation to internal teams and clients

Requirements:
- Responsive design and financial services experience. Portfolios MUST show responsive samples to be considered.
• Experience designing browser based and mobile applications rather than marketing sites
• Experience working with Financial Services
• A well-rounded UX/UI professional who connects the dots between business needs, innovation and good design.
• Experienced at driving a user experience from start-to-finish that delivers results, connects emotionally.
• Obsessed with good user-centered design practices and have an eye for detail.
• Experienced at creating and revising information architecture documents and diagrams including but not limited to: content diagrams, content maps, wire frame diagrams, comprehensive diagrams and static prototypes.
• Passionate about understanding (and keeping the team and clients in formed about) current and emerging UX/UI trends.
• Fluent in responsive design, mobile/tablet UI UX
• Familiar with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS design capabilities
• 5-10 years of UX design experience (and the portfolio to prove it) as a key, hands-on interaction/visual designer of a UI/UX team through the product development cycle of successfully launched web and mobile applications.
• Advanced degree or equivalent experience in Human Computer Interaction, Digital Media Design, Fine Arts or related field is desired.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc263@jobalert.creativecircle.com