UI Design Lead - 12 months - Remote/Off-site

Starts late July 2020
Duration 12 months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $55/hour DOE
Our client is looking for UI Design Lead to join their team for 12 months starting late July.

What you'll be doing as the UI Design Lead in this role:
- Leading a UI Design team, collaborating with the User Experience team to develop major large-scale web experiences.
- Guiding your team in cross-functional product squads to craft high-calibre, user-centric experiences (UX specialists, copywriters, content publishers, developers and business stakeholders).
- Delivering highly effective, innovative, well-crafted and evidence-based digital solutions.
- Fostering a collaborative atmosphere to elevate the work of each team member.
- Providing direction, feedback, coaching and oversight
- Remaining directly involved in the design and execution of complex, engaging interactive experiences: brainstorming, ideation, sketching, and rapid prototyping activities
- Executing stunning final high-fidelity front-end design work, including creating visual mockups for static and dynamic pages in keeping with the design system, UX guidelines and accessibility legislation (AODA/WCAG).
- Leading design review sessions, acquiring consensus and approval on designs and documentation.
- Contributing to the evolution and mgmt of design system.

Skills and Experience:
- 10+ years of work experience as a UI or Visual Designer, preferably in an enterprise environment or digital agency.
- Team management experience, with testimonials or performance reviews demonstrating your leadership aptitude.
- Excellent skills in responsive and adaptive design.
- Experience working in Agile project environment.
- Preferred: experience working on banking, insurance and/or e-commerce websites or similar
o Experience creating UI animation.

If this sounds like you, please send resume and relevant samples.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc243@jobalert.creativecircle.com