Design

Product Designer

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

Product Designer

Location: Bolingbrook, IL 60440

Setting: Hybrid
Contract:
3+ Months

GENERAL SUMMARY & SCOPE

The Product Designer is strategic, articulate and extremely well-organized key role within the Digital Creative Team. They are a natural collaborator and an excellent communicator, able to develop and present design ideas in a large team environment. They will work closely with cross-functional teams such as Ecommerce, IT, Brand Marketing, Loyalty and third party partners. They possess extraordinary visual and user interface design skills, as well as user-centered design principles. They have an affinity for consistency, color use, typography, and a keen eye for subtle details. While exercising a good eye for aesthetics, they are able to grasp and distill highly complex issues and translate them into clean, focused, understandable solutions. Strong communication skills and ability to stay highly organized is critical. They should be a self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently, and perform multiple tasks under minimal supervision.  

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • A strong online design portfolio
  • A great eye for detail, demonstrate creative and innovative problem solving
  • Ability to communicate design concepts through sketches and wireframes
  • Elevated taste level and innate ability to create unique, own design elements and experiences, with strong typography and layout hierarchy skills
  • Solid understanding of user experience and interaction design across all digital platforms – how to craft an interaction that will intuitively lead a user through a flow
  • Highly professional, with the ability to deliver solid work on tight schedules
  • Able to clearly communicate concepts and designs through sketches, wireframes, high fidelity comps, and prototypes
  • Able to function independently and in a team environment with solid collaboration skills.
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Enthusiasm for an iterative design process, inspired by group critique
  • Perform quality assurance testing on existing and new features: QA/UAT

JOB REQUIREMENTS 

  • 3+ years work experience with a focus on product design and UI across a variety of platforms including web and app (IOS & Android)
  • Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design, Media Arts or similar
  • Intermediate to advanced level skill with Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Suite
  • Previous experience working in an e-commerce or retail environment is a plus

Job ID: JOB-235744
Publish Date: 30 May 2024

Tagged as: Product Designer