Junior Designer

Designory - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)3.9


Our Designers have experience with large-scale projects in e-commerce, digital media, advertising and more and need to be able to move from one project to the next without missing a beat. They have intimate knowledge of industry tools, and solid understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation. They're multifaceted, collaborative designers that work on everything from full website rebuilds to global marketing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Inspire, create & design interactive concepts and compositions
Create master design templates and tangible visual design UI elements
Design solutions that meet both user needs and product strategy requirements
Create multiple design solutions
Work closely with engineers to create, iterate upon and finalize delivery of polished, professional graphic assets
Quick sketching and concept experience
Communicate and coordinate timelines between departments
Own the business functionality and user experience of all applications.
Collaborate with business and technical owners to create dynamic, visually effective solutions
Produce strong conceptual thinking

QUALIFICATIONS:
1+ years experience in Visual Design for Web and/or Mobile UI
Some years of interactive experience (preferably agency experience)
Strong skills in Fireworks, Photoshop, and InDesign or other design tools
Knowledge of Usability best-practices for web and mobile applications
Understanding of HTML/CSS, Javascript and AJAX, HTML 5
Knowledge of 2D graphic and interactive design
Experience identifying gaps and friction points that contribute to a poor user experience
Understanding of how to provide great user experiences
Experience collaborating with multiple teams