Design

Freelance
07-10-2018
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Sr UI Designer

Our healthcare focused client is looking Sr UI Designer to join their team for a long-term contract. 

The User Interface (UI) Designer is instrumental in devising innovative and well-crafted design solutions in a digital and interactive environment. The UI Designer has a knack for bringing function and design together to create a well-crafted, beautiful experience. Working with a team of experts on any given project, the UI Designer is responsible for bringing brands to life through interactive, conceptual media. 


The UI Design team works on a variety of projects from high-level, long-term conceptual work to quick-turn digital update projects. As active members of the Creative Studio, they bring inspiration and brilliance to every project and deliver their best work every time. This team consists of a tightly knit group of individuals with strong communication skills and the ability to think beyond the obvious. Always willing to roll up his/her sleeves and get to work, the UI Designer thinks strategically in support of usability best practices and cross-pollinates with colleagues to deliver elevated experiences that challenge the status quo.


Competencies and Knowledge:

  • Strong focus on designing for interactive environments. Strong focus on graphic design in digital media with emphasis on illustration, typography, layout, and design for interactive environments and passionate about well-crafted experiences that augment and compliment the product’s function. 
  • Knowledgeable and savvy of current best practices in UI/UX and design.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating UI and digital design best practices.
  • Excellent people skills and flexibility in dealing with changing schedules and multiple points of view. Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills. Ability to articulate design choices and present work to key stakeholders. 
  • Demonstrated general understanding of how design impacts development; a knack for constructing dynamic, interactive designs that are technically feasible and prudent
  • Ability to think both tactically and strategically, including high levels of self-direction, innovation and imagination. 
  • Has a keen eye for details and strong proofing skills to ensure digital and print communications follow corporate brand standards. 
  • Front-end development knowledge including HTML/CSS and responsive frameworks a plus. Basic UX skills and understanding a plus.
  • Able to work with a team of designers to successfully translate concepts into insightful, compelling communications and content that drive awareness, understanding, engagement and action—on brand.
  • Able to implement and support senior staff and creative studio, and the greater strategy of the team.
  • Demonstrates design expertise and advanced skills in their respective skillset.
  • Ability to scope projects accurately and prioritize work items appropriately.
  • Ability to think both tactically and strategically, including high levels of self-direction, innovation and imagination. 
  • Expert in both the design and execution of innovative and strategic design; and stays abreast of current interactive design trends to maintain a level of expert knowledge that is current and on-trend.
  • Demonstrates visual design expertise advanced skills in developing highly usable and creative concepts for digital experiences with a propensity towards simplification. 
  • Expertise in the creative process including brainstorming, review, development and creative implementation across media. 


Normally to be proficient in the competencies listed above:

UI Designer Sr would have a bachelor’s degree in UI, graphic design or related field and 5+ years of experience in design or equivalent combination of education and experience.