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Nov 13, 2018

Rolling Meadows, IL

Permanent

Agent: Jody M.

Job #: 140688

Job Description

We are seeking a Product Designer with responsive web design experience for our office in Rolling Meadows. 

The ideal candidate has 5+ years of experience in interactive and user experience design and a portfolio of work that demonstrates an understanding of information hierarchy, business objectives and good usability practices along with a strong sense of aesthetics. He or she will have a proven track record of successfully launching features or products that are user-first and user-friendly. This role requires both UX and visual design chops. 

This role is specific to working on the consumer purchase experience and requires supporting, coordinating and collaborating with multiple stakeholders in different offices across the country. Some travel will be expected between Rolling Meadows and the corporate office in Hollywood, California. We are looking for an independent, self-motivated designer with the ability to tackle complex problem solving, creatively drive business initiatives, and champion a world-class buying experience. He or she will also be capable of proposing, conceptualizing and implementing data-driven solutions that drive business revenue and growth. This is a great opportunity to help impact and define an industry-leading consumer experience for millions of live entertainment fans! 

Day-to-Day Responsibilities: 

  • Conceptualizing, prototyping, and building responsive design solutions for mobile, tablet and desktop. 
  • Practicing insight and data-driven design and taking part in user testing to validate work. 
  • Working with both on and offsite designers, product managers and developers to incorporate functionality and services that: 1) are compatible with and advances an established design language and methodology; 2) meets business requirements; 3) works within development timelines; and 4) brings joy to fans. 
  • Collaborating with developers to find the most effective, expedient and efficient way to implement superior solutions and conducting desk checks to ensure visual and experiential fidelity to brand standards. 
  • Presenting work in a clear and compelling manner to stakeholders (Must be able to explain design solutions by citing best practices, testing data or business goals). 
  • Working in an agile environment and balancing meetings with necessary production time. 
  • Efficiently self-managing time and workload while supporting stakeholders in various physical locations. 

Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years professional experience with an emphasis on product design. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in design preferred, or equivalent industry-related experience. MBA is a plus. 
  • An understanding of interaction design and usability best practices. 
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. 
  • Ability to work independently but also collaborate with colleagues, as needed. 
  • Ability to multi-task, be flexible and adapt to change, quickly. 
  • An online portfolio that showcases: 1) UI/UX andvisual design solutions; 2) experience with responsive design. 
  • A PDF resume that reflects your design aesthetic and mastery of typography and layouts. 
  • Proficiency in modern design tools (Sketch, Adobe products, InVision). 
  • E-Commerce experience, preferred. 
  • Animation, illustration, motion and prototyping (via Pixate or Principle) skills are a plus. 
  • Front-end development skills are a big plus. 
  • A good sense of humor, warmly welcomed. 

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Meet Jody Mousseau!