Chicago - 220 N Green Street (WeWork) Chicago IL 60607
Highland Park - 430 Park Ave Highland Park IL 60035
Are you a UX Designer with at least a couple of years’ experience under your belt? Do you live and breathe form and function? Scholarships.com is the dynamic modern office where you will thrive as a designer and implementer of concepts both simple and intelligent. As our User Experience Designer, you will collaborate closely with our multidisciplinary team to discuss and implement highly responsive user interfaces for both desktop and mobile applications. The ideal candidate will not only create cohesive visual design and information architecture but is also eager to learn and acquire new skills, experiment with new tools and learn the rest along the way!
Develop dynamic user interfaces and general information architecture through best practices, including sketches, mock-ups, wireframes, and prototypes
Participate in research, prototyping, experimentation, and design critique from abstract ideation to final implementation
Research and recommend industry & technology creative trends to produce cutting-edge user interfaces and increase user satisfaction
Partner with a cross-functional team to deliver highly desirable, usable, and tangible interactive experiences
Produce stunning, adaptive and holistic visual designs and information architecture through sketches, wireframes, illustrations, and other user-centered design methodologies
Minimum 2 years of experience as a UI/UX Designer
Proficient in multiple digital tools used to implement UI/UX designs
Excellent visual design skills with a clear understanding of the current web and mobile best practices
Experience designing responsive and adaptive consumer-facing websites, apps and mobile experiences
Familiarity with common design tools such as PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Illustrator, Balsamiq, Sketch, Axure or similar
Experience in designing for mobile apps and mobile web for iOS and Android
What You Can Expect from Us
Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO Health insurance, low copay
Student Loan Assistance
15 days Paid Time Off, including vacation, sick/personal days plus 7 days off for holidays
Casual dress code
Fully stocked break room with snacks, coffee, tea, etc.
Easy commute: Short walk to Morgan Station Green Line/Pink Line
Your office computer, your choice; PC or Mac
Open office environment
Please submit your current resume and cover letter detailing your desire and qualification for the position, as well as any other special attributes you wish to share. All applicants will be kept confidential. We appreciate all interest but we can only contact those applicants with whom we wish to proceed further.