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CRS Group

UX Visual Designer
Duration:  3+ Months
Location: Chicago, IL

Overview: The CRS Group is currently looking for a UX Visual Designer for one of our clients in Chicago, IL. The CRS Group is a nationwide Staffing Firm who works primarily with Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 corporations.

Job Description:
• Design beautiful and smart responsive web and native mobile solutions that delight consumers
• Focus on both conceptual and detail design
• Understand and interpret brand and business needs, and transform them into innovative, creative and results-oriented digital solutions
• Create & iterate visual design deliverables under the guidance of Lead Designer
• Ensure design consistency and quality across multiple digital channels
• Brainstorm big ideas in a group setting and express your opinion
• Effectively manage time, prioritize tasks and work within deadlines
• Maintain relevancy in the field by monitoring digital trends, attending workshops and joining professional groups

Qualifications:
• 2-5 years of mobile/visual design experience in a collaborative environment
• Bachelor’s degree in visual or graphics design, BA in related field, or equivalent work experience
• Strong portfolio demonstrating high-caliber visual communication, web, mobile design and production skills
• Fluent in Sketch, Zeplin and Adobe Creative Suite
• Experience designing responsive websites as well as native mobile (iOS and Android)
• An understanding of user-centered design in UX patterns
• Ability to work within brand guidelines to create compelling visual solutions
• Collaborate effectively with Information Architecture to translate wireframes into works of art
• Understanding of front-end technologies, including CSS, HTML, and JavaScript (not be expected to code)
• Excellent communication, organizational, and time management skills
• Highly motivated, positive and a passionate team player
Skills
• Ability to work collaboratively and think flexibly
• Naturally curious, empathetic, humble and passionate about human-centered design
• Ability to work across multiple methodologies and processes and help to improve upon them
• Organized and able to manage personal and project timetables
• Engaging and effective communicator of ideas
• Keep up to date in respective fields by monitoring trends, attending workshops and conferences, joining professional groups, and sharing craft and successes
• Inspire others with enthusiasm and work ethic
Bonus skills (not required)
• Illustration capabilities
• Motion and micro animation

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.

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