Product Designer

Company: Sphere Inc. Location: Chicago Employment Type: Full Time

Sphere is looking for Product Designer to design, create, maintain, improve and update websites, web and mobile applications to create a rich, intuitive user experience

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Convert marketing or business requirements into actionable items that can be implemented in a user interface.
  • Design and implement web-based user interfaces for our software as a service systems
  • Convert marketing requirements into actionable items that can be implemented in a user interface
  • Design and develop user interface prototypes
  • Work with project teams from brainstorm to execution stages, to define high-level interaction ‚Äč
  • Work with Marketing to develop and administer user experience research, and provide analyses from hands- on testing
  • Work cross departmentally to develop and deploy web-based and mobile UIs as a component of server and cloud-based applications
  • Interview users and conduct user experience research 
  • Work with project teams from brainstorm to execution stages, to define high-level interaction experience, site architecture and navigation, as well as design user flow and experience.
  • Create amazing user interfaces and functional specification documents, user guides, strategy, and analysis documents.
  • Advocate for user/consumer through the development process.
  • Create personas through analysis of the functional needs of and information from key customer segments.
  • Define metrics and parameters for success, as well as conduct usability testing and assessment.
  • Conduct research through stakeholder interviews, market research, web analytics, observation and user surveys.

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years experience building and designing UIs for web applications; emphasis on consumer facing applications
  • Understanding of UX principles, proficiency with forms and tables
  • Experience in designing highly interactive, client-oriented, and transactional web-based interfaces
  • Strong visual design sense and familiarity with the latest web design technologies and industry standards and trends
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML, CSS
  • Extensive experience with JavaScript frameworks such as Backbone.js and Amber.js, frameworks for developing single page applications 
  • Experience with cross browser compatibility issues and degradation strategies
  • Solid original portfolio: We want to see that you fully understand typography, grid layout, photography, color
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