Kiosk Designer

Chicago, IL
Posted February 16
Freelance
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to jaime@thesmartdept.com.

Year-long freelance opportunity with a corporate client located in the city!

JOB DESCRIPTION

Mid Level Interactive Designer with at least 5 years experience comprised of agency, digital and e-commerce work. The candidate should be strategic, articulate and extremely organized. A team player who can work closely with Creative Leads, Art Directors, UX, merchandizing and vendors is a necessity.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design
  • 5+ years experience interactive and visual design for marketing, and/or advertising projects
  • Advanced level skill with Photoshop / Illustrator

Duties:

  • Work closely with UX, merchandizing, vendors and product teams to create promotional assets and UI elements for in-store Kiosk.
  • Support UI design lead on e-commerce site
  • Solid understanding of brand standards and style guide and how to apply to the visual design.
  • Attend weekly status meetings to plan and scope releases
  • Solid understanding of user experience and interaction design – how to craft an interaction that will intuitively lead a user through a flow.
  • Willingness to listen to constructive criticism and make changes according to feedback delivered by account staff and/or creative director.
  • Ability to employ critical thinking and sound judgment when making decisions about visual design, especially in cases where direction is absent or incomplete;
  • Be a constant advocate for the user: willing to ask questions of various stakeholders to make sure end work product meets the user's needs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in an agile work stream is a plus.
  • Experience with Adaptive and Responsive design is a big plus
  • Experience working on mobile would be beneficial.

Must have a good eye for design and attention to detail. Kiosk design experience preferred, along with photography/product shots and production experience.


If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to jaime@thesmartdept.com.