Mobile Visual Designer

Chicago, IL
Posted April 10
Freelance
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to jaime@thesmartdept.com.

Corporate client looking for  an experienced Mobile Visual Designer for a contract last around 4 months. Starting ASAP. Must have strong digital experience as well as commerce experience.

Responsibilities 

  • Design features and functionality for all lines of businesses represented within the mobile app as well as mobile only features and functionality
  • Design conceptual high fidelity comps, detailed comp specifications, and/or prototypes.
  • Collaborate closely with mobile UX designer (UX, visual design and copy are all within this team)
  • Collaborate closely with mobile product team, business analysts, and developers
  • Collaborate with web designers to align .com and in-app experience as appropriate
  • Work across both Android and iOS.
  • Strong user-centered design skills and knowledge of the business to translate conceptual ideas into design solutions and executed with attention to detail.
  • Leverage available research and data.
  • Ensures timely delivery of project work, adhering to brand and UI guidelines.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at a given time.

Basic requirements 

  • 4+ years of experience with an agency or in-house
  • Education background in graphic design or design for interactive media
  • Online portfolio demonstrating user centered design work
  • Previous experience design mobile apps is an absolute reqiurement
  • Must have experience designing mobile apps and demonstrate proficiency with iOS and/or Android interface guidelines.

Preferred qualifications 

  • (for visual design) Experience producing motion-graphics and/or prototypes (adobe after effects, pixate, InVision, etc.)
  • Experience articulating design decisions and defending work internally and to stakeholders across teams

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