Senior Mobile UX Designer

Chicago, IL
Posted September 27
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to jaime@thesmartdept.com.

The smartdept. is in search of a Senior Mobile User Experience Designer in the Chicago Loop. This is a one-year contract with a global household name in retail. You will be responsible for developing native mobile app and cross channel user experience designs.

You’ll have a crucial hand in the requirements definition, analysis and solution design of customer-facing mobile app and in-store digital interactions.

Deliverables include heuristic reviews, journey maps, user flows, wireframes, interactive prototypes, and design specifications.

Job Responsibilities

  • Defines user requirements in response to business goals working with product management and technology partners
  • Creates prototypes, process flows, wireframes, and design specifications
  • Works with Business Analysts in the development of use cases required to document business rules and expected online customer behaviors
  • Participates in and analyzes user research and usability test results. Seeks out consumer data and web analytics when developing experience solutions.
  • Participates in backlog grooming and sprint planning
  • Senior roles bring mentoring and coaching capabilities, team leadership, and identify new methods for practice development.

Basic Qualifications & Interests (BQIs)

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years of experience in eCommerce or other customer-facing digital experiences
  • Experience participating in, and defining, user experience processes and best practices
  • Experience with page design / wireframing programs, such as Axure and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Candidates must have mobile app (not just web) design experience

Travel Requirements

Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

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