Senior Web Designer

Position: Senior Web Designer

Sensational opportunity for an experienced Web Designer to join the growing team of an Inc. 500/5000 Company based in Schaumburg, IL.  We are looking for someone with a history of brilliant web design to create dazzling user experiences. We care deeply about design and are looking for someone who shares our obsession with elegant interfaces and delightful user experiences.

About Us:
Drupal Geeks provides professional web development and support to clients across the country. As a part of Ameex Technologies, with offices in five states and three countries, we employ over 250 web developers and support staff.  This is an excellent time to join our growing company; we pride take pride in our talented team and offer an incredibly fun place to work.

Job Description:

As a critical part of the Drupal Geeks team, you will be working directly with clients, project managers, and developers to deliver projects for medium and enterprise level businesses. Our ideal candidate would enjoy engaging in friendly and often technical or analytical conversations with clients.  You will work alongside a technical advisor to gather design requirements and business information related to each client. With support of our team you will provide complete web and mobile wireframes, style guides, sitemaps, workflow guides, and final design files.

Responsibilities:

• Visual and Interaction design, creation of wireframes, mockups, prototypes, visual screen designs and icons
• Work with Clients, Project Managers, and Developers to execute web & mobile design projects
• Develop UI concepts that align strategically with client’s development needs
• Participate in usability testing
• Create graphic assets that support the development team’s requirements
• Work across a wide range of projects, technologies and devices

Requirements:

• Highly skilled Visual Designer with a strong portfolio and proven track record of innovative and appealing UI designs /Web Apps and/or Mobile Applications
• Proven expertise turning complex business problems into simple and engaging products across Web, Mobile and Desktop products.
• Proven ability to produce user flows, wireframes, prototypes, UI mock-ups, storyboards, and user scenarios.
• 4 or more years of professional work experience in web design
• Expert usage of visual design environments like Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Illustrator
• Experience or a strong interest in Web/Mobile design technologies (e.g. HTML5, CSS3 Bootstrap)
• Experience in translating requirements and user needs into UI designs
• Extensive knowledge of UX  principles
• Knowledge of Section 508/accessibility requirements and/or experience with front-end frameworks for Web UIs is a plus
• Strong communication skills and a positive attitude.
• Strong organization and time management in meeting deadlines for smaller and larger scale tasks
• Ability to work effectively within a cross-functional and multi-cultural team environment.


To apply, please email resume to [email protected]