Product Designer 27109

Solving IT

Job Description

One of the largest health insurers in the nation is focused on continuously building an industry-defining, world-class IT capability. Healthcare is forever evolving, especially due to emerging technologies, making this a great experience to add to your resume. Come join their winning team!

This contract role as a Product Designer in Chicago, IL is responsible for producing successful designs based out of principle, practice, and research that promotes the betterment of user experience. You approach solutions through a lens of empathy all the while managing the expectations of your design peers, product teams and stakeholders. Your passion for design thinking, usability, and the simplification of the complex shows in the process and production excellence that is seen in your history of work. This role is remote until a return to work is established.

Responsibilities:

 


•        Be an expert of your experience domain, understanding and shaping how your product fits inside our larger ecosystem of products and services


•        Work closely with different departments, teams, and roles to discover and balance the business needs, technical needs, and the user needs for your product


•        Document and visualize the outputs of collaboration to facilitate alignment on the vision, requirements, and direction of design


•        Validate designs through usability testing in partnership with researchers


•        Regularly initiate design critique for your team’s work


•        Present design work to a variety of audiences at all levels of the organization


•        Proactively determine the necessary deliverables, including but not limited to: design requirements, user flows, journey maps, wireframes, prototypes, storyboards, optimized web assets, and anything else that helps clearly communicate design intent to a broad audience


•        Work collaboratively using a variety of digital tools such as Sketch, Invision, Adobe CC, Mural, Validately, etc.

Requirements:



•        Bachelor’s Degree in Human Computer Interaction (or other job related field) and 3+ years of experience OR 7+ years of experience in product/UX design


•        Experience designing for both Android and iOS


•        A portfolio demonstrating your ability to craft engaging experiences


•        Understanding of the human centered design process


•        History of staying informed about best practices in human centered design


•        Demonstrated ability to design for desktop and mobile experiences


•        Experience with usability testing


•        Ability to communicate clearly and effectively


Preferred Job Requirements:



•        Use prototyping tools such as Sketch, Invision, Axure, Adobe CC, Jira


•        Ability to rapidly prototype concepts


•        Demonstrated ability to design for mobile experiences


•        Understanding of how Design Systems add value


•        Deliver value to the business through well-crafted and timely work


•        Highly collaborative and able to self start on a cross-functional team


•        Communicate clearly and effectively with stakeholders


•        Welcome design critique and consistently iterate based on feedback


•        Learn from everyone mindset


•        Curiosity


Benefits: 


Solving IT is pleased to offer a rich benefit plan to our W2 employees. We offer five health plan options and a PPO dental plan through Blue Cross Blue Shield, Term Life/AD&D Insurance, and 401(k) Savings Plan. Solving IT subsidizes the health and dental premium for the employee.


As you continue to develop your skills and experience, Solving IT will work with your changing preferences to match you with rewarding projects. Our unrivaled reputation for quality is demonstrated through our Inavero Best of Staffing award that was won due to the feedback from our own clients and candidates. We also love to socialize and have fun so we have regularly scheduled parties and events for you to unwind and network with fellow consultants. 


Whether you are searching for your next challenge or just looking to stay on top of market trends, Solving IT is committed to help position you appropriately. By leveraging the latest market and compensation data available, you can rest assured that you are getting more than just an informed opinion. You are getting the Solving IT Experience.

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