U.S. Bank Sr. Visual/Interaction Designer - contract

remote San Francisco, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Dallas, NYC 1 week ago
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Make an impact through challenging work on a dynamic, growing team.
APPLY DIRECTLY by emailing hiring manager: jennifer.borchardt@usbank.com
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Responsible for shaping and improving the user experience through design and considering the effects of typography, space, layouts, color illustrations and photography on the usability of digital product. Combines a thorough knowledge of current design trends, and a working knowledge of front-end development to interface across a variety of digital products. Responsibilities include:

- Creates accessible interaction modules, screen layouts, style guides, pattern libraries, images, icons and other visual elements for approved and funded projects.
- Applies and updates existing brand (visual and interaction) standards to accommodate new products and campaigns.
- Presents and communicates design and design goals to teammates and partners.
- Validates code is built as designed during projects (according to brand standards, style guides and pattern libraries).
- Reviews artifacts and deliverables from peer designers to ensure they accurately represent the U.S. Bank brand.
- Collaboratively partners with UX peers (visual designers, content writers, accessibility consultants, researchers, prototypers, and strategists) to create world class customer experiences.
- Formally observes user interviews and usability sessions.
 

Qualifications

 Basic Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience
- Three to five years of related work experience, such as UX or digital industry

Preferred Skills/Experience
- Thorough understanding of theory of website architecture, interactive design principles, web usability, accessibility, and online marketing and business needs
- Experience with user-centered design from concept to delivery
- Experience creating style guides and pattern libraries
- Ability to work in a cross-channel environment, including desktop/laptop, mobile, devices and brick-and-mortar locations
- General understanding of UX best practices
- Good communication and presentation skills
About U.S. Bank
At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we're one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.