22 days old

UX Designer

Rotary International
Evanston, IL 60201

Job Title:           UX Designer


Area:                  Digital and Content, Communications


Reports to:        UX Architect


Classification:   Exempt


 


Organization Overview


Rotary unites people from all continents and cultures who take action to deliver real, long-term solutions to pressing issues facing our communities. Each year, Rotary members invest more than $200 million and 16 million volunteer hours to improve lives and create positive change in the world. In exchange for hard work and dedication in support of Rotarys clubs and humanitarian initiatives, our employees receive competitive salaries, flexible schedules, comprehensive benefits, and job enrichment. To learn more, visit http://www.rotary.org.


 


Rotarys Commitment to Diversity


As a global network that strives to build a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change, Rotary values diversity and celebrates the contributions of people of all backgrounds, regardless of their age, ethnicity, race, color, abilities, religion, socioeconomic status, culture, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity.


 


Overview


This position supports the UX team, responsible for user experience at Rotary International. You will have the opportunity to work as part of our growing UX team to provide user centric solutions for a broad portfolio of products and services. Your contribution will serve to improve the tools and services that help our Rotary improve lives around the world.


You have an entrepreneurial mindset, are a proactive problem-solver, and always have an eye for innovation. You consider yourself adept at negotiating priority vs timeline trade-offs with project stakeholders. You aim to deliver on business requirements as value to users.


 


You Will Have



  • 3+ years of professional experience with design and development of interactive software interfaces and/or websites

  • BA/BS in a relevant field or an equivalent demonstrated mix of education and experience

  • Flexibility of approach in providing, or creating, the best solutions based on product/team needs

  • Ability to perform all user testing/research related tasks

  • Working knowledge of industry standards, protocols, and methodologies for both responsive and app design

  • Ability to synthesize user testing/research findings into clear guidance for team members, stakeholders, developers, and others

  • Proficiency in industry standard prototyping tools for static and interactive deliverables

  • Proficiency in industry standard visual design tools to create high-fidelity mockups

  • Experience working in a DSDM/Agile/Lean iterative project management/development model

  • Ability to articulate your concepts and design decisions

  • Online portfolio, ideally, with detailed examples that illustrate the challenges you were tasked with, solutions you provided, and how they performed



You Are Good At



  • Written and oral communication

  • Public speaking

  • Showing attention to detail



You Will Be Responsible For



  • Provide all UX functions as part of a cross-functional project and product teams

  • Work with data to inform decision making and direction

  • Build relationships with key SMEs to gain solution insights

  • Manage relationships with research related vendors

  • Participate in and/or lead user-experience research and usability studies

  • Participate in, and contribute to, regular design reviews and other team-wide design efforts



Why work for Rotary?



  • Generous medical, dental, and vision benefits package

  • Progressive 401k matching contributions

  • Above market and generous paid time off package

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Professional development opportunities

  • On-site cafeteria and coffee bar with special pricing for Rotary employees

  • Flextime-several different work schedules to choose from

  • Close to CTA, Metra, a variety of stores, and many food options


Posted: 2020-09-05 Expires: 2020-10-05

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