UX Designer

Cognizant Softvision

Chicago, IL, USA

Full time

Apr 9

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Cognizant Softvision is looking for a UX Designer with over 5 years experience who is able to understand our business requirements and any technical dependencies. Along with your team you will engage in the conception of ideas and conduction of user research, interviews and surveys, and translating them into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups and prototypes. The UX designer will also be collaborate in the overall functionality of the product, and in order to ensure a great user experience, iterate upon it in accordance with user-testing.

Skills: 

  • Well-rounded designer who connects the dots between business needs, innovation and good design. 
  • 5+ years experience in UX related fields.
  • Engage in the client’s product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products.
  • Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
  • Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
  • Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
  • Ask smart questions, take risks and advocate new ideas.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Expertise in standard UX software such as Sketch, XD, InVision, UXPin, and the like is a must.
  • Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
  • A solid grasp of user-centered design (UCD), planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design and design thinking.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team setting including synthesizing abstract ideas into concrete design implications.
  • Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model, to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
  • Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.


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Cognizant Softvision

We are a leading product engineering company, creating impactful end to end digital products and solutions that connect brands with customers.

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