Peak6 Investments Chicago , IL 60602
PEAK6 was brought to life by the idea that a strong collaborative process drives success. The passion for that idea powers our firm still, 21 years later. As a Senior UX Designer at PEAK6, you will be integral to building and improving the firm's design strategy by collaborating with all groups at PEAK6 to advance the firm's position as an innovative leader in the industry. Working in Marketing at PEAK6 means that you will be presented with a variety of new possibilities as you continue to enhance your skills.
You'll be responsible for:
Owning and contributing to the end-to-end design of a wide variety of ecommerce related experiences; from concept to launch to iteration with an objective of exploring viability of a product idea and ability to take to market
Sketching, wireframe, prototype, and animate to turn concepts into understandable, actionable high-fidelity designs and design systems
Translating concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
Developing and executing total user experiences for a variety of new products, apps, and platforms (wireframes, sketches, branding, etc.)
Working with Creative Director and Product team to build a powerful and interesting user centered designs
Conducting research to inform the overall viability of a new product idea as well as to inform design and user experience approach
You'll gain loads of experience in this role but before you do, you should have:
6+ years in user experience design
Experience in designer for consumer applications across mobile and web
Portfolio demonstrates strong conceptual skills with a diverse range of visual styles
Ability to work with internal teams to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs.
Experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
All of our team members have these traits. You should, too.
Life at PEAK6
We want you to like coming to work so we work really hard to make your job fun and different from any other.
As a PEAK6 Senior UX Designer you can enjoy:
Generous medical, vision and dental plans
Matching 401(k) programs
Adoption assistance & family leave
Poker tournament with a grand prize of a World Series of Poker buy in
Annual PEAK6 Party
Lasik eye discount
Annual wellness screens and flu shots
Bagel Fridays/expiration lunches
Charitable matching gift program