Chicago, IL

Product Designer

Designers at Vokal are senior hybrid designers with leadership experience spanning the entire product and growth lifecycle. They are passionate design practitioners and leaders who bring expertise and perspective across complex design challenges. In collaboration with other designers, you’ll serve as the principal hands on the work, establishing processes, and setting the bar for execution.

At Vokal you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects for clients ranging from early startups to the Fortune 500. We help the world's best brands research, design & build digital experiences for the modern world. We believe in building digital experiences through purposeful iterations. Our human-centered culture allows us to build meaningful products that meet real human needs in a transformative way.

Outside of client work, you’ll contribute to the company’s growth by collaborating with various teams, including business development and other executives, to push our company’s vision and execute materials to help shape our POV on emerging growth frameworks, processes, and tools.

Qualifications

  • Conversion focused design
  • Leverage Tools to drive quick
  • Strong portfolio showcasing cross-platform digital expertise
  • Research-driven design methodology 
  • Demonstrated ability to distill complex problems into simple and effective solutions
  • Ability to guide the entire product design process, from concept to release
  • Experience collaborating with engineers to realize prototypes and guide implementation
  • Intuitive design instincts with the ability to track into research-driven processes
  • Ability to self-manage, provide feedback and make decisions as-needed
  • Experience with prototyping tools like Adobe XD, Figma, Framer, Webflow, and the ability to pick up a new tool quickly
  • Experience creating, writing, and collaborating with teams to develop content and copy solutions  
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Thoughtful, systematic and highly organized

Focus

  • Focus on hands-on UI/UX design and process
  • Create sketches, storyboards, prototypes, and design specs necessary to guide development of product experiences
  • Develop new design concepts, frameworks and interaction models
  • Provide informal mentorship and set the bar for other designers
  • Collaborate with internal and external teams on product strategy and requirements
  • Create site maps, flowcharts, diagrams and other high-level UX documentation
  • Present work to client stakeholders, defending and articulating design rationale
  • Act as key day-to-day communication layer between internal and external team members
  • Lead workshops and help drive cross-disciplinary initiatives
  • Help manage the product backlog and task prioritization
  • Create and/or oversee on-going development of design systems and supporting documentation
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