Allstate UI Designer in Irving, Texas

UI Designer

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Job ID :

111481

Location :

Irving, TX US

Level :

Experienced Professional

Job Category :

Marketing

Description :

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Job Description

Want to work at one of 50 Happiest Companies in America and One of the Top 10 Innovators of the Decade? Interested in joining a collective of creative, innovative, and passionate people who look forward to what they do every day?

Allstate’s growing User Experience and Design Group is looking for a User Interface Production Designer, with iOS and Android UI experience, who wants to do innovative, award-winning work in a flexible, fun, caring environment where they are treated with respect. Does working with other smart, creative people in a low-drama atmosphere sound intriguing?

The UI Production Designer will be a part of the creative team bringing creative requests and special projects to life. He/she will assist in the creation and maintenance of creative assets for multiple iOS, Android, and Responsive Web apps. Ability to work in a fast paced environment is a must.

As UI Production Designer, you are the final checkpoint in a creative design process, responsible for creating a finished product that meets agency and client branding goals. You ensure brand guidelines are being maintained across color, font, production quality and more. You scale and crop, retouch, resize, change layout and make sure everything is done to specs.

Can You?

  • Create assets for iOS and Android for multiple device sizes and resolutions.

  • Assist in conceptualizing, designing, and executing new interactive ideas.

  • Ability to define and offer multiple content/creative solutions to a task.

  • Staying up-to-date on the latest design trends, newest digital platforms and competitive landscape and apply best practices to all work.

  • Create pixel perfect UI elements: illustrations, icons, photos and meticulous production of high-fidelity visual design comps

  • Create and manage visual design documentation and specifications

  • Collaborate closely with development to make sure designs are implemented as intended

  • Support design consistency and quality across multiple digital channels, device platforms and screen resolutions

  • Maintain relevancy in the field by monitoring digital trends, new tools and workflows, attending workshops, and joining professional groups

  • Brainstorm big ideas in a group setting and express your opinion

  • Understand and interpret brand, user, and business needs, in order to develop innovative, creative, and results-oriented digital solutions

  • Effectively manage time, prioritize tasks and work within deadlines

Job Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years’ design experience with iOS, Android or ecommerce.

  • Must know the difference between CMYK, RGB, and HEX

  • Robust knowledge of Sketch, Zeplin, Invision and Adobe CS Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.)

  • Excellent typographic skills and visual craftsmanship with strong design sensibilities.

  • Basic retouching skills required.

  • Must be a collaborative, team player and great initiative with strong communication skill.

  • High organized with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and efficiently with a strong sense of urgency.

  • Must be detail-oriented with superior follow-through.

  • Strong portfolio demonstrating high-caliber visual communication, web, mobile design and production skills.

  • Bachelor's degree in visual or graphics design, BA in related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Experience designing responsive pages as well as generating assets varying resolutions, screen sizes, and pixel densities for both for iOS and Android

  • An understanding of current mobile and desktop patterns.

  • Proven ability to work within brand guidelines to create compelling visual solutions

  • Education or experience in user-centered design techniques

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with Information Architecture to translate Wireframes into works of art

  • Understanding of capabilities and limitations of front end technologies, including CSS, HTML, and JavaScript (you will not be expected to code)

  • Excellent communication, organizational, and time management skills

  • Must be highly motivated, positive and a passionate team player


Bonus Skills

  • Motion Design experience with app animation tools (After Effects, Principle, Flinto, Invision Studio)

  • UX or Human Factors training

  • Front-end coding skills (CSS, HTML, JavaScript)

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Please note, to be fully considered for this opportunity you must attach an updated resume to your profile when you apply, and if applicable, include:

  • Your updated Allstate position(s) and titles, specific experiences and skills developed

  • Committee/subgroup work

  • Talent Share opportunities

  • Certifications/Awards

  • Completed programs/coursework

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