Title: User Experience Director / Associate Director

Full-Time/Direct Hire

Chicago, IL

$110,000 - $200,000, Depending on Experience (if you don't have to post a salary, then don't. There is such a range and I have multiple jobs so I will decide once I talk to someone which job is best)

A national digital first agency is continuing to grow their footprint in Chicago and is looking to hire Director level User Experience leaders to elevate their UX practice and support global digital innovations for a major client. They are looking to hire an Associate User Experience Director and a User Experience Director.

The ideal Associate User Experience Director and User Experience Director will understand how to push the boundaries of digital to be bold and innovative, have a portfolio that shows the entire User Experience process as well as experience:

- Working on large scale digital product launches

- Mentoring and leading 2 or more direct reports

- Influencing and interfacing with clients

Candidates will be considered successful in this role if they can:

- Play up a level when the Group Director is away

- Build a deep level of trust with the client

- Grow the team both professionally and in developing confidence in their work

While this is a leadership role and there are a team of 5 -7 Designers working under you to execute, it is crucial you are able to be hands on, role up your sleeves and contribute to full- cycle execution of User Experience deliverables: conduct user interviews and lead research sessions, develop and refine wireframes, interactive prototypes and client presentations. 60-70% of the role will be execution focused.

Projects the Associate User Experience Director and User Experience Director will work on for this large and big name brand will include web and mobile applications as well as various places and spaces - IE kiosks and other live customer experiences.

Any experience working on clients in the QSR space will put you at the top of the list!

Salaries are generous and flexible, based on experience.