UI-UX Designer

UI-UX Designer

The Boston Consulting Group hiring in Bangalore

ABOUT BCGThe Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results. Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with offices in more than 90 cities in 50 countries. For more information, please visit bcg.com.

5+ Years
Bangalore
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UI UX Designer

Job Description
ABOUT DESIGN STUDIO BCG’s Design Studio provides refined, comprehensive design solutions for our various business needs across the globe. We partner with BCG consulting teams and offer our broad expertise providing highly innovative and creative visual solutions by delivering compelling visual messages. Our team is comprised of designers, visual storytellers, and creative thinkers with multi-disciplinary backgrounds who leverage innovation, cutting-edge technologies and forward thinking approaches at a global scale. We have a global network of visual experts including our new global design centers in India, Madrid and Atlanta with plans for future expansion. We invite new team members to join in our entrepreneurial environment to help shape and further strengthen BCG's DS team.

POSITION SUMMARY
The Web/UI Designer in DS is responsible for
  • Being a Design thought partner for the consulting team - Leverages visual story-telling and develops creative ideas and concepts to meet the client's objectives
  • Creating micro-sites and mobile app layouts for use with clients and internally.
  • Creating other compelling graphic visual solutions for use in web content including infographics, iconography, story boards, logo designing, corporate communications, web banners, consumer mock-ups, sketches, etc.
  • Leveraging existing micro-site templates and applying concepts of good UI/UX to make site easy to navigate
  • Bringing latest website design, technical and system trends into the design of websites and app layouts
  • Working to a brief agreed with the client teams and in compliance with BCG standards

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Design of all client-specific web content, including with WordPress solutions in the framework of proposals and casework
  • Contact for consultant teams on questions regarding the optimal structure of Web content
  • Construction of individual client-specific web sites with the use of available content management systems and Web technologies as applicable? Optimization of existing content such as text and images for presentation on Web sites
  • Assurance of consistency in the layout, style, and logical sequence of mobile documents? Selects photography, develops icons and graphics, and coordinates web content production
  • Use deep knowledge of Adobe Suite, Illustrator, Photoshop, MS Excel and MS Word
  • Be a design thought partner – understand the context and apply creative layout solutions
  • Collaboration with proofreading to ensure BCG quality standards
  • Execute complex and ambiguous edits with minimal direction
  • Host creative briefs that capture the business challenge, build timelines and communicate with client
  • Support all design decisions with creative, strategic and/or business reasoning
  • Pitch creative concepts, mock ups and discuss ideas to internal clients
  • Participate in client calls and meetings
  • Mentor junior web/UI designers

JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Preferable to have a Bachelor's Degree/Diploma in graphics and web content design or related field
  • 6+ years relevant years of experience in an MNC / Professional services environment

KEY COMPETENCIES
  • Excellent knowledge of WordPress and content management systems
  • Ideally familiarity with Web technologies (HTML)
  • Knowledge of visual design visual theory (i.e., composition, color theory, typography etc.)
  • Expert skill level in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design) and Muse
  • Experience in simple illustrations and/or digital drawings
  • Experience in creating conceptual diagrams
  • Advanced understanding of digital artwork preparation; bleeds, and related color and image operations
  • Interest in discovering and learning new software solutions
  • Experience mentoring junior staff
  • B2B experience, deep business language knowledge and experience in a professional services environment
  • Demonstrates excellent collaboration skills, a solution-based attitude, and the ability to work with people with diverse skills and backgrounds
  • Ability to flex approach from a design and working style perspective depending on project and client needs
  • Consistent willingness to go above and beyond for project deliverables, as well as one’s own development
  • Sharp eye for layout design and awareness of design trends
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Thrives in an environment of continual feedback
  • Ability to develop project from creative conception to final deliverable
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize under narrow time limitations and/or with interruptions, to produce accurate results within quick turnaround times
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to clearly articulate ideas
  • Handle stressful situations with poise, understanding and tact? Actively listens, requests clarification when needed with an exceptional attention to detail