Product Designer


Fulcrum Global Technologies


Chicago Office | 1 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60601

As Fulcrum’s Product Designer, you are responsible for crafting experiences that solve the problems that our users, and future users, struggle with every day within the context of their workday. Design serves a vital role at Fulcrum: from building narratives through data to creating products that help people make better decisions and more efficient work. We hold design to a higher standard than most in B2B software. It’s more than a tactic to build great products, it’s a vision for the future of enterprise-grade software.


Responsibilities


  • Work cross-functionally with Product, Analytic, and Engineering partners to represent the design team, facilitate design discussions, and give feedback in planning and product channels
  • Collaborate closely with Product Management and Sr Product Designers to design features in accordance with your team's road map
  • Effectively manage your time and process to meet team deadlines
  • Rapidly create and validate designs through sketches, prototypes, and testing
  • Determine the information architecture and flows for your product features
  • Create high-fidelity visuals and specifications for your final solutions
  • Work closely with Engineering to ensure high-quality implementation and user experience
  • Solicit feedback early and often from your peers, including other product designers and teammates in your product team Participate in weekly design critiques with larger Product Design team
  • Help maintain our design system with other product designers, and advocate for scalable design solutions


Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Design, Software Engineering, Human-Computer Interaction, or equivalent preferred but not required

AND/OR


  • 2+ years experience in an individual contributor role, on a Product Design team
  • An outstanding portfolio, showcasing a depth of knowledge in user experience, interaction, and visual/user interface design
  • Experience in working and collaborating with diverse teams in a dynamic, rapid growth environment
  • Experience in shipping high quality product experiences
  • Experience partnering with Product Managers and Sr Product Designers to execute on design deliverables
  • Experience with prototyping as a means to explore and convey design solutions
  • Experience in validating design decisions through user/usability research
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Compensation & Perks


  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Top-tier benefits—exceptional levels of coverage (Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability)
  • 100% reimbursement for approved professional development trainings/travel
  • Performance-based bonus opportunities

The Fulcrum Story


Fulcrum GT crafts modern enterprise software for professional service firms to better coordinate, perform, and innovate. Our entire team strives to set a new bar for enterprise software with modern, well-designed, real-time solutions. Founded in 2002, we began with strategic SAP implementations and project turnarounds. In 2007, we committed to the professional services industry to fully understand their processes and develop solutions catered to the problems and opportunities found within the operations. With all of our technologies backed by the largest software platform in the world, we have become the global practice management solution of choice for some of the largest firms in the world. Fulcrum GT's commitment to strategic, digital transformation and client success is unparalleled in the professional services industry.