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User Experience Designer (22845 - 1) JC

Location:
Jersey City (Pershing Plaza)
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Competitive
posted by:
Benjamin Levoy
Date:
05/18/2017

Job Description:

We are looking for a passionate, energetic and highly creative UX designer to design easy-to-use, intuitive and enjoyable experiences for our flagship wealth management platform used by thousands of financial professionals. You will join a well-established user experience team and you will have the opportunity to shape the design of both web-based and mobile applications. You will partner with our product management team to conceptualize and bring to life product ideas. The position offers the opportunity to practice and grow your experience design skills in all areas of the user-centered design discipline.

Location: Jersey City

Duration: 6-12 Months with option of extension

Exp: 5-8 Years exp

Preferred: ***FIn sector exp... + Transactional, Billing, Trading site experience preferred****

  • Experience in FIn Serv sector a major plus
  • Looking for Seasoned UX Leads to redesign their Wealth Mgt Platforms.
  • Prototyping, wire-framing is req
  • Talking with end users and stakeholders is req
  • Finalizing the business requirement
  • Improve the business flows
  • Tools: Axure, Creative Cloud, Sketch a plus
  • Managing User Feedback
  • Understanding of Transactional/Billing/trading sites a major Plus
  • Asset transfers from acounts/sites
  • Ability to simply the functionality and flows of sites

Responsibilities:

•           Partners with business analysts and product managers to translate business and user
requirements into successful, innovative UX design solutions

•           Analyzes user requirements and business needs through use cases and user flows

•           Creates design concepts, storyboards, information architecture, wireframes, detailed user
interface designs, interactive prototypes and user interface specifications for our financial applications

•           Lead the visual design activities for medium size and large projects

•           Produce brand standards and visual assets that are re-usable across our platforms

•           Collaborates with the visual designers of the user experience team to help produce
visually appealing designs

•           Works closely with development and testing teams in the implementation and testing of
user interfaces

•           Creates and maintains user experience guidelines and design standards

•           Helps in the planning and execution of user research studies such as contextual inquiries,
user surveys and usability tests.

 

Qualifications:

•           Knowledge of user centered design methodologies and activities.

•           Passion for UI design and attention to design detail

•           Ability to demonstrate product concepts through design and translate such concepts into
detailed user interfaces and prototypes

•           Expert level knowledge of Axure, Balsamiq or related prototyping tools

•           Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud applications

•           Understanding of web and mobile technologies

•           Excellent verbal and written communication skills

•           6-8 years of experience in designing digital products and platforms. A strong interest
and/or experience in financial services a definite plus.

•           Bachelor’s degree in user experience design, industrial/visual design, human computer
interaction, psychology or a related discipline.

 

 

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•           Degree Required: Bachelor of Science in Human Computer interaction, Digital Design, Industrial Design, Visual Design, Psychology, Computer Science with emphasis on Design or other related field.

•           Looking for interaction design / prototyping skills (Axure, Sketch, Adobe Creative Cloud), wireframing, User-centered design processes

•           5-8 years of experience preferred

•           Financial experience strongly preferred.

•           Degree Required: Bachelor of Science in Human Computer interaction, Digital Design, Industrial Design, Visual Design, Psychology, Computer Science with emphasis on Design or other related field.

•           Looking for  Strong interaction design / prototyping skills (Axure, Sketch, Adobe Creative Cloud), wireframing, User-centered design processes