#121652

UX / UI Design Lead

Location:
New York, NY
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Amy Izzo
Date:
08/10/2017

Job Description:

Our large financial/banking client seeks a UX Lead Designer for a digital team focused on developing B2B Fintech (web & mobile) digital products. This role is a full time, open-ended contract role with opportunity to convert to full-time employment.

You will lead a cross-discipline team of designer, planners, and researchers to develop innovative optimized digital tools for banking/financial services. Seeking Lead with a dynamic background to lend a fresh perspective to this visionary team that is changing the way the world interfaces with banking tools & technology.

Responsibilities:

• Lead a cross-discipline experience design team to invent and execute breakthrough solutions.

• Manage all projects using Design Thinking principles with agile methods.

• Serve as SME in the field of design, information architecture, writing, strategy, or production.

• Co-create Design briefs and set expectations for deliverables.

• Present concepts to internal stakeholders -- charismatic story telling skills are a must.

• Accountability for the effective utilization of resources

• Be the voice of the customer

 

Experience and requirements:

• 7+ years of experience designing rich interactive experiences & digital products.

• Experience leading Design &UX resources

• Deep knowledge of the Design Thinking methodology and experience leading teams through the process of investigation, ideation and implementation

• Associates or Bachelor's Degree in related field

• Experience in both web and mobile tool development

• Strong understanding of interaction design, site architecture, and designing intuitive user interfaces and navigation

• Proven expertise in time and project management

• Exceptional communication (written and verbal) and public speaking skills