UX / UI Designer

Hartford, CT
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Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Our large financial services client located in Hartford CT is seeking a UX Designer for a longterm contract assignment onsite. Focused on improving the Business Customer Journey.


• Create personas through user research and data 

• Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success 

• Translate concepts into user flows, wireframe, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences 

• Conduct usability testing and gather feedback 

• Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate designs 

• Familiarity with Sketch is required. 

• High familiarity with user interfaces and responsive grids is required. 

• 2-4 years’ experience in this field is preferred. 

• Familiarity with UserZoom or other user research platforms is preferred. 



Must be on-site in Hartford 

Must be familiar with the full scope of UX 

Work in Agile, 2 week sprints - Note: they are using a full business approach so Agile is new to many team members 

Two key strengths needed are: 

1) Wireframing 

2) Usability Testing 

Users are business owners, customers and agents 

Must be able to understand research, interpret results and do a mock-up Journey mapping and sketching 

Products are both new and enhancing of existing products. 

Prefers 3-5 yrs experience 


Client Description:



Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)


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