Sr. UX Designer

McLean, VA
Job Terms:
60-85/hr. DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Cassandra Beard

Job Description:

AQUENT is seeking a Senior UX Designer to join a Fortune 100 FinTech organization in McLean, VA / Tyson’s Corner. This role is a contract to hire opportunity with a dedicated team of 25 designers working on cutting edge machine learning and AI platforms.

This is truly an amazing opportunity to work for a Fortune 100 company, with a great culture who has a slew of successful financial products - you will know these products & have seen commercials for them. This team will be putting out the first new product in years!!!! Did we mention this organization prioritizes and truly values design? This role is a contract to hire opportunity. 

As a UX Designer, this will be an excellent fit for you if: 

  • You want to work on end to end product design 
  • You are strong at presenting to stakeholders and leaders across an organization 
  • You not only have top of the line design skills, but you consider yourself a strategic influencer when it comes to pushing design decisions 
  • You are ready to move away from the churn and burn of putting out new products, and are ready to be apart of a product from the ground up & are in it for the long drive 

UX Designer Responsibilities:

  • Working with tech, business and creative partners
  • Doing customer research and interviews (good news here, you can walk right over to your customer).
  • Understanding the needs of internal teams & the business
  • Building out designs in Sketch
  • Prototyping in Invision
  • Presenting designs in meetings with teams across the org
  • Working within a design team and partnering with other cross-functional teams

UX Designer Requirements:

  • 5+ years as a true UX Designer, with experience at each stage of the design process
  • Experience from a Fortune 100 - Fortune 500 client 
  • Experience designing products & human-centered design
  • Experience building out designs in Sketch, prototyping in Invision
  • Preferred experience from a FinTech or technology-centered organization
  • Experience designing modern, clean and easy to use internal dashboards and platforms
  • Highly collaborative and adaptable
  • Ability to operate with minimal direction and navigate ambiguous environments
  • Experience presenting to various teams and stakeholders
  • Experience politely pushing back on design ideas

Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

 - AQUENT offers an amazing benefits package. For every hour you work – we'll subsidize up to 85% of your medical, vision and dental premium.

 - A team of agents that are invested in your career. We offer resume and portfolio review, interview prep and access to online training.  

 - We offer the only referral program that continues to give back.  Earn a cash bonus for every hour your referral works for up to 6 months.

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR