#159828

Senior UX Designer

Location:
San Fransisco, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
08/31/2020
Posted By:
Sara El-Shami
Date:
07/21/2020

Job Description:

Aquent has an exciting opportunity for a Senior UX Designer with our Fortune 500 Financial client in San Francisco. This is a full time, 6-month assignment with full benefits - medical, dental, 401K. This person will be responsible for collaborating with tech leads, product managers, developers, system architects, and design teams on research activities, strategy sessions, ideation, design, and testing of new product concepts. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Build empathy and be an advocate for our customers through participation in human-centered research and design
  • Translate user needs, style guides, and requirements into elegant solutions for complex problems
  • Collaborate with designers in other lines of business to establish patterns and best practices at a platform level
  • Leverage analytics tools to measure success, present opportunities, and support decision-making
  • Utilize Lean and Agile methodologies
  • Present design concepts and research findings to partners and senior leadership
  • Lead and mentor; contribute to the growth of your design team and foster a collaborative team spirit


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a design or related field
  • At least 7 years of experience with UX/Product design
  • At least 2 years of experience working with Enterprise teams
  • At least 2 years of experience with prototyping and using tools such as InVision
  • At least 2 years of agency experience
  • Experience working in highly technical spaces
  • Experience working closely with developers
  • At least 1 year of experience with Design Thinking, Lean UX, or similar framework that focuses on defining user needs early
  • Strong visual design/illustration skills

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