System Designer

San Fransisco, CA
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Sara El-Shami

Job Description:

Aquent is looking for a System Designer for our Fortune 500 financial client in SF, CA. This is full time, remote, 12+  months with full benefits - medical, dental, 401K. 


Think in terms of design systems and their impact, not just screens.

Take high-level design directions and fully build out responsive, production ready files for hand-off with engineering considering system patterns, guidelines and tech requirements.

Consider all design requirements needed to develop a consistent design library and dig into the details to document clear and thorough guidelines.

Write and document guidelines in collaboration with design and engineering teams.

Create components in collaboration with product design teams and leaders.

Create templates and design kits in collaboration with the design team & maintain final design artifacts within Figma.

Act as a leader and self-starter within the team.

Partner with engineers as they build and ship components.

Basic Qualifications:

At least 2 years of Design Experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Understand web-based interface and interaction patterns along with best practices for various platforms  

Exercise human centered design and UX practices

Experience as a system designer and has worked within established brand guidelines and style guides

Experience building detailed design hand-off files for engineeringAre comfortable enough with HTML and CSS to work closely with engineers to implement designs

Like to work collaboratively within cross-disciplinary teams, as well as ability to work independently

Can clearly communicate your design decisions with the team and craft elegant presentation and storytelling capabilities

Are proficient with Figma, Invision, Adobe CC, etc.

Can juggle multiple priorities at once, efficiently meeting deadlines with little managerial oversight and is flexible

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