#165703

Senior Visual Designer

Location:
Montreal,Quebec,Canada
Job Terms:
Temporary
Posted By:
Agata Kijanka
Date:
03/11/2021

Job Description:

We are seeking a Senior Visual Designer to support the UX team aligned with our financial services client, which is one of the most reputable design teams in the industry. It is known for consistently delivering innovative, award-winning apps, platforms and strategies used by internal teams and clients of the firm. The team is comprised of Interaction Designers, Visual Designers and UX Developers based in London, New York, Montreal, Glasgow, Mumbai, Pune and Hong Kong, and delivers user-centered digital solutions on a global scale. Known for their open, creative and collaborative team culture and highly valued skillset, the 35 person team thrives on challenging the status quo and delivering solutions that create tangible benefits for both users and the business.  

The Senior Visual Designer will be responsible for the visual design of user interfaces for web-based, hand-held, and desktop applications. The role will start remotely and move onsite once restrictipons are lifted. 
 

The ideal candidate:
- Is detail-oriented
- Is fascinated with how the visual design of information systems impacts use and understanding
- Likes to create innovative visualizations of complex information and data
- Has proven client management skills
- Is comfortable with the User Centered Design process and looks for ways to improve it
- Understands and has opinions about current industry best practices
- Is experienced with designing transactional user interfaces
- Balances an academic interest in best practices with tactical solutions
- Desires to define innovative solutions whilst being commercially minded
- Manages client expectations and own time efficiently
- Enjoys collaborating with product owners and business analysts to design solutions

The Visual Designer will be need to be able to:
- Follow an iterative User-Centered Design Processes
- Work collaboratively in cross-disciplinary design teams
- Create detailed Interaction and User Interface Designs
- Create innovative visual language for User Interfaces
- Define and create Design Systems & Style Guides

Requirements:

Strong Visual Design Skills with at least 8+ years of relevant experience. 
Strong verbal and written and presentation Skills 
Financial Services industry experience a plus

Technical Skills:

Sketch, Invision, Adobe Suite, Figma