Our client has an immediate need for a Senior UI/UX Designer to join their web application team. This new role offers the opportunity to help build and launch leading-edge financial data and analytic software products for the company and its growing capital markets clientele.
Work with business users and a team of application developers to translate requirements into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups and prototypes.
Conduct user research, interviews and surveys, in order to ensure a great user experience and iterate upon the designs.
Make recommendations on how current processes can be improved as this area of the development team continues to mature.
Mentor junior designers.
Ability to work as part of a cross-functional team to build user experiences that are functional, intuitive and look great.
In order to be successful in this role, you must have extensive experience with:
Requirements Analysis, Interface & Interaction Design, Prototyping & Mockups, Usability Testing, and Design Optimization
Proficient in design software (e.g. Photoshop, Illustator)
Proficient in prototype/mockup software (e.g. Sketch, Balsamiq, Zeplin)
Excellent communication skills
Additionally, experience with the following is preferred but not required:
Knowledge of Web Accessibility and testing tools (e.g. Lighthouse, Google Accessibility Developer Tools)
Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
Experience working as a member of an Agile development team (as opposed to as part of a separate design department).