UX Designer - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Next Month
Duration 40 hours/week, 3 months
Status Freelance
Rate $30+ per hour, DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking for a UX Designer, who has interaction design experience, to join their team for 3 months of freelance with the possibility to extend or convert to full-time!

The UX Designer will work on projects that will be consumer facing and also projects for internal employees within the claims, dispute, card, and fraud operations units.

The hiring manager is looking for a portfolio that showcases how you solved the problems vs. just the design.

Experience working on products (doesn't have to be from finance) that have multiple touchpoints is ideal.

UX Designer Responsibilities
· Understand the different phases of user research and product design process
· Translate user needs, business objectives, and design systems into elegant client experiences through journey mapping, service blueprints, user flows, prototypes, visual communication, etc.
· Design through wireframes and prototypes at different levels of fidelity
· Understand and apply WCAG (web content accessibility guidelines) to designs
· Familiar with a variety of user research applied methods
· Identify usability issues based on heuristic evaluation and gap analysis
· Under direction, execute processes and produce artifacts in support of initiatives
· Assist in research and analysis
· Work in agile scrum and understand that process

UX Designer Qualifications
· 2+ years of experience working as a user experience professional, preferably some as an interaction designer
· Ability to connect and empathize with clients and articulate well
· Exceptional skills in digital tools and processes
· Understanding of how designs translate to code
· Proficient with wireframing and prototyping in Figma
· Academic and applied knowledge in one or more related areas including: UX Design, Interaction Design, Product Design, Service Design, Design Research, Psychology, Anthropology, Prototyping, Strategy
· Financial services experience preferred but not required

Please note this is a summary of our client's full job description so if you are selected for an interview please review the full copy from us to prepare.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc301@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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