Digital Payments UX Designer

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts January 2022
Duration 40 hours/week, 6 months
Status Freelance
Rate $70+ per hour, DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking for a UX Designer to join their consumer payments team, hybrid, onsite in NYC and remote, for at least 6 months.

The Digital Payments UX Designer will create experiences that impact millions of people and small businesses who send and request money every day!

The ideal Digital Payments UX Designer has a knack for solving knotty problems through crude prototypes, the poise and grit to socialize solutions with top product partners, a passion for the consumer payments space, and the desire to see through the customers' eyes.

UX Designer Ideal Qualities and Experience
Thrive in collaborative, team-oriented, cross-functional environments
Have a passion for creating simple, beautiful solutions to complex problems
Skillful at applying different design tools in creating user flows, storyboards, and prototypes to explore concepts and tell the story behind the design
Have a growth mindset, value inclusion, and able to bring your real self to work
Have designed for both mobile and web
Receptive to feedback and able to rapidly iterate, concept, and prototype solutions
Can take designs from early concept to detailed delivery

Digital Payments UX Designer Responsibilities
Lead design driven programs through the discovery to build phases in collaboration with Product and Engineering
Map end to end customer experiences for payment products exposing the many non-digital moments which makes up the true customer experience
Develop web/mobile user experiences based on data and user research which youll take all the way into production leveraging the existing Design System
Work with engineers to ensure accurate creation and deployment of your work is executed
Participate in user research by collaborating with researchers in hypothesis development as well as the practical creation of artifacts needed for both exploratory and evaluative approaches
Keep up-to-date with trends, techniques, and software

Digital Payments UX Designer Requirements
12+ years of experience designing end-to-end customer experiences solutions and delivering them to market
A portfolio that demonstrates your design-thinking approach and delivery of user-centered product solutions
Experience in supporting user researchers with the artifacts needed for studies that contribute to your work
Effective communication of design rationale and ability to defend your solutions
Awareness and practical understanding of current technologies, platforms, and design trends
Understanding of how design translates to code; skilled at partnering with scrum teams to realize the design vision
Experience developing solutions based on existing design systems or component libraries, and contributing to them


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