UX Designer

Location Jersey City , NJ (Hybrid)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 40 hours/week, 6 months
Status Freelance to Full-Time
Rate $55+ per hour, DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking for a UX Designer to join their team for 3 months with the intent to extend or convert to full-time.

This is a hybrid role, onsite in NJ (Hudson County, easily commutable by public transportation) Wednesdays, Thursdays and every other Friday.

Experience working on complicated flows is ideal; enterprise and or financial services experience is preferred but not required.

The hiring manager prefers to see evidence of conducting user research in a portfolio and complicated flows since they do a lot of journey mapping and intense workflow applications.

The UX Designer will leverage a deep understanding of research and experience design for digital products in this hands on, individual contributor role, directly responsible for decisions that form client and advisor experiences!

The UX Designer will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team that includes other researchers, product designers, content writers, product managers, engineers, and business partners who share a passion for delivering unique and innovative financial digital products and services of all kinds, including trading and advice platforms.

UX Designer Duties & Qualifications:
At least 2 years of experience is required
Responsible for all stages of UX design and must think strategically while executing with great attention to detail
Must have the ability to successfully collaborate with other designers, product managers, and tech engineers to develop innovative, user- friendly, products as well as provide solutions for critical areas within the user-flow
Must have a solid understanding of user-centered design principles, absolute comfort working with HTML and CSS, excellent visual design skills, great technical know-how, and proven expertise in designing for the Web/Digital experiences
Help define the user model(s) and user interface for new and existing products and features
Develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
Gauge the usability of new and existing products, and making constructive suggestions for change
Concept and develop new and engaging experiences for the user base

This is a freelance to full-time UX Designer opportunity starting ASAP!

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

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