Senior Visual Designer

Location Norwalk, CT (Fully remote)
Starts As soon as the proper candidate is identified
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Competitive pay and bonus!
Our client, a financial data and software company is looking for a Senior Visual Designer to join their team.

To be considered, the Senior Visual Designer must:-Have experience working on large-scale applications -Understands complex data sets, what the user needs, and the best way to visually present information-Must be able to maintain design systems integrity and consistency working across mobile, web, desktop, etc.

The Senior Visual Designer Responsibilities:
-Help manage portions of the visual design strategy for all our clients products, including desktop, mobile, & web while influencing the development of the overall design system
-Design pixel perfect high-fidelity mockups & specifications that represent visual display and workflow
-Apply expert knowledge of branding, typography, organization, hierarchy, color theory, patterns, and interaction design principles
-Collaborate on cross-functional project teams which will include any combination of user researchers, designers, product managers, business stakeholders, SME's and engineers; advocate for and as necessary, lead - lean UX practices amongst Agile (or non-Agile) product teams
-Transform ideas, mockups, & data into high quality, meaningful designs; iterate design solutions based on team feedback to ensure all business, user, & engineer requirements are met
-Manage multiple large-scale projects & determine resources needed to fulfill requirements; remain flexible through project revisions keeping keen attention to detail
-Help oversee more junior designers; ensure they are collaborating with front-end developers and engineering to create HTML and CSS-friendly designs which meet the Design System specifications; continuously elevate their skill set and promote exploration of industry best practices
-Communicate potential issues to the Creative Director & manage smaller design related issues within UX and project teams as they arise
-Remain current on design software and product design trends and communicate them to the larger visual design team as they pertain to our work and processes
-Possess an in-depth understanding of data visualization and interpret how to translate complex data in a more intuitive manner
-Gain an in-depth understanding of financial clients, products, and workflows

The Senior Visual Designer Qualifications:
-8+ years experience in a previous design role with a software or agency environment
-A portfolio of work demonstrating mastery of visual and interaction design principles, specifically application design
-Must have large scale application experience
-A deep understanding of user centered design methodology, UX principles and product development roles
-Multi-platform responsive and adaptive design experience
-Data visualization skills highly preferred (think charting, not infographics)
-Capable of handling complex projects from inception to completion with minimal oversight
-Demonstrated fluency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, iOS and Android platforms
-Proficiency in Figma (preferred) or Sketch, and Illustrator
-Ability to present design vision in document and spoken forms, influence stakeholders and leadership, and successfully defend your design choices
-Excellent spoken and written communication skills
-Strong idea-generation and brainstorming skills; ability to distill information and problem-solve effectively
-Previous experience overseeing, managing, and mentoring a small team of designers
-Strong org.,multi-tasking, & time management skills
-Experience designing enterprise software solutions in the financial industry or corporate sector is a strong plus

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


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