UX Designer

Location Cincinnati, OH (Fully remote)
Starts This week
Duration 3 months at least
Status Freelance
Rate Around $45/hour; depending on experience
Calling all UX designers who have experience working for a financial and/or SaaS company! Our financial technology client is looking for a UX designer to join their team.

This is an offsite freelance role that will last three months and be 40 hours per week. You will need your own laptop and access to Sketch.

The UX designer will be responsible for:
- User research, defining product specifications, creating digital assets and utilizing data combined with user feedback to guide product design/development
- Identifying opportunities for product enhancement
- Analyzing how product features tie in with market needs and consumer segments
- Sketching drafts of concepts and product direction
- Setting design requirements based on style guide and brand direction
- Turning concepts into design spec and prototypes to test functionality
- Improving the design of existing products
- Gathering qualitative and quantitative feedback from product users
- Working closely with team members to make sure everyone is aligned on the best solution for the client/user

The UX designer must have:
- 4+ years of work in user experience or product design
- Real world experience building focus groups and getting user feedback prior to development cycles
- Experience working in agile product development methodologies
- Financial industry experience (preferred)
- Experience working for a SaaS company (preferred)
- Experience working on web app platform projects
- Proficiency and application of color, space, typography, iconography, illustration and UX best practices
- Strong sense of style and aesthetics
- Experience with user testing, validation and gathering feedback
- Experience in Sketch
- Great time management skills
- Ability to look at business problems, leverage data to identify solutions and drive execution into the product roadmaps

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

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.