Product Designer - Peninsula Area

Starts mid-November
Duration 6+ months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $58/hour DOE
Our client, a major financial institution, needs a Product Designer to join their team for a 6+ month contract, 40 hours/week. Work will be primarily remote, but must be able to go to Palo Alto occasionally.

In this exciting opportunity the Product Designer will join a highly collaborative team responsible for creating internal and external-facing web and mobile applications, with an emphasis on mobile first design!

Top responsibilities:
- Communicate complex information using interaction design tools, including journey maps, storyboards, service blueprints, task flows, wireframes, etc.
- Deliver end to end product design from conception to launch
- Apply, maintain, and build upon design systems to ensure consistent designs
- Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams of designers, engineers, researchers, product managers, and subject matter experts
- Understand and document user research findings and iterate designs based on feedback
- Deliver wireframes, screen flows, high-fidelity screens, and visual assets to support the
product development process
- Create click-through prototypes, presentations, and videos to showcase product vision and get buy-in from key stakeholders

Required skills / qualifications for the ideal Product Designer:
- BA and 4+ years of product design experience
- Be familiar with Agile and Design Thinking Methodology
- Ability to communicate abstract design concepts visually in a clear and engaging manner
- Proficiency in design, prototyping, and presentation software such as Sketch, Adobe Suite, Invision, and Keynote

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: