Visual Designer - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Mid-October
Duration 12 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $44/hour , depending on experience
Our finance client is seeking a Visual Designer with 5 years of experience for a 12 month contract, 40 hours/week, starting in Mid-October. If hired, must obtain IBM Enterprise Design Thinking certification within 2 months of hire.

The Visual Designer must be a strategic designer that has experience both using design thinking to discover and deliver solutions and is a thought leader in the application of human-centered design principles to organizational challenges.

Visual Designer Responsibilities:
- Identify key user insights and translate them into user objectives using prototyping and testing
- Evangelize "Design excellence" within the organization, sharing a deep appreciation for client and branch impact
- Effectively communicate in verbal and written venues to present strategic opportunities, aligned to firm strategy/goals/objectives
- Develop strategic roadmaps that clearly articulate the journey toward an ideal end-user experience and business outcomes.
- Partner with subject matter experts, business owners, and those skilled in multiple business process disciplines to define user and business capabilities needed to deliver new/improved experiences.
- Partner with Strategic Consultants to guide teams through problem definition and the capabilities or disciplines needed to solve problems.
- Develop user experiences and/or processes that have firm-wide benefits and impact.

Visual Designer Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
- 2+ years of Design Thinking experience preferred and 2+ years of Adobe/Sketch/InVision
- Financial Services or FinTech exposure preferred
- Must be able to learn and communicate the principles of design, iterative improvement, design thinking, qualitative analysis, and change management to a wide variety of audiences
- Must be able to engage and inspire a wide variety of team members for quick and effective engagement
- Must be able to manage/lead large-scale efforts

OCT. 2020

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: